Once all the water is absorbed, cover the plants root ball with more soil, pat it down and then water it again. Yes, give it a good amount of water (this is to prevent air pockets under the soil).
There, you are done. I have been moving plants using this method for years and I rarely lose one. I am, of course, a very good Mom to my plants and I do pay special attention for the first two weeks or so to make sure it does not dry out.
My Weekend Goal was to Make a Bench Pillow - I am happy to report that I accomplished that goal!
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