Watering Your Lawn

 


Article by: Paul Burke

Unless you are extremely fortunate, Mother Nature , 7 Natural Stone Pebble Projects For Every Home will not provide enough moisture , The First-Time Vegetable Gardener -- Some Pathways to Success during the growing season , What You Should Know About Miniature Roses to maintain a lush, green lawn. , Outdoor Furniture: Exploring the Benefits of Teak There are always periods of dry, hot , Discount Patio Furniture - An Easy Way to Get the Best weather during the summer. , A Quick Overview of Outdoor Hot Tubs Lawns , Tips for Preparing a Planting Bed that are not properly watered during these times will become stressed.

How much is enough?

Most grass , Wind Chimes Soothe The Soul plants have their roots , 7 Natural Stone Pebble Projects For Every Home at a depth of 4-6 inches. The soil , Gardening Vertically: Fad, Emerging Frontier or Long-Overlooked Art Form should be moistened to this depth. Soil , The Garden in Winter composition is the biggest factor when figuring out how much water , Fuchsia procumbens is required to achieve this depth. Although it will vary from lawn , 6 Indoor Plants That Love The Dark: A Tip From The Garden Center Nursery to lawn, , What You Should Know About Miniature Roses a good general rule to follow is; loam and clay soils , Tips for Preparing a Planting Bed require 1-1 ½ inches of water, , The First-Time Vegetable Gardener -- Some Pathways to Success while sandy soil , Greenhouse Buying Guide - Choosing The Right Greenhouse requires ½ to ¾ of an inch of water , Fuchsia procumbens to moisten to the same depth. Soils , Spruce Budworm differ in the time it takes to achieve these levels of moisture. , Gardening Vertically: Fad, Emerging Frontier or Long-Overlooked Art Form Clay soil , Life's a Beach--A Shore Theme in your Outdoor Space is very compacted and water , 7 Natural Stone Pebble Projects For Every Home takes a long time to penetrate such a soil. , Patio Design and Patio Furniture - The Use of Focal Points Sandy soils , Using Hydrogen Peroxide in Your Hydroponics Gardening System on the other hand are very loosely compacted and require very little time to achieve the desired depth.

Watering time:

The time in which you water , How To Check If Cut Flowers Are Fresh is on of the most important aspects of your success with your watering schedule. Mornings are the best time for watering. The grass , The Garden in Winter has a chance to utilize the water , Viburnum in the Garden before evaporating, and the leaf blade dries out during the day. Evenings are your 2nd best time if you are unable to water , Viburnum in the Garden in the mornings. One of the drawbacks to watering in the evening is the leaf blade has a good chance of remaining wet throughout the night. Given the right conditions, this can lead to diseases , How To Improve Garden Soil Naturally such as Red Thread or Leaf Spot. Watering during the day is the worst time to water. , A Quick Overview of Outdoor Hot Tubs Most of the water , How to Choose a Fountain Pump put down is lost to evaporation and the droplets can act as a magnifying glass , Sheds and cause damage to the leaf blade. If this is the only time you can water, , Make A Good First Impression: Landscape Your Driveway it is better than nothing, if your lawn , Myths About s is showing signs of drought , A Quick Overview of Outdoor Hot Tubs stress.

Tips for watering:

Most lawns , How To Improve Garden Soil Naturally require 1-2 inches of water , Pond Construction per week during the growing season. , 10 Tips to Care for Your Antique Ceramics This will vary with local , Gardening Vertically: Fad, Emerging Frontier or Long-Overlooked Art Form weather conditions. Hot, , The History of the Gnome dry, windy weather , How to Get Ideas for Designing Your Garden creates the need for greater moisture , Shrub Roses and Climbing Roses in your lawn. , What You Should Know About Miniature Roses An excessive thatch layer acts like a sponge and traps much of the moisture , Ecological Landscape Design and Organic Lawn Care you put down. Aerating your lawn , Fuchsia procumbens will improve water , Tips for Preparing a Planting Bed transfer to your grass's root , Pond Construction system. Trees , Edible Flowers in your lawn , 5 Most Popular Flowers for Your Garden will compete aggressively for any water , How To Improve Garden Soil Naturally you put down. These areas require more moisture , Using Hydrogen Peroxide in Your Hydroponics Gardening System than other areas of your lawn. , How To Improve Garden Soil Naturally Gradually lessen your watering schedule as fall , Pond Construction approaches. This tells your lawn , How to Get Ideas for Designing Your Garden to "harden off" and prepare for winter. , Discount Patio Furniture - An Easy Way to Get the Best Watering up till the first heavy frost will freeze your leaf blades causing massive damage to the cell structure of the plant. , Taming Your Outdoors This will cause many problems come springtime.
Paul is a Certified Pesticide Applicator in the province of Alberta, Canada. He has over 15 years experience in the lawn , Sheds care industry.

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