Homemade hummingbird meals is the very best meals for hummingbirds. With no preservatives or coloring, it is higher for hummingbirds than business meals. Hummingbirds eat flower nectar so we need to imitate that nectar and the closest factor is 4 components water to 1 half pure cane sugar. This is a quick and straightforward approach to make hummingbird nectar, proper in your Lil Sweety feeder. No pots and pans and no measuring! Be positive you NEVER use meals coloring! It’s very dangerous for hummingbirds.