Garden Wildlife Projects

Discover ways to make your garden projects more welcoming to wildlife.

Calling all Cardinal Fans!

As winter wears on you may find yourself longing for the colors and sounds from birds chirping outside your windows. While most birds have taken flight and headed south towards warmer temps, the Cardinal will brave the Midwestern winters. Cardinals have long been associated with power, strength and beauty and their vibrant red color equal [...]

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How to attract more songbirds to your yard this summer!

Ever wonder what attracts songbirds to a yard?  Obviously, a nice food source is a factor but more importantly in the summer it’s FRESH WATER. Earl May carriers many types of birdbaths perfect for providing that cool clean water birds are thirsting for! Here are 4 reasons birds will choose your yard when you have a birdbath [...]

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Attract Birds This Winter With Open Water

Ask any experienced birdwatcher and they’ll tell you the secret to attracting birds in the winter is providing open water. But wait, it's winter, in the Midwest, how can you provide open water? The answer is easy when using our bird bath and multi-use de-icer. Use in bird baths, buckets of all sizes, small animal [...]

Plants To Attract Pollinators: Bees, Butterflies, Birds

As concern for our friendly pollinators increases - bees, butterflies, birds - so does the demand for pollinator attracting plants. So, how do you bring pollinators into your yard? We suggest planting a few of these easy-to-grow plants: ATTRACTING HUMMINGBIRDS Coral Bells Lobelia Columbine Foxglove Penstemon Petunias Salvia Hosta Mandevilla ATTRACTING BUTTERFLIES Aster Althea Buddleia [...]

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Orioles: How to Attract

In the Midwest the Baltimore Orioles...the bird, not the baseball team...have seen a decline over the past few years.  Good news!  This year, according to reports, Orioles are on the rise.  And bird lovers everywhere are fluttering with excitement to see these beautiful creatures and hear their whistling song. You too can get in on [...]

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4 Steps to Attract Wild Birds

Attracting wild birds to your yard can be an enjoyable past time. From cardinals to finches to blue jays and chickadees, these attractive birds are not only fun to watch, but their relaxing songs are great to listen to also. Follow these easy steps to ensure natures beauty return to your yard time and [...]

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