How to Add Water Retaining Crystals to Plant Containers?

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What are water retaining crystals used for?

They are added to soil for the purpose of having them soak up and hold extra water. As the soil drys out, the water crystals slowly release their stored water, keeping the plant well watered. Used ... Read More »

How do I plant arabesque pottery plant containers?

PreparationCheck the bottom of the arabesque pot for drainage holes. If there aren't any, line the bottom of the pot with two inches of gravel or stones. You can also drill three holes in the botto... Read More »

How do I plant Arabic pottery plant containers?

AssessEvaluate your Arabic pottery piece, checking for drainage holes and cracks. Drill drainage holes if needed, using a hand drill. Measure the diameter of the piece's mouth.Purchase InsertsPurch... Read More »

How do I plant in containers?

PreparationSelect a container that is twice the size of the roots of the desired plant. Open the drainage holes in the bottom of the container. Place a 1/2-inch layer of small pebbles in the bottom... Read More »