Hummingbirds are some of the most captivating creatures in our nature. The tiny birds have a fantastic memory and can recall each of the flowers they visit. Owing to their small size they have a high metabolism and need to feed every 15 minutes for them to thrive. You can draw these creatures to the pleasure of your viewing by getting one of these top feeders and filling it up with the sweet nectar all hummingbirds crave for. Here is a list of the top 10 hummingbird feeders.
The Best Hummingbird Feeders
1. First Nature 3055 32-ounce Hummingbird feeder
This feeder is made from durable polymers and has 10 feeding ports. The high number of feeding spots prevents commotion and fights among the hummingbirds. It also features a large reservoir that can hold 32 ounces of nectar. The feeder is colored a bright red in order to attract birds and its seal ring prevents unnecessary leaks.
2. First nature 3091-flower Hummingbird feeder
The most striking features of this feeder are numerous yellow flowers at the 10 base feeding points. A circular ring acts as the resting place for the birds as they feed. There is an ant moat to keep ants at bay as well as a seal ring. The feeder has a capacity of 16 ounces.
3. Aspects 407 Jewel Box Window Hummingbird Feeder
This feeder features a glass container to ease the monitoring of the nectar level. Its capacity is 8 ounces. It has 3 feeding ports and a semi-circular ring on which the birds rest as they feed and one can have a good view of the birds. The durable materials used to make the feeder ensure it lasts long and remains attractive especially with the bright red lid which also holds the feeding port. The feeder is relatively small and it measures 6*8.5*2.2 inches.
4. Lunchpail3 Hummingbird feeder
This feeder comes in three vessels all made from recycled glass. Numerous birds can feed at one go. It has an S’ shaped hook for easier hanging in the garden. The red flower attracts birds to the relatively large feeder that measures 12 inches by 3 inches.
5. Perky-Pet 785 Mason Jar Hummingbird Feeder
This feeder comes with an antique glass mason jar that has embossed details. It has five yellow and white flower ports that also attract birds. There is a circular galvanized ring all around for the birds to rest when feeding. This feeder can hold 32 ounces of nectar.
6. Parasol Filigree Hummingbird feeder
This feeder comes in an attractive aqua color with a cylindrical shape made from recycled glass. It has a capacity of 20 ounces and the content flows into the three ports at the bottom. At the bottom of the feeder are three plastic flowers stuck to a brass base. In case you want to go for a maritime look in your garden, obtain this type of feeder.
7. Blown glass Hummingbird feeder
This type of feeder comes in an attractive multicolored trunk that can hold up to 4.5 cups of nectar. It is relatively small measuring 5.5 inches by 9.5 inches. The feeder has 4 feeding ports and has a wide mouth for easier refilling and cleaning. In addition, it has perches to allow birds to rest as they feed.
8. HummZinger Hummingbird feeder
It is a relatively small feeder measuring 2*7.5*6.9 inches. It has a wide base but short height and holds 8 ounces of nectar. It is made from unbreakable polypropylene thereby assuring the use of durability. There is an ant moat to keep ants away. The trunk is hung from a height using a long metal hanger as well as a leak and drip-proof feature especially from rainwater which can dilute the nectar.
9. Avant Garden 8110-3 Looking Glass Hummingbird feeder
This feeder features a durable tempered glass reservoir that can hold 32 ounces of nectar. It has 4 copper feeding ports. The glass reservoir eases the monitoring of nectar levels. The reservoir can be easily unscrewed from the feeders for refilling and cleaning.
10. Glass and Tile Mosaic Jubliee Hummingbird Feeder
This massive feeder can hold up to 32 ounces of nectar. It features a glass bottle with some blue mosaic tiles at the upper part. Hummingbirds draw the nectar from 5 feeding ports.