Birds love the nectar rich flowers. It’s interesting to see how adroitly they perch on the slender stems.
Smaller growing and prickly varieties are great small bird habitat. Large flowered varieties attract the more lively nectar eaters. Butterflies and other interesting insects love them too.
Birds and other nectar eaters adore bottlebrush flowers. The dense foliage provides perching and nesting places.
Butterflies and other insects are attracted to the flowers, and seed eating birds can feed on certain varieties of acacia pods. They make great shelter and habitat plants.
Because of its beautiful pendulous bell-shaped flowers through autumn and winter that honey eaters love
Because of the iconic flower heads that are an absolute bird magnet
Because of the amazing towering red flower heads and the big bold plant. Another favourite for birds, which feed on the necatr and on insects that are attracted to the flowers
Because of its stunning flower displays in summer in a range of colours. Larger colourful parrots and other birds love the flowers that drip with nectar and will also feed from insects that are attracted. They also provide a good perching spot where birds can survey their surrounds and escape from predators.
Because of the attractive red flowers and spiky bird-protecting foliage
Because of the beautiful flowers that bring butterflies to the garden