I did wonder where they nested, but this year I don’t have to wonder. I have a large, noisy family of them right in my back yard.
(be sure to click on photos to enlarge)
|Hiding in plain sight|
Verdin (Auriparus flaviceps) in a mesquite tree
Peeking out of the pyracantha
|Finally visible! |
Eating an insect on a branch of the lemon tree.
I will gladly welcome more of these birds and any other insect eaters to the garden.