Introduction: Automatic Christmas Tree Watering System

How not to forget to water you seasonal tree this year.

Step 1: How to Do It

The string will siphon the water out of the container by capillary action.

All you need to do is check occasionally to see if the container needs a refill.

No need to place the water above the level of the pot the water will climbe up a reasonable height to get into the pot.

Enjoy your holiday season!

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noahw (author)2007-12-07

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the_burrito_master (author)2008-02-25

why not just get a fake Christmas tree its such a waist when people get reel trees then just throw them away in a couple of weeks.

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Because Fake Christmas trees get put into land fill and real ones decompose or are used for fixing wildlife habitats.

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yeah but a fake Christmas tree you can use for twenty years. it takes so much out of the soil to be used for a weak.

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mabye we should sit down, it sounds like your not strong from the waist down

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Pyromaniac_Fwoosh (author)2008-05-06

However, most people don't use them for twenty years, they use them for one, then throw them out.

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