How do birds plant the seeds of the mistletoe?

Answer Birds eat the mistletoe berries and then excrete the seed onto a tree along with some excement to give the germinating seed a good start.

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Are you all feeding the birds please Please put out some seeds for the birds .?

I love watching the birds at the feeders in my garden, and it's funny how you come to feel responsible for them each one.Why do some people think that because we care about birds we DON'T care abou... Read More »

Are Poppy Seeds Bad for Birds?

Poppy seeds are one of the ornamental flowers that serve as a good feed source for birds. The seeds can be used to attract songbirds to backyards for viewing or can be part of wildlife habitat plan... Read More »

How do i harvest sunflower seeds for birds?

Watch for the sunflower to ripen in mid- to late autumn. Most of the petals will be gone, the seeds will be plump and the back of the bloom will be dry and brown. Cut the ripe sunflower from the st... Read More »

Which Birds Eat Black Sunflower Seeds?

Fill the bird feeder with black sunflowers seeds and watch birds flock to it. Experienced backyard bird watchers recognize that when feeding mixed birdseed, the black sunflower seeds are the seed o... Read More »