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Black Sunflower Seed

    Black Sunflower Seed

    BRAND: Ivel Valley Bird Food

    Looking for a cost effective, nutritious seed for your garden birds? Black Sunflower seeds provide wild birds with high levels of energy as well as being rich with essential fats. They're ideal to use in tubular seed feeders are are loved by all kinds of common UK birds including Blue Tits, Great Tits, House Sparrow, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Greenfinch, Nuthatch and Siskins.

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    2,942 TRUSTEDSHOP REVIEWS FOR IVEL VALLEY
    ProductPricePer Kg
    2kg£3.95£1.98
    6kg£9.95£1.66
    12.55kg£16.95£1.35
    25kg (2 x 12.55kg)£24.95£1.00

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    A popular, affordable, husked sunflower heart

    Black Sunflower Seed for Wild Birds

    Black Sunflower bird seeds are popular with many wild garden birds. They have a high oil content so are good energy providers and are suitable for feeding throughout the year.

     

    Using Black Sunflower Seed for Wild Birds

    Black Sunflower Seeds are a great all-rounder seed if you're looking to feed or attract wild birds to your garden. As Sunflower Seed tends to attract smaller birds, such as Finches, Tits and Sparrows, we'd recommend using a seed feeder to supply them. Using a seed feeder prevents smaller birds from picking up whole Sunflower Seeds and instead encourages them to peck and chip away at the seeds until they're small, manageable pieces. 

     

    You can also use Sunflower Seed on bird tables and on the ground, however, as birds don't eat the black husks it's likely that you'll end up with lots of mess and wastage on the ground in your garden. Not only is it possible for this mess to attract vermin to your garden, it could also cause problems for the birds. Wastage from Sunflower Seed can decay and mould which can cause serious harm to any birds that might eat, so if you do feed this seed on a table or on the ground, make sure to clean up the leftovers. 

     

    Species that enjoy this bird food include Blue Tits, Great Tits, House Sparrow, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Greenfinch, Nuthatch and Siskin.

     

    Packaging: Our 2kg and 6kg options come in a fully recyclable plastic bag. Our 12.55kg option comes in a fully recyclable plastic liner inside a cardboard box. Our cardboard boxes are also made from recycled materials and our gum tape and labels are all recyclable. Please note, the plastic liner is to protect the seed in the box only and is not a carry sack. Do not attempt to pull the plastic liner out of the box. 

    Delivery

    Free Delivery 

    Order by 2pm for next working day delivery.

    Free delivery on orders over £19.50 in our standard delivery areas *.

    12.55kg Premium Sunflower Hearts also have free delivery. 

    We operate a same day despatch with DPD Next Working Day Delivery for orders received before 2pm Monday to Friday.

    Friday orders after 2pm will be processed on Monday. 

    Please note: DPD cannot guarantee Next Day Delivery. DPD Next Day Delivery has a 99.8% success rate. 

     

    Standard Delivery 

    Orders under £19.50 (exluding Premium Sunflower Hearts) are £3.95 to standard delivery areas *.

    Orders outside of the standard delivery areas are calculated by postcode and a price will be displayed in the checkout once a postcode has been entered.

     

    Saturday Delivery

    DPD Saturday Deliveries (£5.95) will only be made on orders placed before 2pm on the previous Friday.

    DPD Saturday Deliveries placed after 2pm on Friday will be shipped on a DPD Next Working Day delivery.

     

    Safe place instructions must be left directly with DPD. We cannot guarantee safe place instructions will be seen by the courier unless left with DPD once you receive your delivery text or email. 

    Please allow 2 working days for delivery. If you have not received your order within 2 working days please contact us. 

    * For Delivery information on: Scottish Highlands, Islands & Republic of Ireland please contact us.

     

    We do not deliver on Sundays.

    We do not deliver outside the UK.

    Reviews

    Customer Reviews 3 item(s)

    Great value, well produced quality bird food that don't cost the earth
    This could be the find of the year, and the end of those expensive garden centres selling poor quality food at extortionate prices. A bird food company that produces great value, well produced quality bird food that don't cost the earth.
    Well packed and prompt delivery, together with a good, informative web site. What more could you ask?
    Quality
    Review by Tony Tee / (Posted on 10/01/2017)
    Fabulous service and great value - thanks!
    Fabulous service and great value - thanks!
    Quality
    Review by Lauren / (Posted on 23/11/2016)
    Excellent quality, extremely pleased - thank you!
    Excellent quality, extremely pleased - thank you!
    Quality
    Review by Chris / (Posted on 18/11/2016)

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    Trusted Shops Reviews
    Excellent for ordering and delivery birds love the food

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    19th November, 2019
    Thankyou again.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    19th November, 2019
    I have e mailed you regarding the state if the packaging on this product. The food is fine, but the packaging was split.

    3.67/5.00

    GOOD

    19th November, 2019
    Excellent all round. Just got to convince the starlings that there is other food except mealworms

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    18th November, 2019
    Very prompt delivery, safe packaging and reasonable value

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    18th November, 2019
    Always receive notification of what time order will be delivered. Delivery driver always polite and friendly.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    17th November, 2019
    Excellent on-line price

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    17th November, 2019
    Ordering process was straightforward and the item was delivered when expected. The order was packed extremely well. Maybe a minor point but the contents of the box were cushioned by recyclable bubble wrap which I appreciated and the box was taped up incredibly neatly which, to me, shows the person who did it cares. The bird food itself was of good quality and represented good value. Recomended.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    17th November, 2019
    As always delivery on time and order in excellent condition

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    17th November, 2019
    Excellent products. Good quality. Speedy delivery.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    16th November, 2019
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