4 ways to get your plants to water themselves

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Keep your plants healthy while you're away with these methods.

Whether you're headed on vacation or just forgot to water plant sometimes fees for self watering tricks will keep your plants healthy and happy use these methods for herbs vegetables and other plants that need daily watering. Grab a large base or any other vessel that can hold a few cups of water. Cut a piece of cotton rope long enough to fit between the bottom of your water container and into the soil of your plants. Push one end of the rope several inches into the soil close to the plant then rest the other end in the bottom of your container fill the container with water and make sure the rope touches the bottom. The rope will slowly draw water into the plant keeping it watered when you're not around. Get a clean empty plastic water bottle and drill several holes close to the cats ...

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