Questions about when, where and how much to water plants, about techniques for watering and about the equipment gardeners use to deliver water to their plants.

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How can I save deer ferns after a drought?

I have several large deer ferns. Some started to drop significantly during an unusually high summer drought in the Pacific Northwestern USA. I watered immediately and they did not perk up. They are ...
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How does a self-cleaning dripping hose work?

How does the self-cleaning function of a dripping hose work?
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How to take care of geraniums?

The leaves are turning yellow on my geraniums. Am I over watering them or are they getting too much? What is causing this? I have only had them a couple of weeks.
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Monstera/Swiss cheese plant with brown spots?

I bought a monstera about a week ago and the bigger leaves are starting to look floppy. I thought this was because I didn't water it enough, so I watered it more. I'm guessing this is where I went ...
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How much should I water sunchokes to get a patch going?

I'm trying to start a sunchoke patch (for perpetual farming), and was wondering how much I should be watering them to get them to sprout quicker similar to an artificial spring?
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What is the proper way to “bucket water” loose soil?

Part of my garden has some soil that sits above some brick work. What's the proper way to "bucket water" my soil in this part of the garden, so that it doesn't wash away?
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What is the proper way to flood irrigate a garden?

In an effort to save time, I have a PVC pipe with many holes in it to water my garden. What is the proper way for me to water the garden with controlled flooding? I'm doing it with my sunchoke crops ...