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Sunflower Hearts

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  • High Energy: Sunflower hearts are packed with essential nutrients, providing birds with a concentrated source of energy.
  • No Mess: With the shells removed, sunflower hearts create less mess and waste compared to whole sunflower seeds.
  • Versatile: Suitable for a variety of bird species, including finches, sparrows, and tits.
  • Year-round Feeding: Ideal for year-round bird feeding, offering a consistent and nutritious food source.
  • Convenient: Can be easily used in standard seed feeders, making them a convenient option for bird enthusiasts.

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Let your birds get straight to the heart of the matter! With less mess and no waste our Sunflower Hearts are a fab feed for tour garden birds.

All the goodness of Sunflower seeds, packed with oil, so bursting with energy, but with no shell so no effort required - what more could these birds want?

Can be fed all year around and are a superb alternative to peanuts

Why buy your Birdfood from Wiggly Wigglers 

We've been growing and selling birdfood for over 15 years!


Shipping Information

Our standard delivery charge is £3.95

(Next Day delivery is £5.95)

*GB mainland only and other exclusions apply. Please see below for full details.

AreaStandard DeliveryRoyal Mail (Live Orders)Next Working Day Delivery
Mainland UK (excludes highlands)£3.95£3.95£5.95
Falkirk, Aberdeen Perth Kirkwall Paisley and Inverness Areas (not islands), Isle of Man and Isle of Wight£14.95£3.95N/A
For Scottish Islands, Outer Hebrides, Kilmarnock area, Paisley area, Chanel Islands and Northern Ireland£19.95£3.95N/A

All our orders are now despatched from our farm here in Herefordshire and so we’ve made a few changes. We will always despatch orders as soon as possible, but we do offer a next day delivery service (some restrictions apply) for those urgent orders.

Wiggly Standard Delivery (3 - 5 day delivery) £3.95 within mainland Britain

If you don't mind when your order arrives... (within reason of course) Choose standard delivery and we will despatch your order with the best option for us. This may be APC Overnight, DPD or Royal Mail. You need to allow 2 - 5 days for delivery, and we can post to anywhere in mainland Britain. See below if you are in Highlands and Islands.

Next Week Day delivery for £5.95 to mainland Britain

If you need a guaranteed Next Day delivery then please choose the Next Day delivery option. If you order on a Friday then the delivery will be with you on the following Monday. Please note there are no deliveries on Saturdays, Sundays or Bank Holidays. You must order before 1pm for your order to be sent to arrive the following working day. If you order after 1pm then your order will be shipped on the next working day.

Important - Highlands and Islands

IF your order contains JUST live worms and is under 2 kilos - whether that’s composting worms, wax worms or mealworms you will have the option in the checkout to choose standard delivery at £3.95. This is because we can use Royal Mail for this service. Otherwise you will see the extra cost options for a courier to deliver your package – please note there is no guaranteed next day service to these areas so please allow extra time and track your package for information. 


For Falkirk, Aberdeen Perth Kirkwall Paisley and Inverness Areas (not islands), Isle of Man and Isle of Wight the charge is £14.95


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For Scottish Islands, Outer Hebrides, Kilmarnock area, Paisley area, Chanel Islands and Northern Ireland the charge is £19.95


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Damaged or Faulty Goods
In the unlikely event that you receive an item that is damaged or faulty, we can offer a full refund within 60 days of the customer receiving the order. We simply require photographic evidence of the damaged/faulty item with tracking number within 7 days.

To return a damaged or faulty item is free of charge, please contact with your name, address & order number and our customer service team will advise on the easiest way to send.

Once the item has been received and inspected by our customer care team, you will be notified that a refund has been issued and feel free to order the item again from our website.

In the case of LIVE WORMS these can’t be returned so in the unlikely event that they have arrived damaged please take a photo on the same day and send that photo straight away to our team with a description of what the problem is and ensure you include your name, address and order number.

Once the photograph and description has been looked over by our customer care team they will get back to you to advise or issue a replacement or refund.


Returning an Order
Sometimes it just doesn’t work out. We get that. If you’ve changed your mind and want to cancel your order, we ask that you contact our sales team and return the item in its original packaging within 60 days to:
Wiggly Wigglers Lower Blakemere Farm, Blakemere, Herefordshire HR2 9PX

Unfortunately, we aren’t able to cover the cost of returning unwanted items, so the postage cost of returning these items is the responsibility of the customer. Please ensure that you obtain proof of posting as items being returned are the responsibility of the customer until the items reach our farm.

Once the item has been received and inspected by our customer care team, you will be notified that your refund has been issued. Please note the item must be returned with the original packaging, as new, unused, and free of defects.

Of course if you cancel your order before the items are shipped out a refund will be issued right away.


Please email us at if you need any further information.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Feeding Sunflower Hearts to Garden Birds:


Q: What birds can I attract with sunflower hearts?

  • A: Sunflower hearts are loved by a variety of garden birds, including finches, sparrows, tits, and goldfinches.

Q: Are sunflower hearts better than whole sunflower seeds?

  • A: Sunflower hearts are a convenient option as they are already shelled, making them easier for birds to eat. They eliminate the mess of husks and are suitable for birds with smaller beaks.

Q: Do I need a special feeder for sunflower hearts?

  • A: You can use a standard seed feeder for sunflower hearts. However, consider using feeders with smaller ports to attract smaller birds and reduce waste.

Q: Can I mix sunflower hearts with other bird foods?

  • A: Yes, sunflower hearts can be mixed with other bird seeds to create a varied and nutritious blend. This can attract different bird species to your garden.

Q: How often should I refill the sunflower heart feeder?

  • A: Check the feeder regularly and refill it when it's empty to ensure a continuous supply of food, especially during colder months when birds need extra energy.

Q: Can I feed sunflower hearts year-round?

  • A: Yes, sunflower hearts can be offered throughout the year as a staple in a bird's diet. They provide essential nutrients and energy.

Q: Do sunflower hearts go bad?

  • A: Store sunflower hearts in a cool, dry place to prevent them from becoming rancid. Check for any signs of spoilage before offering them to birds and replace any stale or mouldy seeds.

Q: Can I offer sunflower hearts to ground-feeding birds?

  • A: Yes, sunflower hearts can be scattered on the ground or offered in ground feeders to attract ground-feeding birds like sparrows and doves.

Q: Are there any birds I should be cautious about attracting with sunflower hearts?

  • A: Sunflower hearts generally attract smaller garden birds. However, larger birds like pigeons may also be interested. Consider using feeders designed to deter larger species if necessary.

Q: Should I provide water alongside sunflower hearts?

  • A: Yes, always have a fresh water source nearby. Birds need water for drinking and bathing, especially when consuming dry foods like sunflower hearts.

The Wiggly Story: Bringing Your Garden to Life.

Nestled in the heart of rural Herefordshire, within The Duchy of Cornwall estate lies Lower Blakemere Farm – the cherished home of Wiggly Wigglers and founder, Heather Gorringe. From its humble beginnings on Heather’s kitchen table over 30 years ago, our small but dedicated team is working hard on a legacy of sustainability and regeneration. Our farm isn’t merely a plot of land; it’s a dynamic hub where we’re aiming to balance food production with biodiversity and since we started our regenerative journey there’s a real focus on improving soil health and sustainability. Beyond our own endeavours, we’re passionate about sharing best practices and developing products designed to Bring your Garden to life.

The Wiggly Promise

At Wiggly Wigglers, it’s not just about sales (though we appreciate your orders and support for the farm!).

We’re here to offer a range of sustainable solutions that add fun to composting, boost biodiversity, and make bring your home and garden to live, whilst making the world just a little bit greener.

  • Trusted: We’ve been here for over 30 years, with over 100,000 orders shipped.
  • Try our products: We have a risk free 60 Day No Quibble Returns policy.
  • Great Value: Buy Direct - we grow, mix, pack and ship direct from our farm in Herefordshire.