Geoff Hicks' gardening column

By Geoff Hicks
June 1 2016 - 1:21pm

One of the delights that a gardener can enjoy is observing the birds that visit the garden. By selecting plants from certain plant groups and planning plants that will have a variety of heights, flowers and structure, an environment can be established that will encourage birds to visit the garden. In addition to providing the delight of their songs, birds in the garden can also assist in the reduction of pests as they feed on caterpillars and insects.

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