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How to Water Your Houseplants While on Vacation

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#Plant Care

Most of us leave our homes from time to time for an extended period of time. Unless you have plants (such as the English ivy) that are able to withstand drought and lack of attention, you should set up watering systems for your plants before you leave the house.

Ask a Friend or Neighbor

If all else fails, ask (or hire) a trusted friend or neighbor to stop by your house periodically to care for your plants. Most people are happy to do it, especially if you are willing to reciprocate the favor when they go on holiday.