Pollinator Week: Got Nectar?
Looks like someone's had a busy day of pollinating while filling up on the sweet stuff!
Hummer's choice-of-the-moment: a dwarf spurred snapdragon (Linaria maroccana) from West Coast Seeds' Hummingbird Blend of 15 vibrant & nectar-abundant wildflower species.
But just how do these micro-birds manage to efficiently extract the nectar so deep within their flavourite flowers? This cheesy-yet-informative video may have the answers you seek! And I'm not being tongue-in-beak about that.