Hummingbirds inspire a unique devotion and sense of awe among bird-lovers. Gardeners also love the company of hummingbirds, both for their vibrant beauty and their role as pollinators. In The Hummingbird Handbook, John Shewey satisfies both bird-lovers and gardeners with a colorful, generously illustrated book brimming with practical advice and important ecological information. Readers will not only learn how to attract hummingbirds to their own backyards, but also everything they need to know about these beloved birds. This comprehensive handbook includes information on how to choose a feeder, pick the right plants, land andscape with birds in mind. Shewey also offers an identification guide to species found in North America and showcases the diversity of hummingbirds found around the globe.