To Top

Homemade Hummingbird Feeders

I can't afford to pay $10 or more each for Hummingbird feeders. I would like to find an economical way of making my own.

By samsonskola from Branson, MO


Homemade Hummingbird Feeders

I don't live in their fly zone but I do attract a few hummers. In fact I just submitted an article, on thriftyfun, about attracting hummingbirds. In my article I mentioned how my mother used to feed them, a small cordial glass or vial! She wrapped copper wire around the glass and the little handle on the glass so it would hang at an angle. She filled it with sugar water, tied a red ribbon on it. There you have a hummingbird feeder. Takes but a few minutes to assemble. The cordial glass was a wedding favor from my wedding 34 years ago. You can find some great little glasses at garage sales for a quarter. If you buy flowers, to plant in the spring, think of those that attract hummingbirds. (04/28/2009)


By Deb H.

RE: Homemade Hummingbird Feeders

Homemade Hummingbird Feeders

This link has easy step by step directions how to make a hummingbird feeder using a plastic pop bottle. (04/28/2009)

By Lorelei

Homemade Hummingbird Feeders

Just in case you haven't seen them, Wal-mart has some for $4.99 and they are made in the USA. And they are easy to clean and fill. We just bought 7-8 of them for kids and neighbors last Christmas, love em. GG Vi (05/02/2009)


By Great Granny Vi

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

Related Content
In This Guide
A glass hummingbird feeder.
Making a Hummingbird Feeder
July 21, 2009
Hummingbird Feeder
Using Hummingbird Feeders
Getting Rid of Yellow Jackets on Hummingbird Feeders
Vaseline bottle
Use Vaseline to Keep Ants Out of Hummingbird Feeders
A woodpecker at a hummingbird feeder
Keeping Woodpeckers out of a Hummingbird Feeder
Birthday 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 2017/09/18 21:18:15 in 413 msecs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!