What Do Cardinals Eat in the Winter?


eat a variety of foods in winter - including many that you can offer to bring them nearer to your home and feeders! Find out more about how to feed them when you click "Learn more" at the bottom of any slide.


Sunflower and safflower seeds are two cardinal favorites.


Cardinals eat oats, barley, cracked corn, and other grains.


Cardinals eat many fruits and berries they find during winter.


For more types of food that cardinals eat in the winter, along with tips for feeding them, click "Learn more" below.

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