Gardening For The Birds!

By Rebecca Nickols | February 17, 2016
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by Rebecca Nickols
February 17, 2016

This week’s gardening guest blogger is Rebecca Nickols.  Since becoming a Master Gardener in 2007, Rebecca’s gardening interests have been increasingly focused on creating and protecting wildlife habitats. At her 7 acre property in Southwest Missouri, her garden includes an ever-expanding kitchen garden, berry beds, and a large butterfly garden. Rebecca and her husband, Jeff, are also vendors (Rebecca’s Bird Gardens) at the Farmers Market of the Ozarks during the spring and summer months where they sell living-roof birdhouses, living wreaths, vertical gardens and an assortment of rustic birdhouses and feeders utilizing recycled materials.

Also, be sure to enter the giveaway on this blog for a glass bottle bird feeder! Details are below!


Bird watching and gardening are two hobbies that can easily coexist. With the popularity of organic gardening increasing, many gardeners are looking for a way to control weeds and insects from taking over their landscape and birds are one solution to a chemical free garden. Of course if you avoid insecticides, pesticides and herbicides, you’ll have an abundance of insects and weeds, but fortunately birds love seeds – including weed seeds – and many species (such as bluebirds) rely on insects as their main food source. Even birds that are primarily seed eaters, will feed insects to their newly hatched nestlings. Protecting the natural food sources of birds will attract twice as many species to your landscape than if you relied solely on purchased birdseed and feeders.

FinchFlowers9 Providing your local birds with their top favorites in native trees, shrubs, wildflowers and ground covers will also attract a larger variety of birds to your gardens. Visit a nearby conservation center for a list of plants that are indigenous to your area. Providing a water source – bird bath, fountain, water garden – will also increase your chance of viewing a variety of birds that are not attracted to feeders.
Planting annual sunflowers are also a cheap easy way to attract birds to your gardens. In 1980 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service published a landmark study (conducted by Aelred D. Geis) of bird food preferences. Black oil sunflower seeds were by far the most preferred type of birdseed and attracted the greatest number of bird species. I’ve planted several varieties of sunflowers over the years and it seems they’re attracted to any color, size or height. To get a few closer shots of the locals enjoying the harvest, I take a few fading sunflowers and offer them as a homegrown bird feeder. SunflowerFinch

Of course the best way to increase the amount of birds visiting your property, is to garden for the birds, but to get those close-up views you’ll want to offer a variety of birdseed and bird feeder options. Set up your feeder in a place where it is easy to see and convenient to refill. Window collisions are often fatal to small birds and feeders should be placed either very close to the window (less than three feet) or much further away (greater than 10 feet). Feeders located about 10-15 feet from a natural shelter such as trees or shrubs offer resting places for birds between feedings and provide a quick escape from predators. Black-oil sunflower seed (as mentioned above) is the best all-around choice for attracting a wide variety of birds. Finches, chickadees, titmice, cardinals, nuthatches and many other common feeder birds readily consume black-oil sunflower. Safflower isn’t a favorite of every bird (cardinals’ love it!), but if you’re having trouble with non-native starlings at your feeders you might switch to this seed. Millet is a favorite of many ground feeding birds including sparrows, doves, and juncos. Corn, either whole or cracked, is attractive to pigeons and doves. Nyjer or thistle is another common seed that is favored by finches.

Even though I do garden to attract birds to my landscape, my husband and I have a small market and online business in which we sell a variety of birdhouses and bird feeders – many of which utilize repurposed or vintage materials. I invite you to visit our website – Rebecca’s Bird Gardens and follow our Facebook page (Rebecca’s Bird Gardens – Facebook).

bistro4 Leave a comment below – include your email address – and you’ll be entered in a giveaway for one of our glass bottle bird feeders, “The Bistro“! Each feeder is unique – a repurposed glass bottle, copper wire, decorative accents and a removable base adapter. Leave your comment on this blog post by midnight on Wednesday, February 24, 2016. The winner will be drawn at random from all qualified entrants, and notified via e-mail. See Rules for more information! Good luck!

UPDATE 4/15/2016: Congratulations to Susan McQueeney, the winner of the glass bottle bird feeder!

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  • Noble Garden Design
    Comment added May 15, 2020Reply

    This is a very informative blog. It's great for my backyard garden. I love to feed these birds in my garden.

  • Taylor Bishop
    Comment added June 29, 2017Reply

    These are some very good tips! I was actually unaware that so many birds consume black-oil sunflower seeds, or that feeders could be placed very close to a window. This summer, I have been very anxious to try to get birds to visit my property, and learning these tips has been extremely informative. Thank you!

  • Susan Matthews
    Comment added March 25, 2017Reply

    This looks like the perfect solution-- I need a feeder that is too small for the voracious black birds invading my yard!

  • Carol Sarabun
    Comment added February 12, 2017Reply

    Since I have retired, gardening and birdwatching have become my favorite activities. I am constantly amazed by natures variety in birds, butterflies and flowers. We keep many birdfeeders at different times of the year and I am always fascinated by the action.

  • Jessica
    Comment added January 29, 2017Reply

    This is Really cute feeder. I have been trying to put more up but I'll have to put stakes up or feeder hangers staked in the ground. I would like to see more bird's in the yard. I love bird watching
    Only down fall is when my dogs get to come out, they like to chase them away.

  • Alvin
    Comment added January 25, 2017Reply

    Nice Ideas! With these garden will look more beautiful.

  • Carla McLeod
    Comment added November 6, 2016Reply

    I love the idea that you repurpose...and your other bird houses are delightful. While I've always gardened a bit, I'm becoming a more avid gardener, and interested in supporting the bees, butterflies, "good" insects and birds (and squirrels) all while keeping deer out of our garden! Do your taller and narrow houses accommodate a specific species of bird, or any smaller ones? I live on the SW Washington (state) coast...

  • Tara Allen
    Comment added March 18, 2016Reply

    Getting a unique bird feeder for the yard sounds like a fun way to attract a few birds to watch. I am glad to know that birds enjoy eating seeds. I will have to look around at the many different bird feeder options and find on that will look cute in my garden.

  • james jenkins
    Comment added February 25, 2016Reply

    Wehave humming birds, so I hope these work for them!

  • Julie
    Comment added February 25, 2016Reply

    would love to win this I love my birds so much...
    hebb dot julie at gmail dot com

  • Angela Newsome
    Comment added February 25, 2016Reply

    My mom would love these
    angnew@outlook.com

  • John H.
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    I am hoping to win - I think that it's great and I would like it for my house!

  • Carol
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    This would be great for the yard.

  • CHERYL CHERVITZ
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    I would love to have this feeder. I have just started feeding and enjoying the birds at my home. Thank you.

  • Chris Reed
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    Like the reuse of materials to give back to nature, excellent job.

  • Georgann Dreher
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    How clever.It will be good for small seeds.

  • Jennifer H.
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    I would love to win this for my backyard!

  • Angela
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    I am just starting to build up my garden. This year I have a greenhouse to really make the jump. I have one seed feeder and one hummingbird feeder, and I would love to add more feeders. I have spent the winter doting on the birds that I do have visiting.

  • Lucy
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    Really insightful post and a lovely bird feeder - matches my upcycled flower vase in my conservatory!

  • rosemary
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    wow

  • Heidi Salisbury
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    Would love to win this for my backyard. I enjoy feeding the birds.

  • Marilyn L
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    these would look great in our garden!!

  • Retha Bates
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    Beautiful birdfeeder it sure would look nice in my garden!

  • Rose Santuci-Sofranko
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    Oh wow, I would SO love to win one of these! Me and my hubby love birds and love watching them as they feed. Thanks and God bless!

  • Jennifer H
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    I love watching the birds from my backdoor. This glass feeder would make it even more enjoyable.

  • Robby Rob
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    very cool. I do like having bird feeders around. They're nice to watch.

  • Audra O'Hara
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    I checked out the link and wow, what cool things I’d love to have for my garden. I love the living roof birdhouses. I’m definitely bookmarking the Etsy store for later. :-)

  • Carolyn Barnett
    Comment added February 24, 2016Reply

    Thank you for a chance to win! We love the wild birds.

  • stephanie baker
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    What a beautiful idea. I love anything being repurposed especially in an artsy & helpful way. Would love this in my garden!

  • EMMA L HORTON
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    MY NEIGHBOR AND I FEED THE BIRDS DAILY AND LOVE COUNTING THE CARDINALS AND BLUE JAYS IN THE WINTER

  • diana blaine
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    I love this little feeder, my birds are so important to me, lots of fun!!

  • Hollyn Hendershot
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    I collect nice glassware and the thought of owning an all glass breeder is very intriguing, indeed. So, I hope I win ?

  • Thomas Cotnoir
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    I would love to win this.

  • aubrey
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    This will be great to watch the birds.

  • Tammy Little
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    cool looking bird feeder, maybe the squirrels cant get it

  • Marilyn Wilson
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    Another bird feeder would allow us to feed more birds. These are beautiful feeders.

  • charbrackmann
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    Absolutely charming A joy for birds and family !!
    Charlotte B

  • Will L.
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    Great bird feeder! My mom would love it!

  • lisa mcfarland
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    this is fantastic - how cool

  • Jenny S
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    I LOVE your creative designs. Bird houses remind me so much of my grandma. She had such an eye for birds and taught me a lot. One of my best summertime memories is spending the week at her lake home and making red koolaid for the hummingbird feeder.

  • Stephanie Phelps
    Comment added February 23, 2016Reply

    I love bird feeders and knowing this one is made of everyday things is awesome!

  • BeckyJane
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    I love gardening and bird feeders are the perfect accent.

  • richard munson
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    I haved loved your quality of feeders since I bought my first one a few years ago.love this product

  • Rajee Pandi
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    Love this unique bird feeder

  • Stephen Schrauger
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    Very nice.

  • Mikki Heilig
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    How pretty! My girls have recently become quite the bird watchers & would love to have this in the backyard!

  • teresa thompson
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    love functional garden art

  • Brooke Taylor
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    We love creating a friendly environment for our wild birds, this feeder would be such a nice addition. Thank you so much for the chance. :)

    iambrooketaylor(at)gmail(dot)com

  • Jennifer Baker
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    We live right on the edge of the woods. I love watching my chirpers.

  • Nicole
    Comment added February 22, 2016Reply

    Very pretty! Would look nice in my bee, bird and butterfly garden. Thanks for the offering!

  • Krystal Pena
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    Would love to have this so I can teach my children about nature!
    ligail2001@yahoo.com

  • Kimberley Bane-Rabanal
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    I love your site!! Bird houses, bird feeders, information on feeds, everything a bird watcher and lover could need!! Thank You!!

  • Jocelyn
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    Great idea! Now maybe the birds can get the birdseed instead of the chipmunks. We have getting more cridders than birds lately. Spring is coming earlier every year.

  • charlotte west
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    Never owned a bird feeder. I love watching hummingbirds, which are my favorite bird. They are so unique.

  • Carissa joslyn
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    I absolutely love this for a few reasons. one because its from re purposed materials. We live a Green lifestyle and love it! Also, I have kids who love to observe nature, this would be awesome for our yard-my cats would love watching from the window, too!

  • Bridget Calfee
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    I love to watch the birds in the bird feeders. It is a calming experience

  • Brittney House
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    These are absolutely beautiful. I would love these to give my garden a new look.

  • elizabeth peck
    Comment added February 21, 2016Reply

    awesome feeder. thanks for the chance

  • Lyndsey R.
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Love this bird feeder! Looks well made too.

  • Rosemary Romito
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    I Have so many beautiful birds that I feed they would Love to Have this!

  • Stephanie Liske
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    We would love to see these birds visit our garden. :)

  • Melanie Cameron
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    I feed sparrows & Hummingbirds. they would love this.

  • Deb Ford
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    How lovely! Would be awesome for my garden!

  • Jessica K.
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Absolutley beautiful designs! What a wonderful and creative idea! Thank you for the chance to win. :)

  • Bernadette
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Awesome! Would love to win this for my backyard so my Grandson can start learning about birds.Thanks so much for the chance!

  • Kristen
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Would love one! A friend of mine has a feeder right outside her kitchen window, and every time I go over there I enjoy it so much, and wonder why don't I have one outside my own window? :)

  • Gloria Shaw
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Would love to win this feeder!! We always feed the birds and enjoy them at breakfast..Love hummingbirds. In fact my husband is putting the feeders as I write...since we saw two robins yesterday...that's early...In Pennsylvania. Thank you..

  • Linda
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Lovely bird feeder. What a great idea.

  • Kaila
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    The glass feeder is adorable. I would love to have one in my backyard!

  • Donna
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Such a cute idea for a bird feeder! I recently moved and am eagerly awaiting spring to renew the garden at my new home. This would make a nice "garden-warming" gift!

  • Valerie D.Riggleman
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Oh to have my own place & to be able to provide & visit these wonderful winged creatures each morn & eve as I sit & reflect with a cup/glass of tea or cappuccino.

  • Gail Wilson
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    I love our backyard birds. Your feeder is adorable and will fit right in!

  • Alex
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    The bird feeder is just lovely

  • Gail Wilson
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    Love birds in my backyard. Your sweet bird feeder would be beautiful as well as functional!

  • melanie huttner
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    What a unique bird feeder, I would love to win this for my new house!

  • Allison White
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    What a great way to recycle a bottle :)

  • Linda Smith
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    No better time of year than Spring- bringing your bird feeders and baths back out and embracing Mother Nature

  • Jill H
    Comment added February 20, 2016Reply

    I love these bird feeders they are beautiful! I love feeding and watching the birds. These are very attractive for the display in the garden. Rebecca's Bird Garden has some beautiful items neat shop.

  • Susan
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    omg, what a cute little up-cycled feeder. this would nestle in good with the other 4 black oil and 4 suet feeders for our birds. love it!

  • Jennie Brooks
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    What beautiful and clever bird feeders.

  • The Happy Wife/Danielle Garcia
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    I love unique bird feeders, especially when they are upcycled.

  • CRBrown
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    Pretty!

  • mary keeran-todd
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    I would love to win a new feeder

  • mary keeran-todd
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    My dad and I feed birds here in Troy, MO... I make my own suet cakes for the winter birds and have 6 suet baskets.. They are empty before the day is gone I bring them in every night and refill.... I also have suet hanging in lemon mesh bags and 4 seed feeders... In the summer We feed the hummingbirds and orieole's...

  • Minta Boggs
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    I would love to win one of your beautiful glass bottle bird feeders! Thanks for sharing the birdseed wreath recipe I might have to try and make some of those!

  • Ed Yemola
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    I have never thought about using an old bottle for this. Kudos to a job well done.

  • Emily Morelli
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    This is a beautiful bird feeder! I love watching the birds come to my yard.

  • Jay Blalock
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    just starting gardening. love birds

  • Ashley C
    Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

    Love this! I love feeding and watching the birds in our yard!

  • Jennifer Phillips
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    This is wonderful. I love the variety and how unique bird feeders are like adding little pieces of art to your yard. You can really decorate up a storm with bird feeders creating a hidden luxury to relax in for you and the birds. Would love this so much. jenni104 at yahoo dot com

  • beth shepherd
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    This would be wonderful to be able to watch with the kids. Thank you

  • Jennifer Hess
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    This is so pretty!!

  • Loni Hart
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Thank you for all the info. This would be a fun thing to have for the great-grandkids!

  • amy rouse
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Love the repurpose aspect and the birds are always a welcome addition to my garden!

  • carol johnson
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Love the idea of reusing something. Thanks for the chance .

  • jules m.
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    very clever way to reuse bottles!! i love watching the birds at my feeders, its one of my little joys :)

  • Pamela Williams
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    These are really lovely!

  • Mary Ann Magazzi
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    We love watching the birds, what gardener doesn't love something recycled? Looks like it's easy to clean, which can be a problem with some feeders.

  • Elizabeth Fox
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    perfect view while I work in the yard

  • Carrie G
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    My mom loves the birds around her house. This would be perfect for her

  • Jeanne Coulombe
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    What a great idea recycle and feed the birds I Love it! I love my birds I feed all of them year round. From my baby chicadies, to blue jays cardnails finches I just love my birds. I sure could use another bird feeder as they do break never can have enough. Thanks for the chance :)

  • Wehaf
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    We have a bird bath and it definitely attracts birds, but I don't like having to change the water often to prevent mosquito breeding.

  • Jennifer Holmer
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    We love to bird watch while having our coffee on the patio.

  • Cindy Peterson
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    I need a new bird feeder. I appreciate recycling of glass bottles.

  • Angelique Meisner
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    We get so much enjoyment everyday watching the variety of birds that feed at our feeders

  • Mendy Dinsmore
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    I love backyard bird watching. I'm ready for the hummers to come back north. I'm glad I found your blog. I'll be back to visit.

  • christopher h
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    would love this - thanks for the chance

  • kathleen carpenter
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    I would love to win this! I have been feeding and birdwatching for years : )

  • Liza Vladyka
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    i am bed ridden i have a window by my bed and i love watching birds

  • Jason C
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    great little bird feeder!

  • MARY KROSCH
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    this would be perfect for my robins and cardinals

  • Karen Shiau
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Lovely. Like to watch more birds stopping by my backyard.

  • Randi Cook
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    I feed about 100 sparrows daily. I don't have a feeder though.

  • lisa
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Love this bird feeder!

  • Connie Havens
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Another feeder to draw more birds to our home - love it!

  • allison
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    would love to bring more birds to my backyard!

  • Kristen Chan
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Would love to win this bird feeder. I love seeing birds in the backyard.

  • Sandra Watts
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    I would love to have one for the front of my house to watch the birds. Thanks.

  • Danielle Royalegacy
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    I so much love to watch hummers and our others birds come up and feed. Thanks for the opportunity to win!
    royalegacy {at} gmail [dot] come

  • Sherri Hinds
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Neat idea!

  • Penny Snyder
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Love feeding my birds - this would be awesome!!

  • james doyle
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Too cute! We have lot of bird friends here in FL :) I want to win!

  • Sharon
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    We love our feathered visitors, and they would love this feeder. Thanks!

  • Patrick D
    Comment added February 18, 2016Reply

    Thanks for the chance. I always try to plant things that attract birds, and keep a feeder out when there aren't any flowers for them. I try to make sure both birds and bees (and other insects) are welcome.

  • A.J. Sand
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    These feeders are great!

  • Judy
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    This would be useful and it's so pretty!

  • Yasuko Jung
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    My husband feeds all kinds of birds and we love watching them.

  • Paul C
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    I enjoy sitting out on my deck and watching the birds.

  • Connie Lee
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    I would love to have a bird feeder like this one to hang in a tree to watch them from my window. Thanks for the giveaway!

  • Ashley Gebauer
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    Every spring we fill up our existing bird feeder with a feed that attracts different types of birds. My mom and I sit out back and enjoy watching the different bird species that find their way into our back yard. We absolutely love watching the different wildlife that comes through, whether they're migrating or local birds. ??

    • Stacy
      Comment added February 19, 2016Reply

      I'm Sure you would Attract WAY More birds if you Fed all year long, Esp. During the Winter Month's, When Food is Scarce. Just think... U wouldn't Have to Wait till Spring to Enjoy your "Feathered Friends enjoying your Feeder)!! You'd Be amazed at The Selection of Winter Beautie's you Can Attract, In The Dead of Winter!
      I have Quite a Selection ALL Year, I FeelYour Missing out!! Because if you "Only" Fill up in the Spring, You Don't get to See the Wonderful Winter Bird's !! I also Don't Want "MY" Bird's Going Elsewhere If My Feeder's Go Empty! I also Make My own Suet Cake's During the Winter Month's. They Enjoy Those As Well!!
      Besides, "What else is Their to do over winter"? But Watch the Bird's!!

  • Alyce Poalillo
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    They are lovely and would make a perfect accent to my farm garden.

  • Stacie Humphrey
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    I love this! I love to watch the birds in my backyard.

  • Laura Hulka
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    Sounds delightful. We have finches swarming the feeder right now, so much fun to watch!

  • Matthew Brenneman
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    Very resourceful idea for a bird feeder.

  • Sandy Zimmer
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    I love feeding and watching the birds. The robins have already started to come back to Wisconsin. I'm so excited for spring!

  • Melissa Cleaver
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    What a beautiful bird feeder! :)

  • Ly Taing
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    Beautiful bird feeder!

  • Carol Yemola
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    That is such a clever idea! I love repurposing things. Great way to recycle. carolyemola at hotmail dot com

  • Soo Hom
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    Cool bird feeder!

  • Tom Scott
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    I enjoy sitting out on my patio and watching the birds. We have several different kinds that visit our yard.

  • JW
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    thanks for hosting a giveaway

  • Marilyn Gochnauer
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    What a great addition to my garden and something that the birds will actually use

  • jeremy mclaughlin
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    What a nice bird feeder.

  • jessica garcia
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    Love this bird feeder great idea .

  • Danita Day
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    I love the bird houses with live plants. I've never seen any like this. What a wonderful idea.

  • Adam Derbidge
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    This was a great read, thank you! I recently started feeding the birds in my neighborhood and it has been just wonderful. Getting to see the birds up close is really neat. Thanks again!

  • Joana
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    That would be a great little bird feeder!

  • Darla Peduzzi
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    My little grandson and I bird watch all the time. My mom used to do it with me. We have her book of different kinds of birds and love to look for them.

  • Wendy
    Comment added February 17, 2016Reply

    I love have this bird feeder is upcycled. .
    My grand daughter would looking at the birds it would bring to the yard.

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