Over water, it hurts the plants. Under water, it hurts the plants. When you get it right for one plant, the next plant over likely has different watering needs. Without help, it’s exhausting.
The best gardeners use tools to simplify their lives. This watering meter has a songbird attached to the top and water sensors installed on the bottom. Simply push it into your soil and when it’s time to water, the bird begins to chirp. During the evening hours it automatically shuts off, making it the perfect addition for both indoor and outdoor plants.
Young plants require less water more frequently and older, more mature, plants do great with heavier, less frequent waterings.