How Often Should You Water Plants?

Every plant's needs are different. Most plants require consistently moist but not wet soil. Water when the bottom two thirds of the soil surrounding the roots starts to feel dry.

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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.