Gardening with the seasons

Preparing Seedlings for Planting

Before even thinking about installing your micro-irrigation system, you must first prepare your seedlings. This first step certainly challenges our green thumbs and patience. If the vibrant sunshine of spring invites us to put out into the open air what has hibernated for too long, it is not always synonymous with the thawing of the … Continue reading “Preparing Seedlings for Planting”

Micro irrigation A to Z

Explaining the parts and pieces of Gardena’s Drip Irrigation System

Explaining Gardena Drip Irrigation System parts and pieces In the previous article “What’s Drip Irrigation?”, we have demystified the how-tos of drip irrigation also commonly known as micro-irrigation. Being a particularly-effective and sustainable solution to water waste, drip irrigation is the most important innovation in the watering industry. While the timer automatically distribute the amount … Continue reading “Explaining the parts and pieces of Gardena’s Drip Irrigation System”

Micro irrigation A to Z

What is Drip Irrigation?

Watering one’s garden, flowerbed, flower pots, small shrubs, or tomato plants, one drop at a time, may seem impossible. However, micro irrigation, also known as drip irrigation, is a well-known process that saves limited resources such as time and water. Since the invention of sprinklers in the 1930s, micro irrigation is the most important innovation … Continue reading “What is Drip Irrigation?”