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Hummingbird Food Mix | Guide to Bird Watching – Hummingbirds Feed

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There are few pleasures that can take advantage of free birds and watching is fun. Watching hummingbirds is a certain joy. These beautiful birds come in shades of precious stones and colors seem to float in the air like the nectar of flowers from your garden. There is another way you can attract birds to your garden, and the power that the specially designed to feed the hummingbirds.

How to Attract Hummingbirds at Home

There are several types of bird feeders you can buy. Almost all have a little red for them. This is because hummingbirds are attracted to the color red. However, if you feel that it is not enough red in your feeder you can tie a red ribbon around the food.

In addition to red, hummingbirds love the nectar of having various flowers, shrubs, vines and trees. When the charger from the garden flowers, you will get the double pleasure of feeding hummingbirds, even if n ‘is a flower that blooms in your garden.

Now, even if the hummingbirds love the color red will visit your garden if your favorite plants are there. Flowering plants such as Hock Columbine, Begonias and Holly and fuchsia, and coral bells are Lantana. Impatiens, petunias and geraniums and snuff Penstemen flowers are also popular with hummingbirds.

They also like azaleas, flowering Quince, Honeysuckle, Weigela and the Butterfly Bush. Flowering trees like Morning Glory, Trumpet Creeper Trumpet Honeysuckle and can also be visited by hummingbirds feeding. Tulip poplar others include flowering trees and vines Honeysuckle crab.

Because hummingbirds are very territorial birds will need to place other feeders where the hummingbirds won ‘t see their rivals. If you place feeders near each other hummingbirds fighting among themselves, sometimes to death just to protect their favorite flowering plants and supplies.

The best time to put the feeder is 5 to 10 days before the start of the season buzz. This way, if migratory hummingbirds from seeing the food can be left in your garden. There may be a possibility that your feeder from another country even.

The season starts humming when the weather starts turning warmer, so it’s better than you know your travel time. This way, you attract hummingbirds to your garden, even if they aren ‘t any fragrant flowers bloom. One way to keep feeding hummingbirds, even if you did not have flowers in your garden is to put in a mix instant foods, or prepare your own mixture.

This mixture was found to be a favorite of hummingbirds feeding. Take one part sugar, 4 parts water and boil together for 1 to 2 minutes to kill bacteria and to delay deterioration. The mixture is cooled and stored in the refrigerator until you are ready to begin feeding them. Once “I started to feed the hummingbirds will be surprised how many will come to your garden and how the color of your garden will become.

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