drip line


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drip line

The point where the canopy of a tree or shrub sheds water, forming a wet ring around the plant after rain.
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Due to water scarcity in this area we constructed roof gutters to harvest rain water which is stored in tanks for use in the drip line," Dr Ambuko explained.
1/2] there was one drip pipe placed midway between two plant rows (30 cm separation between the drip line and plant), with two plant rows between each drip pipe.
Its products include integrated drip line solutions, flat and round drippers, blank tubes and other irrigation products.
I developed an inexpensive and easy way to protect the young seedling transplants until they are large enough to prevent predation, using transparent plastic cups and metal stays from the drip line.
Sprinkle granular organic fertilizer (according to package instructions) around the bases of established fruit trees out to the canopy drip line.
This means that any "rain" or moisture that falls on the tree will be absorbed by the tree's feeder root system at the drip line.
Shrubs under the drip line of the house eves, melting snow from building roofs will refreeze and could break branches of the plants.
In general, a good location for a tensiometer is at the drip line on the tree side of the first furrow, south or west of the tree.
600 km (19,000 mi) of drip line, and 34 pumping stations with 110 pumps, all installed in an area more arid than the Kalahari Desert.
Nourishmat[TM] Roll Out Garden with irrigation drip line included (Also available without dripline)
I recommend a single application each year of three pounds of nitrogen per 1,000 square feet of drip line from a slow-release, low-burn fertilizer.
The contacts were hooked up to an intravenous (IV) drip line, which pumped water over my eyes to flush the solvent off.