Thursday, May 17, 2012

Red-Headed Woodpecker


I have been watching him/her in the yard for a
couple of weeks and finally got one picture
from 60' away (not very
good quality). Males and females
are the same colors. That is a
pecan in his/her mouth.

6 comments :

  1. What a gorgeous woodpecker, I have never seen that variety in my neck of the woods... thanks for sharing.

    Hugs
    Jody

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  2. What a great photo! They really are hard to get a good photo of and this one is so unusual with a pecan! I wonder what he will do with that? heehee!

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  3. Are you busy, busy getting ready for the fall show>, I am still way behind. We are going antiquing down in Mount Dora this weekend, they are having their extravaganza, you might want to visit this one day, you would love it!

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    1. Hi Cyndy..thanks for stopping by...well... I am not as busy as I should be. I was going to get a lot done today..my husband went to Green Cove for a military meeting...and it is almost 4:00 and haven't sewed a stitch...and he will be home around 6:00. I'm also busy with the garden. We grow and freeze about 60% of the veggies we eat all year and that can be time consuming. The yellow squash,zucchini,spinach, rutabaga will be gone in a couple weeks and then the tomatoes, bell pepper,and carrots start getting ripe and the okra produces until fall.
      I think I remember something you posted last year about swimming with the manatees...you visited near you. My daughter lives in Tallahassee and I think the kids ( ages 5 and 3) would like it..I told her that I would check with you. If you think of anything, please let me know.

      Have a good week
      Maxie

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  4. Hello Maxie
    beautiful picture of the woodpecker. We had one hanging upside down on our hummingbird feeder yesterday, seems every time they are close enough to get a good shot I do not have my camera, then they play with me and I can't get a picture LOL
    Brenda

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  5. nice post thanks for sharing...looking for to visit more...blessings

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