Watering Plants with Soapy Water?

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Watering plants with soapy water is better than not watering them at all. However, you should use caution, since some soaps could damage the plants. Carefully observe your plants after you water them with soapy water and don't do it too often.
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The soapy water you get from your sink or laundry, after doing a wash, is called gray water. Gray water can be used to water plants even though it contains soap. According to Umbra
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Soapy water is not bad for your plants.
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I wish it wasn't important so it wouldn't matter that I forget to water mine all of the time. Plants needs water for photothsynthesis, the process in which plants make their food.
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It really depends on the type of soap. Some soaps are poisonous and will kill the plants, others will not. If you use regular bar soap like you buy at the grocery store, chances are
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