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How to Make Your Own Drip Bottle for a Plant

By Gail Gates ; Updated September 21, 2017

Making your own drip bottle for a plant is a great way to water them while you're on vacation. Make your own drip bottle for a plant with help from an experienced gardening expert in this free video clip.

Transcript

Hello, I'm Gail Gates, and today we are going to talk about how to make a drip bottle for your plants and the reason is to water them while you are on vacation. All you need is your basic house plant, a clean bottle bottle of water and a pair of scissors. So let's take our bottle of water and a pair of scissors or you can use a sharp knife and just drill a little hole in the top of it and then all you'd do is turn it upside down and shove it into your plant. Now I don't recommend that you use this for regular watering because if you do most chances your plant will die but it's something that you can use for when you go on vacation and your need your house plants watered.

 

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Gail Gates produces popular DIY gardening videos and articles.