Tips for a Successful Living Wall
Irrigate four times a day.
Water needs to continue to flow through the system to prevent it from becoming hydrophobic. Dry areas tend to repel water so some must you must always be available in the system to keep the water flowing properly.
Water the system not the individual plants.
System is designed to encourage roots to grow into the felt. Position the drippers to the side of the top plant so the water is encouraged to go into the felt folds.
Wrap the plants flat so they touch the bottom fold.
The system is designed so water collects at the bottom fold in each pocket. The goal is to encourage plants to grow into the system.
Do not turn off the system during rainy periods.
The system tends to not receive rain.