While sitting in the bird blind to photograph birds in the pond a hummer landed on the clothes line and buzzed at me.
Seeing as he was so insistent I took his photo.
The "ruby" throat was showing in all its glory.
Ruby-throated Hummingbirds are eastern North America’s only breeding hummingbird. But in terms of area, this species occupies the largest breeding range of any North American hummingbird.
The oldest known Ruby-throated Hummingbird was 9 years 1 month old.
source- Cornell Lab of Ornithology.