Rufous Hummingbird, sitting on a garden feeder, Denman Island, BC, Canada
When feeding at a hummingbird feeders, Rufous hummingbirds like to perch if they can.
A Rufous Hummingbird Eyeing on Nectar
Male Rufous Hummingbirds are brightly colored, with a reddish-orange face.
Young Rufous Hummingbird and nest
Rufous hummingbird females feed the young hummingbirds, who eventually leave the nest and fly around three weeks old.
Flying Rufous Hummingbird - Selasphorus rufus. Hand drawn vector illustration of a hovering male Rufous hummingbird with iridescent orange-red throat patch on transparent background.
They favor red-colored flowers but also eat insects.