If bird feeding is a favorite activity, order trees and shrubs that provide cover and small fruits for your feathered friends. Consider species such as crabapple, hawthorn, holly, dogwood, and pyracantha that can help lure birds from cultivated fruits, if planted on the opposite side of the yard.
Some woody ornamentals attractive to hummingbirds are:
Siberian Pea Shrub
Other Items of Interest
The Audubon Backyard Bird Watcher. A book by Robert Burton
Backyard Bird Secrets for Every Season. A book by Sally Roth