Categories

Come on in! Join Pinterest today...it only takes like a second or so.

More like this: hummingbirds, water recipes and ants.
Visit Site

What Is the Ratio of Sugar to Water for Hummingbird Feeders?

by Alice Moon
When creating a solution for a hummingbird feeder, you should add 1 cup of white sugar to 4 cups of boiling water, then boil the mixture for two minutes. Allow the solution to cool, then fill your feeder. This ratio approximates the sugar content of flower nectar. Boiling the water extends the life ...
Stacey Cummings
Stacey Cummings • 2 years ago

What Is the Sugar-Water Mixture for a Hummingbird Feeder?

Related Pins

Must remember this.... When you get your berries home, prepare a mixture of one part vinegar (white or apple cider) and ten parts water. Dump the berries into the mixture and swirl around. Drain, rinse if you want (though the mixture is so diluted you can't taste the vinegar,) and pop in the fridge. The vinegar kills any mold spores and other bacteria on the surface. Raspberries will last a week or more, and strawberries go almost two weeks without getting moldy and soft....IT'S LIKE MAGIC!!!

Angel gate-Sort of says it all

Oprhys tenthredinifera - Wild orchids of Spain.