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Koi Pond 1 – A Minute in the Garden 37 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Koi Pond in the Japanese garden at  Descanso Gardens in La Cañada Flintridge, California. (https://www.descansogardens.org/) Music: “Ripples” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Buy my photography on a variety of products […]

Hummingbird at the Feeder (Animated GIF)

A hummingbird captured at the feeder Read more on this topic: Video: Hummingbird at Feeder, Van Nuys, CA Hummingbird at the window #garden #bird #hummingbird #annashummingbird #nature #outdoors #closeup #wildlife DIY Recycle: Coffee Can bird feeder Photos: Hummingbird in the garden Video: Hummingbird around water fountain – Short – 8 secs

Allen’s Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) in my garden – January 2016 [Video] (2:40)

Allen’s Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) in my garden – January 2016 In this episode: Allen’s Hummingbirds (Selasphorus sasin) frequent our feeder this month. My friend, Keri from Animalbytes.net helped us identify the proper species and even gifted us the hummingbird guide linked below. Check out Animalbytes.net for more great nature, birding and wildlife information Garden and flower […]

In the Garden: Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) from September 11 & 12, 2015 [Video]

  A regular visitor to the garden, this Cooper’s Hawk appeared on both September 11 and 12, 2015. Two clips as the hawk sis, drinks and bathes in the birdbath. From Wikipedia… Cooper’s hawk (Accipiter cooperii) is a medium-sized hawk native to the North American continent and found from Southern Canada to Northern Mexico. As […]

Nuttall’s Woodpecker (Picoides nuttallii) in the Garden – August 15, 2015 [Video]

There are times when something catches our eye in the garden — something different from our usual assortment of finches, sparrows and mourning doves.  On this morning, my wife spotted a bird with different coloration – and moving in a different way — than our usual bird visitors. Our visitor looks to be a juvenile […]

Photo: In a Sicilian Garden #sicily #italy #cat #garden #outdoors #nature via Instagram

In a Sicilian Garden #sicily #italy #cat #garden #outdoors #nature via Instagram Follow me on Instagram Read more on this topic: Photo: Vinca #flower #flowerstagram #garden #plant #beauty #outdoors #pink #nature #naturelover via Instagram Photo: Gulf fritillary butterfly #nofilter #garden #nature #naturelover #insect #beauty #beautiful #butterfly #orange #outdoors via Instagram Photo: Get these Daylily cards […]

Video: Hummingbird – A Minute in the Garden 20 from A Gardener’s Notebook

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook The next in a series of garden minutes See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist   Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Twitter Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Circle A Gardener’s Notebook on Google+ Read more on […]

Video: Oregon Dark-eyed junco (Junco hyemalis), Van Nuys, CA, February 6, 2015

.  I recorded these Dark-eyed junco (Junco hyemalis) in early evening here in my San Fernando Valley garden. Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a Kindle to read it, though. Read it on your PC, Link: http://j.mp/fagnbook Watch all past episodes of “In the […]

Video: Hummingbird, Van Nuys, CA, February 3, 2015

.  Some additional footage from my new hummingbird feeder today. Up close and personal! (LAUGH) Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a Kindle to read it, though. Read it on your PC, Link: http://j.mp/fagnbook Watch all past episodes of “In the garden…” in this […]

Video: Hummingbird , Van Nuys, CA, January 31, 2015

.  The sunlight and window dust affect the quality of the video a bit, but it is a start. I hope to gather much more footage over the coming months with this new feeder placement. Check out my collection of gardening essays, “From A Gardener’s Notebook” now available as a Kindle eBook. (You don’t need a […]