Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-20 Thread Peter Saracino
1 9:19 PM > *To:* Cayuga birds > *Subject:* [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms > > Folks - a question. > Today I watched a male Cardinal in a cherry tree. He was picking at the > blossoms, putting them in his mouth, then quickly discarding them. He was > grabbin

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-20 Thread Dave K
: bounce-125558311-25047...@list.cornell.edu on behalf of Peter Saracino Sent: Monday, April 19, 2021 9:19 PM To: Cayuga birds Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms Folks - a question. Today I watched a male Cardinal in a cherry tree. He was picking at the blossoms, putting them

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Donna Lee Scott
t; mailto:bounce-125558311-87248...@list.cornell.edu>> on behalf of Peter Saracino mailto:petersarac...@gmail.com>> Date: Monday, April 19, 2021 at 9:19 PM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L mailto:cayugabird...@list.cornell.edu>> Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms Folks

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Peter Saracino
; bounce-125558311-87248...@list.cornell.edu> on behalf of Peter Saracino < > petersarac...@gmail.com> > *Date: *Monday, April 19, 2021 at 9:19 PM > *To: *CAYUGABIRDS-L > *Subject: *[cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms > > Folks - a question. > > Today I watched a male Ca

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Jill Holtzman Leichter
Maybe sucking on the nectar? Have you ever done that to a jasmine flower? Jill From: bounce-125558311-87248...@list.cornell.edu on behalf of Peter Saracino Date: Monday, April 19, 2021 at 9:19 PM To: CAYUGABIRDS-L Subject: [cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms Folks - a question

[cayugabirds-l] Cardinals and cherry blossoms

2021-04-19 Thread Peter Saracino
Folks - a question. Today I watched a male Cardinal in a cherry tree. He was picking at the blossoms, putting them in his mouth, then quickly discarding them. He was grabbing them from the stem end and not the blossom end. He was doing it for quite some time. The path beneath the trees was