Why does hot water kill plants?

Answer Hot water will denature the proteins in plants, meaning it breaks the structures holding the plant together microscopically. After that happens, biological processes in the plants cease to happen a... Read More »

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Does chlorinated water kill plants?

On One Hand: Chlorinated Water Can Be DangerousPlants are not designed to handle water that is heavy with chlorine. The plants may experience a stunted growth or difficulty in growing. Seeds that a... Read More »

When backwashing a salt water pool will the water kill plants and flowers?

Answer Ok, the answer is yes, depending on what plants you are talking about, if you are talking about epsom salts that is a good thing for some plants. Also magnesium, and try to direct your pool ... Read More »

Will it kill plants to water them before a freezing night?

It will not kill plants to water them before a night of freezing temperatures. It is safe to water plants several hours before the scheduled freeze will occur. If you water immediately before the t... Read More »

My water sprinklers does not reach my plants...will my plants still survive?

buy a watering can and use it two or three time a week