Plants For Birds

A program of Audubon's Coleman and Susan Burke Center for Native Plants

Ruby-throated Hummingbird at a butterflyweed. Photo: Dave Maslowski

Bring birds to your home today by growing native plants. With Audubon's Native Plant Database, you can find the best plants for the birds in your area. Growing bird-friendly plants will attract and protect the birds you love while making your space beautiful, easy to care for, and better for the environment. Explore all of our native plant resources here, including our factsheets on creating a native plant garden and how it can save you money.


Photo: Camilla Cerea/Audubon

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