Growing your own plants is not as easy as watching them thrive in an environment suitable for them. They also need to be tended to and taken care of. This means one of the primary responsibilities entailed with growing them includes them. Watering plants is necessary for their growth. And as they grow, plants need water for everything including photosynthesis, cooling, and the transportation of minerals and nutrients from the soil into the plant. Actually, there are no strict guidelines when it comes to watering. It is a decision that is influenced by many other factors, including the type of plant, the soil, the climate, the season, and many more. For this reason, it is easy to figure out what to do. All you must do is check the soil.