Bringing wild things to your life in the South


Carolina chickadee
A Dee-lightful Little Bird-Dee-Dee-Dee: How to Attract Carolina Chickadees to Your Garden
The chickadee is an iconic feeder bird, whose scolding call reminds you of their name every time you hear it. With a little effort, you can make your garden...
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Yellow-throated warbler
A Striking Little Homebody: How to Attract Yellow-throated Warblers
In this post, you will learn how to attract one of the few warblers that sticks around parts the South year-round, the yellow-throated warbler, to your...
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Male ruby-crowned kinglet
Winter’s Tiny Jewel: How to Attract Ruby-crowned Kinglets
In this post, you will learn how to bring one of the smallest birds in North American, the ruby-crowned kinglet, into your winter garden. With its round...
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Yellow-throated warbler with mealworm
Beyond Birding Basics: How to Raise Mealworms for Wild Birds
In this article, you will learn how to raise mealworms and provide them to the native birds in your garden. While your friends might question your...
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Gulf fritillary on cut-leaf coneflower
Spotting Silver: How to Attract Gulf Fritillary Butterflies
In this article, you will learn about gulf fritillary ecology and which native plants to grow to bring this butterfly to your garden. Why gulf fritillaries? In...
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Northern cardinal
Birding Basics: The Best Bird Feeder Setup for Beginners
Want to attract more birds to your garden? In this post, learn about the best equipment to have to start feeding birds in your garden.  Why Feed...
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