Since we've moved in, we've planted multiple new trees and shrubs around our home, and I quickly learned how expensive landscaping can be! After pouring all that money into our plants, I made sure my butt was out there watering them every day, but that got really old, really quickly. My husband wants real irrigation eventually, but in the meantime, we needed to find another solution - that led to this - irrigation the cheap way!
What You'll Need:
Incase you've never heard of a "soaker hose", it is just a hose with tiny holes in it, that allows water to slowly drip out. You wrap it around the base of your plants, and it slowly provides them with water! Easy peasy :)
Also, depending on which water timer you get, and how far your spigot is from your plants, you may need to adjust your layout of things, but here is how we did it: