The 2 ounce hummingbird feeder is composed of a non-toxic, non-breakable plastic container measuring 2-1/2 inches tall by 2 inches wide. It is lightweight, easy to fill and clean. It is wired to hang from a tree, shepherd’s hook, or a window hook, also available from this store. Each feeder has decorative beads to accent the top.
Hummingbird Feeder - BND 111
Make nectar by completely dissolving one part sugar into four parts water. Do NOT add food coloring, honey, or ANY other sweetener. Fill feeder 2/3 full. Do not over/under tighten the lid. The feeder should hang at a 45-degree angle. Excess food can be refrigerated for up to a week. Change nectar and clean feeder every 3-4 days. The top can be gently cleaned with a toothbrush if needed or soaked in dilute bleach solution if it becomes moldy. Clean the feeding hole with a pipe cleaner or mascara brush. To store, bend the wire over the top of the feeder. Remember your feeder top is handcrafted from clay and can be damaged!