Spring has sprung! Evidence of that can be seen in the photo above — an Eastern Bluebird taking a break from building its summer nest near a Fairfield Glade home. It’s mate was not too far away. Of all the birds a gardener could choose to attract, the bluebird is the quintessential helpful garden bird. Gardeners go to extreme lengths to attract and keep them in the garden for their beneficial properties. Bluebirds are voracious insect consumers, quickly ridding a garden of insect pests.
April 9th, 2013 • Related • Filed Under • Email This Story