Speak Up: Hummingbirds spreading wings quickly in Delaware, Round 2


They’ve been seen around the honeysuckle at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge’s visitor center. And flying around the refuge’s milkwood. And on flowers near its Finis Pool. But those are hardly the only hummingbird landing spots in Delaware.

  • I’ve seen a couple in Millsboro over the last week! — Ruth L. Sorge
  • We’ve had one male back so far in southern New Castle County. — Ellen Serwik
  • Oh, good. I have the feeder ready. — Letitia Schuman
  • Wow! That’s awesome! Can’t wait till they come to Pennsylvania. I’ve been waiting. — Angie Kauffman
  • Saw one yesterday in Dagsboro. — Maureen Graves
  • My brother had one at his petunia hanging basket, near Marydel, on Friday. I have my four feeders out but no sightings yet at my home, near Dover. — Donna Bobzin
  • Had two in Smyrna area April 13. — Victoria Ford
  • I better get my feeder out. — Linda Moore
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