Bottom-Watering: A Friendlier Approach to Potted Plant Care

Caring for potted plants is more than just a green-thumb endeavour; it’s like cultivating a friendship with nature.

As any seasoned plant enthusiast knows, water plays a pivotal role in their growth.

However, the delicate balance of providing just the right amount can be a challenge.

Many opt for the conventional method of pouring water directly onto the soil surface,

but here’s a gardening secret – that might not always be the best strategy.

Which kind of plant requires bottom watering


Many indoor plants, such as snake plants, pothos, and peace lilies, can benefit from bottom watering.


Bottom watering is particularly suitable for plants like cacti and other succulents,


Herb plants like basil, mint, and parsley thrive with bottom watering.