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Attracting Song Birds to Your Landscape

(Please click below photos of the Illinois Native birds to hear their distinctive songs)

Eastern Blue bird

Indigo Bunting

Northern Red Cardinal

Gold Finch



American Robin 

Black-capped Chickadee

Scarlet Tanager 

Ruby Throated Hummingbird

Baltimore Oriole

House Wren

Cedar Waxwing


Some General Desirable Ornamental Landscape Fruit Bearing Trees/Shrubs
that are known to attract song birds:
Arborvitae Birch Butterfly Bush Canadian Hemlock Spruce
Serviceberry Ash Winterberry Red Bud Pine
Viburnum Crabapple Dogwood Witch-hazel Hydrangea
Oak Sumac Maples    

Please note this just a sampling of plants that can be used in Northern Illinois to attract song birds.
If you know of a good plant that attracts song birds, please feel free to email your idea.

Helpful Resources: National Audubon Society Duncraft Deer Resistance

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