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Hummingbird Garden book

Hummingbird Garden book

In The Hummingbird Garden, bird and gardening expert Mathew Tekulsky uncovers the simple steps any gardener can take to attract and enjoy one of nature’s most beautiful creatures. He introduces the reader to hummingbird habits and reveals the regions where they live and migrate.

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Columbine (Aquilegia hybrida) FLOWER Seeds

Columbine – McKana’s Giant Mix – Aquilegia hybrida

Perennial Hybrid. Colorful perennial with long spurred flowers. This woodland species prefers rich soil and partial shade. Pack covers approximately 10 sq ft if broadcast. When plants reach 4″, thin to 12″ – 18″ apart. Keep the seeds cool and moist for 3-4 weeks to dramatically improve germination rates. Blooms second spring from seed.

Flowers: Multi-colored flowers. Blooms in summer

Attracts: Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies

Soil: Prefers rich, moist soil

Native: Europe

USDA Zone: 3-10

Planting Depth: 1/8″

Days to Germinate: 21-28 Days

Height At Maturity: 2′-3′

Sun/Shade Requirements: Shade

Water Needs: Moderate Water

Description

‘McKana Giant’ is an extra large flowered Columbine available in a wide assortment of colors. The flowers either face outwards or are nodding. Once the perennial begins blooming flowers can be expected for 4 to 6 weeks. Removing spent flowers helps to encourage new flower growth. McKana Giants large blossoms are good for cutting, but they only last a few days once removed from the plant.

How to grow

Columbines are perfect for the middle of a sunny, moisture retentive border. They attract butterflies and bees. Columbine is also a great choice for rock gardens, naturalizing and they make beautiful accent in a bouquet of cut flowers or arrangements.

Note: Columbine seed needs to be chilled for 3 to 4 weeks before it will germinate. Place the entire seed package in the refrigerator for 3 to 4 weeks… then sow as usual.

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Hummingbirds (Readers Advance(TM) Science Readers)

Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds

Have you ever seen a bird so small that you weren’t sure that it was a bird? It was probably a hummingbird!

This nonfiction book, Hummingbirds, reveals what is unique about this tiny creature and much more! Includes a glossary of bold-faced vocabulary words, reading activities, an index of terms, and an answer key.

Reading Level: 3, Fountas and Pinnell: Level O, Interest Level: 3–6.

The Readers Advance(TM)Science, Mark Twain Media series is a perfect Common Core resource to support the development of nonfiction reading skills.

The selected science topics correspond to the most popular science topics currently being taught at each grade level.

The high-interest, informational text is leveled to the respected Fountas and Pinnell Guided Reading leveling system to ensure a young reader’s success.

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Sweet Nectar Hummingbird Porcelain Curved Lithophane Nightlight

“Sweet Nectar CURVED Porcelain Lithophane Nightlight , Our most popular Lithophane product is the plug-in night light. First invented in France in 1827, a Lithophane is a porcelain engraving that virtually comes alive when illuminated from behind! The image is created by a panel of different thicknesses of translucent, kiln-fired porcelain. A breathtakingly detailed picture in warm sepia tones emerge when lit. The small shadow in our pictures is due to photographic light and is not visible in your home. These illuminated artworks are so detailed, that they will amaze you for years to come. Our Night Lights are the perfect gift, reasonably priced and nicely gift boxed.They include history and care literature. Each panel is approx. size 3.5 inches x 4.5 inches. They are also available in other styles in our store. Some in color. UL Listed.”

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Hummingbirds – 2014 Calendar

Hummingbirds calendar for 2014

Hummingbirds calendar for 2014

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Nectar Cafe Aspen 16 Ounce Plastic Hummingbird Feeder with 4 Feeding Stations

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Homestead Hummingbird Nectar Liquid Concentrate

Homestead Hummingbird Nectar Liquid Concentrate

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Nectar the Hummingbird – Ty Beanie Babies

Nectar the Hummingbird

RETIRED

The smallest bird you’ll ever see
Flies as swiftly as can be
You might miss her if you blink
She moves faster than you think!

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Aspects 384 Nectar Guard Tips

The nectar guard tips easily slide on to the feeding port on the underside of the feeder cover. Then flexible membrane in the center of each tip easily opens when hummingbirds insert their beaks to feed and close up tight when beaks are removed. The tips create a barrier flying insects can’t penetrate. It includes 12 tips per pack. For use with hummzinger ultra and fancy hummingbird feeders.

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Stokes Select 38533 Clear Hummingbird Liquid Concentrate

Stokes Select Nectar contains no Artificial dyes. Developed with all-natural colors and natural flavors. Formulations in nectar found in flowers to attract more hummingbirds.

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