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Watering smart: the key to healthy plants

Posted by John Zeaiter on

Daffodils. Note the mulch. As temperatures rise over the long weekend, one of the perennial questions asked by gardeners is when and for how long should I water my garden? Whether its that native tube stock you recently purchased or a punnet of seedlings, correct methods of watering may make the difference between their survival or demise. Water is a scarce resource here in Australia ” the world's driest continent ” and gardeners should always be mindful of water restrictions imposed by local authorities. The restrictions, though sometimes a difficulty, are of course there for a reason.  This is that...

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