With your own soil moisture sensor, you can take soil moisture readings as often as needed to ensure your plants remain at the ideal moisture levels as described in the charts above. Overwatering is the most detrimental to plants so make sure your indoor and outdoor plants remain at the optimal moisture level year-round. The video below explains how to use your soil moisture meter to monitor your plant water levels for optimizing your garden and plant health. Also use this handy guide to identify Signs of Overwatering your Plants or read up on how to monitor for the Best Soil Conditions for your plants.
Share your plant success stories in the comments below! What’s your ideal soil moisture for your plants? Have you found one specific type of plant to be more or less sensitive to changes in soil moisture?
April 4, 2018
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