Climate Quick Tip: A DIY Self-Watering Plant System

Recycle glass (or plastic) bottles into self watering systems for your plants. Fill the bottle with water and push deep into the soil. (It will gush at first so be quick!) Then water will slowly seep out of the bottle keeping your plant’s thirst quenched.

Want to propagate your house plants and swap with friends? Bluedot’s gardening columnist tells you how.

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