Hummingbird Necklace by Gunner & Lux

Regular price $24.99

  • Hummingbirds are the only birds that can fly backwards.
  • Some hummingbirds fly at speeds greater than 33 miles per hour.
  • A hummingbird’s wing beats take up so much energy, they spend the majority of their time resting on branches and twigs.
  • Hummingbirds got their name from the humming noise their wings make in flight.
  • A hummingbird’s metabolism is about 100 times faster than an elephant’s!
  • Hummingbirds have no sense of smell.
  • A hummingbird’s heart is relatively the largest of all animals at 2.5% of its body weight.
  • A hummingbird weighs less than a nickel, on average.
  • The iridescence of hummingbird feathers is a result of prism-like microstructures that fragment light into components of the spectrum, by a process of absorption and angle of light.

 

Length 32 inches / Can tied shorter