Backyard Wildlife Feeders Auburn WA

Local resource for backyard wildlife feeders in Auburn, WA. Includes detailed information on local gardening supply stores that give access to bird feeders, suet feeders, fly-through bird feeders, squirrel feeders, and deer feeders, as well as advice and content on squirrel houses, bat houses, and butterfly houses.

Star Lake Greenhouse
(253) 852-3523
3419 S Star Lake Rd
Auburn, WA

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De Goede Brothers Llc
(253) 863-0488
5816 162nd Ave E
Sumner, WA
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Annuals

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Westover Enterprises Inc
(425) 432-1597
24030 Se 192nd St
Maple Valley, WA

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Bio Green
(253) 534-5099
5241 S Warner St, Suite C
Tacoma, WA

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Crystal's Flowers & Gifts
(206) 537-2122
17314 Pacific Ave S
Spanaway, WA
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Flower Seed, Seed, Wildflower Seed

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Windmill Gardens
(253) 863-5843
5816 162nd Avenue East
Sumner, WA
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Annuals, Aquatics, Arrangement Accessories, Bulbs, Business Services, Candy, Cards & Envelopes, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Chemicals, Christmas Greens, Christmas Lighting, Christmas Ornaments & Decorations, Christmas Trees, Christmas Trees - Cut, Christmas Trees - Live B&B, Christmas Trees - Live Container, Conifers / Evergreens, Container Gardening, Containers, Containers - Decorative, Crop Protection, Cut Branches, Cut Flowers, Event Coordination, Ferns, Fertilizers, Florist, …

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Watson's Greenhouse and Nursery
(253) 845-7359
6211 Pioneer Way E
Puyallup, WA
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Annuals, Aquatics, Arbors / Arches, Arrangement Accessories, Benches / Chairs / Tables, Builders / Contractors, Bulbs, Candles & Holders, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Chemicals, Christmas Accessories, Christmas Greens, Christmas Lighting, Christmas Ornaments & Decorations, Christmas Tree Stands, Christmas Trees, Christmas Trees - Cut, Christmas Trees - Live B&B, Christmas Trees - Live Container, Christmas Trees, Wreaths & Greens - Permanent, Conifers / Evergreens, Containers, Cont…

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Alpine Nursery & Landscape
(253) 847-7078
17518 79th Ave. E
Puyallup, WA
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Annuals, Aquatics, Bulbs, Chemicals, Conifers / Evergreens, Craft Materials & Supplies, Crop Protection, Equipment, Nursery, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Gardening Supplies, Grass Carrier, Groundcovers, Hand Tools, Hardscape Supplies, Horticulture Companies, Landscape Consulting, Landscape Contractors, Landscape Design, Landscaping Services, Lighting Supplies, Mulch, Patio, Wall, Walkway & Deck Builders, Perennials, Plant Stakes, Plants, Retaining Wal…

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Squak Mountain Greenhouses & Nursery.
(425) 392-1025
7600 Renton Issaquah Rd SE
Issaquah, WA
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Annuals, Aquatics, Arbors / Arches, Arrangement Accessories, Artificial Plants, Artisan Crafts, Baskets & Wicker Products, Builders / Contractors, Bulbs, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Chemicals, Christmas Accessories, Christmas Greens, Christmas Lighting, Christmas Ornaments & Decorations, Christmas Trees, Christmas Trees - Cut, Christmas Trees - Live B&B, Christmas Trees - Live Container, Christmas Trees, Wreaths & Greens - Permanent, Collectables & Figurines, Conifers / Evergreen…

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Deer Run Nursery
(360) 893-5193
19515 O.k. Hwy. East
Graham, WA
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Flower Seed, Seed, Wildflower Seed

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Backyard Wildlife | Encourage wildlife to come into your backyard

Encourage wildlife to come into your backyard

Attracting backyard wildlife provides natural entertainment for your family and friends. It can be magical to watch birds create a nest and raise their young right before your eyes, or make daily visits to your home to feed. Whether you live in the country or the city, there are ways to encourage wildlife into your backyard.

Provide Food

The animals will come if you offer them something to eat. Keep in mind that general food sources will attract a wide variety of animals. If you want to attract a specific breed of bird or insect, you'll need to research their food preferences. For instance, adult butterflies that are searching for nectar are attracted to orange, yellow, red, purple or pink blossoms.

However, you can increase your odds of attracting butterflies by having plants that support the entire life cycle of the butterfly. They need certain plants for laying their eggs and others for food sources.

Dotting your yard with squirrel feeders or bird feeders also helps you attract a diverse range of common wildlife.

Supply Water

Animals need clean sources of water for drinking, bathing and reproduction. A water source could include ponds, streams or wetlands, depending on where you live. In urbanized areas, you can create rain gardens, bird baths or a preformed pond. You should change any standing water every two to three days during warm weather when mosquitoes breed as a form of mosquito control . This prevents mosquito eggs from hatching and unleashing a cloud of pests to your backyard.

Create Cover

Animals need cover to feel safe from predators. If you don't offer adequate protection, backyard wildlife will shorten their visits and go somewhere else. Along with cover, having a yard that is quiet with little or no outdoor activity will attract far more animals. If you have the ideal backyard wildlife habitat, animals will choose your yard to build their homes and raise their young.

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