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“How often should I water?” is perhaps the most frequently asked question by those who enjoy indoor potted plants.
But there is no pat answer to the question. “Water it as much as it needs to grow” isn’t the right reply.
Variables such as plant type, plant age, growth stage, season, location, type and size of pot, soil mix characteristics, weather and placement have to be considered.
According to the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service, the main cause of death of potted plants is over-watering.
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