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How often does african basil need to be watered?

African basil likes a moist environment. Frequent watering is required for seedlings to keep the soil moist. Established plants should be watered once every 4-6 days in spring and fall, and every 2-4 days in summer. In winter, move inside and reduce watering.
Also, it is preferable to use rainwater and distilled water, because tap water may contain a lot of calcium, magnesium, and other mineral salts, and long-term use tends to compact the soil. Inserting a finger into the flowerpot soil. If the soil is particularly hard and dry, it needs to be watered immediately. If the soil is soft and wet, no immediate watering is required.

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