You should try a high bush cranberry (Viburnum trilobum). The waxwings will
feed on them late in the winter.
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From: "Lynette Reep" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Friday, December 30, 2005 6:06 PM
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Pine Grosbeak's Back in Essex
> Speaking of ornamental crabs, I would love suggestions of bushes or
> small trees
> to attract/protect/feed birds on a small city lot in Burlington. I've
> enjoying everyone's sightings and comments very much.
> Lynette Reep
> Quoting Terry Wright <[log in to unmask]>:
> > My neighbor's ornamental crab continues to bring in the birds. Today
> > small flock of 5 Pine Grosbeaks has been perched nearby. This is
> > the same tree
> > that was feeding the Bohemian Waxwings a few weeks back.
> > Terry