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Hummingbird Nectar Recipe  1 part sugar/4 parts water  Boil the water first, then measure and add sugar, at the rate of 1/4 cup of sugar to 1 cup of water.    Let cool and store excess in refrigerator until ready to use.    Do not add food coloring, honey (which ferments), or artificial sweetener, which has no nutritional value.  You will need to clean your feeder about once a week. According to the National Audubon Society

Hummingbird Nectar Recipe 1 part sugar/4 parts water Boil the water first, then measure and add sugar, at the rate of 1/4 cup of sugar to 1 cup of water. Let cool and store excess in refrigerator until ready to use. Do not add food coloring, honey (which ferments), or artificial sweetener, which has no nutritional value. You will need to clean your feeder about once a week. According to the National Audubon Society

Make your own humming bird food. I use 2 cups water, 1/2 cup sugar, bring to a boil, when it's cool, add 3 drops of red food coloring. Love watching my little hummers! Have more visit during the summer but have a few resident ones during the winter so I keep the nectar out year round!

Make your own humming bird food. I use 2 cups water, 1/2 cup sugar, bring to a boil, when it's cool, add 3 drops of red food coloring. Love watching my little hummers! Have more visit during the summer but have a few resident ones during the winter so I keep the nectar out year round!

A guide on making nectar for hummingbirds. Includes information on the health benefits of homemade hummingbird food and how to store extra nectar.

Hummingbird Food Recipe (Super Easy)

A guide on making nectar for hummingbirds. Includes information on the health benefits of homemade hummingbird food and how to store extra nectar.

Make Your Own Hummingbird Food... includes how often to change due to weather temperatures.

Make Your Own Hummingbird Food... includes how often to change due to weather temperatures.

Attract butterflies to your garden with a beautiful hanging butterfly feeder! Besides bringing a magical beauty to any garden, butterflies help promote growth by pollinating flowers!.

How to Make a Homemade Butterfly Feeder

Attract butterflies to your garden with a beautiful hanging butterfly feeder! Besides bringing a magical beauty to any garden, butterflies help promote growth by pollinating flowers!.

How to Attract & Care for Hummingbirds (Plants to Grow, Homemade Hummingbird Food) -- great project for kids.

How to Attract & Care for Hummingbirds (Includes Homemade Hummingbird Food)

How to Attract & Care for Hummingbirds (Plants to Grow, Homemade Hummingbird Food) -- great project for kids.

Homemade Hummingbird Food - Boil 2 cups water, add 1/2 cup sugar, stir until dissolved.  Boil for 2 minutes, then let cool before adding to feeder.

Homemade Hummingbird Food - Boil 2 cups water, add 1/2 cup sugar, stir until dissolved. Boil for 2 minutes, then let cool before adding to feeder.

diy hummingbird food for feeder.  Heat in microwave for 1-2 min until sugar has been dissolved (liquid should be clear).  Let cool completely then pour in to feeder.

diy hummingbird food for feeder. Heat in microwave for 1-2 min until sugar has been dissolved (liquid should be clear). Let cool completely then pour in to feeder.