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Tip: How to Water a Pot

Video by Kara Demos

Regular, thorough watering could possibly be the most important factor in a container planting’s success. A container that isn’t watered enough will limp along in survival mode. Water your containers whenever the soil feels dry to the touch and until water comes out of the pot’s drainage holes. If this happens instantly, don’t be fooled. This means that your pot is bone dry and needs an even longer soaking.

 

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