What Kind Of Plants Attract Cardinals To My Backyard?

cardinal on fence

I’m here to tell you that attracting cardinals to your backyard is easier than you think. Cardinals are my favorite birds and I’ve done tons of research to figure out how to get them to come to my backyard. It isn’t voodoo and it isn’t magic. Trust me. I know. So, what plants attract cardinals?…

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Would You Believe Cardinals Don’t Use Birdhouses?

Do Cardinals Use Birdhouses

I’ve wondered, “do cardinals use birdhouses” and I’ve researched this topic in-depth to realize that they do not. They don’t care for enclosed structures for their nesting locations. They much prefer an open-air location with lots of branches for cover in either trees, bushes, or densely packed shrubs.  Cardinals prefer to nest in protected areas…

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What Colors Attract Cardinals To A Backyard?

What Colors Attract Cardinals To A Backyard

Yes, birds behave differently with different colors. It might seem crazy, but it’s true. So which colors should you put out if you’d like to get cardinals to come to your backyard? What colors attract cardinals? Well, through my intense research, I’ve learned the secret of the color-coordinated cardinal.  Would you believe one color, and…

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Best Cardinal Birdhouses

best cardinal birdhouses

If you start looking for the best Cardinal birdhouses, you’ll be disappointed. Cardinals do not like to next in enclosed spaces. They are considered an “open-nester” bird and will be much more at home nesting in a structure that is well protected but open. A nesting shelf is a better alternative than a traditional birdhouse…

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