Tag Archives: Cardinal Climber

Final hummingbird sighting for 2015

Our final hummingbird sighting for 2015 was September 12th and I think that was about the last time we made a post. If I remember correctly, our first sighting was almost a week earlier than usual. For the most part … Continue reading

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A few more hummingbird pictures from 2015

Below are a few more hummingbird pictures we took this year, 2015. With our hummingbird season coming to an end I certainly can say we had a lot of visitors this year. It seems like the longer we keep putting out … Continue reading

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How to attract hummingbirds

First, let me say that we live in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania so we usually only attract Ruby-throat hummingbirds. We start by putting out our first feeder(s) around April 15th and usually see our first visitors in about 2 … Continue reading

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Cardinal Climber and hummingbirds

Here’s a couple of pictures we took recently on our deck of the cardinal climber and the hummingbirds that visit every day. We grew it from seeds we got from Botanical Interests in a large container with about a 4′ … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds and Salvia ‘Wendy’s Wish’

Below are a couple pictures we took a few days ago of hummingbirds and our Salvia ‘Wendy’s Wish’. This is the first year we’ve had this plant. We live in an area where ‘Wendy’s Wish’ would be an annual so we’ll … Continue reading

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Hummingbird pictures in August 2014

Here’s a few hummingbird pictures we took the last couple of days while sitting on our deck near the three potted plants we’ve grown to attract hummingbirds. The three are the cardinal climber and salvia’s – Wendy’s Wish & Black … Continue reading

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Blue Porterweed (Stachytarpheta urticifolia)

Last year at this time we sent away for some Blue Porterweed (Stachytarpheta urticifolia) and Cardinal Climber seeds. We made a couple of posts since, one showing the seedlings and one showing the Cardinal Climber blooming but we never posted … Continue reading

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Cardinal Climber – Ipomoea x multifida

This Cardinal Climber – Ipomoea x multifida picture is of the first blooms from the plant grown from seeds that we previously posted about. We put a few plants and seeds in a hanging basket and now they are growing in every direction. … Continue reading

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Our Porterweed and Cardinal Climber seeds have arrived

Our Porterweed and Cardinal Climber seeds have arrived. We purchased our seeds online from Onalee Seeds & Plants. The ordering process was very easy, highly efficient and we got our seeds in a couple of days. Reason we got the … Continue reading

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