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watering can

a container with a handle and a spout with a perforated nozzle used to sprinkle water over plants
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He said: "We probably sold more watering cans this weekend than we have in the last two months.
The selection of enamelware, watering cans and terrariums are as beautiful as they are functional.
As you may know, Haws has a reputation for making wonderfully functional watering cans, so when Wally offered to send a sample of the new Haws wand, I said sure!
"I drew a pair of watering cans and a laundry basket and dustpan with feet in them, so I guess they're shoes," said Ms.
And, use a soaker hose or sprinklers to avoid hauling watering cans and hoses all season long.
Entries included a Bertie Bassett lookalike and straw men with carrot noses and inverted watering cans for faces.
Cannabis plants, lamps and watering cans were found during a police raid at his Nairn home last March.
Wheelbarrows, watering cans, bird baths, saucers under flower pots, old tires, clogged gutters, plastic tarps: All are potential breeding grounds for mosquitoes, said Lind, clean water campaign coordinator for the Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides.
"This generation will be remembered for three things: the Internet, the war on terror, and how we let an entire nation go up in flames while we stood around with watering cans."
Worried that the seminary students might wonder about the watering cans that suddenly appeared in their restrooms, organizers posted signs explaining they were for Muslim ritual washings, or wudu in Arabic.
In addition to the twice-weekly watering program provided by Goddard Riverside, watering cans have been distributed by The BID to all merchants with tree beds directly outside their shops.