The Cute Allen’s Hummingbirds of Golden Gate Park

This little Allen’s hummingbird (Selasphorus sasinresides in the San Francisco Botanical Garden (nee Strybing Arboretum) in Golden Gate Park.

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What with the green back and rusty coloring it could be a Rufous Hummingbird, but I wouldn’t know the difference.

Oh well.

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3 Responses to “The Cute Allen’s Hummingbirds of Golden Gate Park”

  1. Jerry says:

    Beautiful capture! That looks like an Allen’s to me — and the Rufous wouldn’t be as common here. But I’m not an expert.

  2. sfcitizen says:

    thx Jerry. I think I have another shot with its tongue sticking out. I’ll post that one sometime..,

  3. Joseph says:

    Love the site! Nothing like cute animals to get me through the day lol. I am going to add your feed to my google reader. Hopefully you update regularaly. Thanks!