Attracting Hummingbirds

Wondering how to attract hummingbirds to your backyard? Learn how, with these tips and tricks from our experts.

Top 10 Tube-Shaped Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds

Plant these colorful tube-shaped flowers and watch hummingbirds flock to your garden.

7 Facts About Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds You Should Know

From super speed to a mega appetite, discover what makes ruby-throated hummingbirds such tiny marvels of nature.


How to Clean Hummingbird Feeders

Backyard birdwatchers share their tried-and-true tips to keep sugar water safe for their favorite fliers. Learn how to clean hummingbird...


Everything You Need to Know About Hummingbird Nests

Watching hummingbirds is more fun when you find a hummingbird nest. Learn how to attract these tiny fliers to nest...


8 Tips to Take Breathtaking Hummingbird Photos

Look, listen and learn how to shoot amazing photos of hummingbirds that capture their dazzling colors and behavior.

Look for Broad-Tailed Hummingbirds in the Mountains

Learn how to attract, identify and observe broad-tailed hummingbirds in their 
high-elevation habitat throughout the western states.


9 Expert Tips for Attracting Hummingbirds

Attracting hummingbirds is easy when you start thinking like a hummingbird! Experts Kenn and Kimberly Kaufman explain what these birds...


How to Attract More Hummingbirds to Your Backyard

Follow these six steps to attract more hummingbirds than ever!


Create a Hummingbird-Friendly Plant Combo

Mix annuals from White Flower Farm for a plant container hummingbirds can't resist.


Hummingbirds of Southeast Arizona

Hummingbirds are one of the most loved bird families and there is no better place in the United States to...


How to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Balcony

Tempt birds to your balcony or patio with flashy flowers and a trio of tricks.


6 Simple Ways to Attract More Hummingbirds

Make your backyard a sugar-water hot spot with these top tips.


This Birder Found a Hummingbird Nest and What She Did Next Will Warm Your Heart

A pair of hummingbirds chose her backyard cactus to raise their young, but not everything went to plan.

21 Stunning Hummingbird Photos You Need to See

Step into the world of hummingbirds with these amazing reader photos.


Tips to Keep Your Hummingbirds Happy this Summer

Follow these tips to keep your hummingbirds happy, well-fed, and visiting your feeders frequently during their breeding season this summer.


Do Hummingbirds Sing? The Many Sounds of Hummingbirds

Listen carefully the next time you see a hummingbird and learn about the variety of hummingbird sounds.


Homemade PVC Bird Feeder

Create this whimsical PVC Bird Feeder for hummingbirds with materials you can find at your local hardware and craft stores.


Attracting Hummingbirds: Western Species

Did you know that of North America’s 20 hummingbird species, most are unique to the West? Learn about attracting hummingbirds...


The Truth About Hummingbird Banding

You always hear about the banding of songbirds and raptors, but rarely about hummingbird banding. Turns out that it's an...


The Life of a Female Hummingbird

Though more subtly colored and less flamboyant in their actions than male hummers, the typical female hummingbird leads a more...


Top 10 Award-Winning Hummingbird Flowers

You’re sure to lure lively hummers to your backyard with this list of award-winning hummingbird flowers courtesy of All-America Selections.

Using Nectar Flowers to Attract Hummingbirds

The best flowers to attract hummingbirds are rich with nectar - here's how to build a nectar-filled garden in your...


Hummingbird Mister DIY Bird Bath

Create a hummingbird mister to give these little jewels a place to bathe and play!


Glass Jar Homemade Hummingbird Feeder

Attracting hummingbirds is easy and fun with this homemade hummingbird feeder made with a baby food jar.


Glass Bottle Homemade Hummingbird Feeder

Save money while attracting hummingbirds by creating this homemade hummingbird feeder from a glass bottle and some copper wire.


Hummingbird Photography Secrets

Plant hummingbird flowers to draw them in, and hummingbird photography opportunities will abound!


Hummingbird Banding in Michigan

Hummingbird banding allows this Michigan birder to provide hummingbird information to others.