finch perched on the side of a bird feeder filler with nyjer bird seed

All About Nyjer or Thistle Bird Seed And The Birds It Attracts

Nyjer or Thistle seed is a popular food for finches or sparrows and can be offered year-round. But, did you know many other birds enjoy this type of birdseed? This article will show how to identify the birds that may visit your bird feeder when you fill it with Nyjer seed. We’ll also take a … Read more

a beautiful bright orange and black oriole

How to Attract Orioles to Your Yard

Are you wondering how to attract orioles to your yard? Below, we go over some tips and tricks. We will also answer questions like, “What plants attract orioles?” and “What do orioles eat?” When it comes to birds that are instantly recognizable, few stand out as readily as the oriole. Whether we are talking about … Read more

Zinnias are one of the hummingbird's favorite flowers

10 Hummingbird Flowers to Plant in Your Garden This Year

Want to attract more hummingbirds to your garden? We’ve compiled a list of ten beautiful flowers that attract hummingbirds as well as bees and butterflies. On almost any bright summer morning, you might be surprised by something fast buzzing by your ear. No, it’s not a bee, it’s a hummingbird. Sometimes called jewels of the … Read more