BASICS: "Hummingbirds.....where is the person, I ask, who, on observing this glittering fragment of the rainbow, would not pause, admire, and turn his mind with reverence..." (J. J. Audubon).
This is a blog about my summer life at the Baiting Hollow Hummingbird Sanctuary, at my winter garden, Calypso, in the Bahamas, and aspects of life in general.
This private sanctuary is now permanently closed to the general public, as a result of a lawsuit brought by a neighbor. Only my friends and personal guests may visit (

Sunday, August 14, 2011

CANCELLATION! - NOT open today.

The rain is heavier than I expected and looks to continue so we have to cancel. But we will post more open days later in the coming week: keep tuned!
Here is a nice image from friday, showing a hummingbird at shrimp plant. The little white flowers, not the colorful bracts, contain the nectar, and the hummer must learn to use these flowers. The plant is tropical and must be overwintered inside. Thanks to Linda Sullivan!

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