Attract hummingbirds to your garden with the right plants and food sources. It's important to use the right recipe for sugar water nectar (similar to the nectar found in many flowers) so the hummingbirds get the nutrition they need. These easy step-by-step instructions will get you started. #sponsored

How to Make Hummingbird Food

Attract hummingbirds to your garden with the right plants and food sources. It's important to use the right recipe for sugar water nectar (similar to the nectar found in many flowers) so the hummingbirds get the nutrition they need. These easy step-by-step instructions will get you started. #sponsored

You do not need to add red dyes or food coloring to your hummingbird nectar. Make your own with just plain sugar and water, hold the red!  http://www.birdwatching-bliss.com/hummingbird-food-recipe.html

You do not need to add red dyes or food coloring to your hummingbird nectar. Make your own with just plain sugar and water, hold the red! http://www.birdwatching-bliss.com/hummingbird-food-recipe.html

How to Attract & Care for Hummingbirds (Plants to Grow, Homemade Hummingbird Food) -- great project for kids.

How to Attract & Care for Hummingbirds (Includes Homemade Hummingbird Food)

How to Attract & Care for Hummingbirds (Plants to Grow, Homemade Hummingbird Food) -- great project for kids.

Recipe for making sugar water for hummingbirds - see full instructions for safest method

How to Make Hummingbird Food & Choose a Feeder

Recipe for making sugar water for hummingbirds - see full instructions for safest method

The hummingbird food recipe is made up of 1 part white granulated table sugar and  4 parts of regular tap water. This 1 to 4 ratio of sugar to water will closely resemble the nectar that hummingbirds get from flower blossoms.

The hummingbird food recipe is made up of 1 part white granulated table sugar and 4 parts of regular tap water. This 1 to 4 ratio of sugar to water will closely resemble the nectar that hummingbirds get from flower blossoms.

How to Make Butterfly Nectar - Make a quick and simple butterfly nectar recipe to draw butterflies into your garden.

How to Make Butterfly Nectar

How to Make Butterfly Nectar - Make a quick and simple butterfly nectar recipe to draw butterflies into your garden.

Please, do not put honey, Jell-O, brown sugar, fruit, or red food coloring in your feeder! Honey ferments rapidly when diluted with water and can cause mouth sores and even kill hummingbirds. The red dye has NO beneficial ingredients, and it is not necessary to color the water to attract birds to your feeder. Further, there are unverified reports that red dye can cause tumors in hummers.

Please, do not put honey, Jell-O, brown sugar, fruit, or red food coloring in your feeder! Honey ferments rapidly when diluted with water and can cause mouth sores and even kill hummingbirds. The red dye has NO beneficial ingredients, and it is not necessary to color the water to attract birds to your feeder. Further, there are unverified reports that red dye can cause tumors in hummers.

butterfly feeder: butterfly nectar, mix 4 parts water with 1 part sugar and boil for a few minutes until the sugar dissolves. Cool the nectar thoroughly before adding it to the feeder. Large batches can be made and stored in the fridge for 3-4 weeks

butterfly feeder: butterfly nectar, mix 4 parts water with 1 part sugar and boil for a few minutes until the sugar dissolves. Cool the nectar thoroughly before adding it to the feeder. Large batches can be made and stored in the fridge for 3-4 weeks

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