Interesting Facts About Hummingbird's Territorial Behavior


Are Hummingbirds Territorial

Hummingbirds are very territorial, especially during mating and before migration. 

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Are Hummingbirds Territorial

Male Vs Female Hummingbirds - Male hummingbirds are not the only territorial. Female hummingbird chooses a territory, she’s very picky. 

Hummingbird Fights

It’s natural for hummingbirds to fight. One of their main food sources, the flower nectar, is not in abundance all the time

How To Space Out Feeders

Place them at least 10 feet apart to avoid fights.

Best Places For Hummingbird Feeders

• Distance from people • Make it sparkle • Keep convenience in mind

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Best Places For Hummingbird Feeders

What About Nectar-Rich Flowers? - Absolutely! Hummingbirds are more likely to fight for natural nectar.

What About Nectar-Rich Flowers?

They’re used to looking for the raw food sources in the wild, so consider planting or hanging flower baskets at a longer distance.

How Far Apart To Space Hummingbird Feeders?

The standard solution is getting more than one feeder and positioning them on different parts of the garden.