To Top

Feeding Birds from a Hanging Planter

I remove the dead plants in the fall from my hanging plastic basket. I leave the soil in tact, and add seed over them. The birds love eating off my hanging basket while I watch. Sometimes 'mother' or 'father' stand guard while "family" eats away. It's easy to refill about once a week, just top it off with more seeds. Squirrels, cats, nothing can get to the seeds!

By G. de Souza


Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

February 17, 20090 found this helpful

The only problem with this is like with any feeder the birds can sit in or on. They end up pooping in the food and eating the poop and getting sick. We just replaced all of our "eat-in" feeders with screened ones or feeders with external perches.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Homemade Bird Feeders
Homemade Bird Feeders
Home and Garden Gardening Birds & Bird HousesJanuary 31, 2000
Baby Bottle Feeding
Bottle Feeding Your Baby
Family Working on Hanging Outdoor Christmas Lights
Hanging Outdoor Christmas Lights
Geraniums in old wheelbarrow planter.
Making a Wheelbarrow Planter
A hanging bottle planter
Making a Plastic Soda Bottle Hanging Planter
Fourth of July Ideas!
Father's Day Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/05/21 19:20:41 in 2 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!