How Often Do You Need to Water Plants?

Every houseplant has its own specific water requirement. As a general rule, feel the bottom two thirds of soil with your finger and water when it begins to dry out.

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Lillian Downey is a writing professional who has served as editor-in-chief of "Nexus" literary journal and as an assistant fiction editor at the "Antioch Review." Downey attended Wright State University, where she studied writing, women's studies and health care.