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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.

    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

    Price: £0.00

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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?
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    Review by Tony Tee / (Posted on 10/01/2017)
    Fabulous service and great value - thanks!
    Fabulous service and great value - thanks!
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    Review by Lauren / (Posted on 23/11/2016)
    Excellent quality, extremely pleased - thank you!
    Excellent quality, extremely pleased - thank you!
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    Review by Chris / (Posted on 18/11/2016)

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    Trusted Shops Reviews
    The quality of the products I buy is always really good.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    22nd January, 2020

    Next day delivery, recycled packaging and the birds love the seeds and fatballs.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    21st January, 2020

    Fabulous seed...service...price and delivery....i will be back ...brilliant ...many thanks from me and my garden birds ... Brought a bob (robin) feeder too...and seems great...i have a very happy robin too ....ive already recommended to my family to try you on price and service

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    20th January, 2020

    Reliable and efficient service.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    20th January, 2020

    Good value products, delivered promptly and loved by my birds.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    20th January, 2020

    Will use Ivel Valley Bird Food again. Good value for money.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    20th January, 2020

    I especially like the fact that you get next day delivery and then DPD give you a one hour time slot on the day The food is great quality and the birds in my garden love it.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    20th January, 2020

    Grwat service

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    19th January, 2020

    I found the bird food I ordered was extremely good the packages were packed well also and although the birds have only had there suet for a few days they are loving it.

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    18th January, 2020

    Brilliant

    5.00/5.00

    EXCELLENT

    18th January, 2020

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