Asked on May 5, 2017

What can we do to chase bees from our hummingbird feeders?

Sil20557717C.B.Nancy Turner


5 answers
  • FL
    on May 5, 2017

    Hi Lynn! I did not know that you could actually keep bees from hummer feeders, but this website gives some suggestions. Good luck!
  • Patty
    on May 5, 2017

    Buy bee guards and instainstall in your flowers. Works great.
  • Nancy Turner
    on May 8, 2017

    Bees have to eat too. They are already in trouble, I don't think they are bothering anybody by taking a drink. You may be helping the bees in your area to thrive. Can you imagine what would happen if the bees disappeared from your area?
  • C.B.
    on May 8, 2017

    Honey bees are VERY beneficial & shouldn't be hindered from gaining food; bee guards are available...but I wouldn't mind a bit if I had honey bees feeding at my feeder.
  • Sil20557717
    on May 8, 2017

    Some feeders have yellow caps where the hummer feeds, try removing them. They attract bees and hummers will feed even when they are removed.
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