Garden Hose For Watering – Tips For Watering Plants With A Hose

Garden Hose For Watering – Tips For Watering Plants With A Hose
Coastal California has a Mediterranean climate — mild and wet in winter, hot and dry in summer — and it pays for a gardener to work with what nature offers. Planting native plants and flowers cuts back dramatically on the amount of water your garden requires. That doesn’t mean irrigation isn’t required, however. I tend to offer a bit more water than the plants need to survive, but do my best to keep the water in balance with their needs. Garden Hose for Watering the Garden It is a really great idea to install a drip irrigation system, and I’ve written about it a number of times. But every time I try putting one into my garden, something disrupts the process. Once it got blocked, twice accidentally chopped (by me) as I dug up soil. And another time some animal chewed up the hose. So, I use the … Read More