General Instructions:

  1. Water at the base of plant and in early morning or early evening
    1. Recommendations: avoid watering straight overhead or in full sun
  2. Check with an index finger through the mulch and 1”-3″ into the soil to determine if soil is moist
    1. Dry: see recommendation #4
    2. Moist: check again in 2-3 days depending on the weather conditions
  3. Before the ground freezes (December/January) the plants needed watered once per week if there is no soaking rain. It is critical to keep roots moist prior to the ground freezing.
  4. Watering To Keep Moist:
    1. Water until the ground stops accepting water around the plant.
    2. Consistent ‘soggy’ soil can promote root rot. Keep the plants ‘moist’ not ‘soggy.’

New landscape or plantings installed?

Water:

  1. Five days a week for the 1st week
  2. Four days a week for the 2nd week
  3. Three days a week for the 3rd week
  4. Two days a week for the 4th week
  5. One day a week for the first year
  6. Water as needed for the first three years especially during drought or high heat

 

 

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