In Planting for Garden Birds find straightforward ideas and easy to achieve plans that will make your garden irresistible to birds.
Packed with interesting facts, environmental and habitat information as well as easy to achieve planting ideas, this is a practical, illustrated guide for people wanting to encourage more birdlife to their outdoor space.
By gardening sustainably, you can make a considerable difference to the wildlife populations in your immediate area, as well as in the country as a whole. While some birds are residents we'll see from day to day, others are fleeting visitors – but they're all potential guests in our gardens if we make the environment suitably welcoming.
Planting for Garden Birds is aimed at the keen amateur gardener and those hoping to take their knowledge and experience to the next level.
In a horticultural career spanning 30 years, Jane Moore has been head gardener at a Benedictine Abbey, a writer for national gardening magazines and newspapers, a researcher on BBC gardening programmes and a presenter on BBC TV's Gardeners' World. Gardening, and writing about gardening, have encompassed Jane's whole career. She has wide-ranging practical experience, astonishingly broad plant knowledge and an unswerving enthusiasm for gardens, horticulture and their impact on everyday life. She has also published Planting for Butterflies (2020) and Planting for Wildlife (2021).