Watering, Etc

How to water new or established gardens, plus rain gardens.

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How Often should I Water my Plants?

FLORIDA From Hawkins Corner Nursery in Plant City, Florida.

Water-Wise Gardening

SAN DIEGO, CA From an episode of the PBS show “Growing a Greener World” with Joe Lamp’l.

How and When to Water (a Plant Clinic Tip)

CHICAGO, by the Morton Arboretum Learn when to water your trees and shrubs with our Plant Clinic Manager, Doris Taylor. Learn more here: http://bit.ly/1U5AVRH Plant Clinic hours: Apr – Oct, Mon – Sat, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Nov – Mar, Mon – Fri, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. CALL: 630-719-2424 during open hours EMAIL: plantclinic@mortonarb.org

Best Watering Tips for Trees and Shrubs

ATLANTA AREA By Joe Lamp’l, the joe at joegardener.com Knowing how to properly water trees and shrubs can literally make the difference between life and death. These are the best watering tips for trees and shrubs using the most efficient and effective methods for quick establishment and long term success. Find more of Joe’s great videos …Read more »

How to Water Containers

FROM PENNSYLVANIA, FOR NATIONAL AUDIENCE Mark Highland, owner of Organic Mechanics Soil, shows us how to properly water your plants.

How to Build a Rain Garden

VIRGINIA: The James City County Stormwater department demonstrates how to build a rain garden. For more information.

Varieties of Water Features

NASHVILLE, TN From Troy Marden  on Nashville’s PBS show “Volunteer Gardener” Introducing the element of water into your landscape can be a win-win-win: a pleasant focal point, support for wildlife, and the possibility of an exciting new plant palette. Troy Marden visits with a certified aqua-scape contractor to explore the options.

Watering During Winter

DALLAS/FORTH WORTH, TX by Texas A&M How to make sure your plants are getting enough water over the winter.

Rain Gardens

U. NEBRASKA LINCOLN UNL Extension Educator Kelly Feehan talks about how a rain garden can help conserve water. Produced by Backyard Farmer, Nebraska’s premier gardening program. Visit UNL’s Backyard Farmer website and Youtube Channel for more info.