- Golden Eagle
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- Location: clayton green
friday 10th dec juv male blackcap in garden sat 11th female blackcap weds 16th a different juv male blackcap all birds seen feeding in large mahonia at bottom of garden
- Little Egret
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- Joined: Thu Sep 14, 2006 2:57 pm
Interesting, Andy. It seems to be the case that wintering Blackcaps are attracted by Mahonia nectar. I've got two Mahonia in flower at the moment, but I've not seen a Blackcap yet.
Have you got your nets up round the plant?