1 garden for $22
Our Songbird Garden is a bundle of 10 plants that will attract Birds to your garden, front yard, or where ever you decide to put these beautiful plants. Each garden comes with 2 of each plant, that will be between 1'-2' (ft) tall.
State restrictions: CA, MS, SC
American Cranberry - Viburnum trilobum
Conservation practices: E, F, H, S, N
Description: 8-12' multi-stemmed shrub. In May this plant has white flowers. September through February it has bright red fruit. The fruit of American Cranberry is used in jelly and is great for attracting birds.
Elderberry - Sambucus canadensis
Conservation practices: H, S, E, N
Description: 5-12' multi-stemmed shrub. In mid-June it has white flowers and in mid-August it has purple fruit. Elderberry tolerates soils and roadside conditions.
Sassafras - Sassafras albidum
Conservation practices: H, F
Description: 30-60' aromatic tree or thicket-forming shrub. The fruit is an elliptical shiny, bluish-black berry that is devoured by birds. The leaf color ranges from green to yellow in the summer, to deep orange, scarlet and then purple in the fall. Sassafras grows in moist, particularly sandy soils in the sun, however light shade is preferred.
American Bittersweet - Celastrus scandens
Conservation practices: H, N
Description: 20' vigorous climbing vine. Its yellow-orange fruit is collected for dried flower arrangements. American Bittersweet is great for poor soils and full sun. This plant is best placed in front of an object it can wrap around like a fence or trellis.
Witch-Hazel - Hamamelis virginiana
Conservation practices: H, E, N
Description: 20-30' wide spreading shrub. It has yellow fragrant flowers that last in to late October. This native plant will grow in wet shady areas as well as in the open sun.