A Tube feeder,
sometimes called a Finch Feeder, can be a great addition to any
They are designed to attract finches and other small birds to your yard.
Often these birds, cant compete with the larger species for the food
that is put out on other types of feeders, but Tube Feeders are made for
them. In the wild these smaller birds will hold onto seed heads with
their feet while pecking the seeds out, which is exactly the same
actions required to feed from a tube Feeder. Because the Finches, in
particular, feel more comfortable using these feeders they will spend
more time in your backyard.
Tube Feeders are ideal to hang from a deck or porch roof. Not only will
you be able to watch these small birds feeding from the comfort of your
house, but they will feel safer having a roof above them which offers
some protection from the larger birds. A good feature of these
cylindrical feeders is that they are self-contained, so bird seed stays
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