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Most Frequently Chosen Types of Garden Sprayers: Which One will Suit You?


Many gardeners know that without proper care, your garden will look unobtrusive. If not taking care of your garden, you cannot even dream about a good harvest. A garden sprayer is increasingly used to properly process shrubs, vegetable and berry crops, fruit trees, and flower beds.

Main Types of Sprayers

When deciding to buy a garden sprayer you need to pay attention to some technical characteristics and design features, to choose the optimal source of spraying water. There are 5 types of garden sprayer manual, pump, backpack, rechargeable, and motorized sprayers.

Most popular are:

  • Manual sprayer: The hand-made model is suitable for care of flowers, seedlings, vegetables, it is perfect for work in a greenhouse. The volume of such sprayers can be from 0.5 to 2 liters. The case is made of light impact-resistant plastic, a small pump is installed in its cover, with which the air is pumped. Simple design and small shape allows to eanjoy easy control with one hand, while the other can correct the pot or the plant itself, for more thorough treatment. All models are equipped with a special filter, which protects the nozzle from clogging.
  • Pump sprayer: When you need to process a large area, then it's best to think about buying a pump sprayer with a volume of 3 to 12 liters. To facilitate and better irrigation, the pump sprayer is equipped with a 1.5-meter hose and a barbell. The length of the rod can be adjusted from 1 to 3 meters. At the end of the rod, there are nozzles that allow you to regulate the jet. To operate, it is sufficient to pump the pressure in the reservoir in advance, after which it is sufficient to press the button located on the bar. When pressure is reduced, it is necessary to re-pump again with the help of the built-in pump.
  • Battery sprayer: If you do not want to constantly pressure the hand, pay attention to the sprayer with the battery. In this machine, the pressure is created thanks to the built-in motor, powered by the battery. To operate, it's enough to charge the sprayer from the regular 220 V mains. The battery garden sprayers are distinguished by their silent and easy operation. Most models are capable of working on one charge for up to 8 hours.

Such equipment will greatly facilitate the process of humidification, as well as spraying of biological preparations and pesticides, for protection against pests, and harmful microorganisms. Check the full guide on sprayer types and their features to choose the right one for your needs.



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