A Planted roof for a bird table.

A Planted roof for a bird table.

A relatively simple adaptation to a bird table to make an upstand can give you the opportunity to plant the roof. You need a water retaining mat and an 'off cut' of Sedum roof 'turf'... (if you can get it! ) otherwise you can just plant the Sedum yourself! Children can help you do this, measuring the timber edges, learning to use a saw, screwdriver etc. as well as doing the planting. Happy birds. 

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