Thursday, July 26, 2012

Fun Hummingbird Facts

Handcrafted in USA hummingbird feeders in the gift shop
Hummingbird visiting some flowers at the Cafe
  • The bright radiant color on hummingbirds comes from iridescent coloring like on a soap bubble or prism.
  • Hummingbirds are very smart and they can remember every flowerthey have been to, and how long it will take a flower to refill.
  • Hummingbirds can see ultraviolet light.
  • A hummingbird's tongue is grooved like the shape of a "W".
  • The hummingbird's body temperature is around 107 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • An average sized hummingbird will have about 940 feathers.
  • A hummingbird baby is generally smaller than a penny.

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