Going to seed . . .

30 Aug

Goldfinch hovering

This right here is why it’s sometimes okay to let weeds take over.  Sure they are prickly and non-native and all that jazz but oh the goldfinches love them!

For more beautiful birds to enjoy, go to Bird Photography Weekly.

PS.  Just found out that my step-mother, Babette Donaldson, is a published author. Go see! It’s pretty cool!


5 Responses to “Going to seed . . .”

  1. Phil Thompson 30 August, 2009 at 11:20 am #

    watch out Liz!…that’s a scottish thistle!… he he.

  2. Crafty green poet 30 August, 2009 at 11:34 am #

    our goldfinches love the seeds at this time of year too

  3. Neil 30 August, 2009 at 9:00 pm #

    Weeds have there place not only for birds but for Butterflies as well. Great photo.

  4. Pam 31 August, 2009 at 4:52 am #

    I love seeing the birds eating the seeds. Very cool about your step-mother! The books look really cute!

  5. kelly 31 August, 2009 at 8:22 pm #

    …weeds are good! I let lots of mine grow and the birds love them! Lovely photos of the happy goldfinch! Your step-mom’s tea series looks very cute! I would have loved it when I was a kid (I love it now!!).

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