Regular, consistent watering is the most important thing you can do to prevent blossom end rot and fruit cracking of your tomatoes. The Ooze Tube ensures that your plants receive 40 gallons of water, slowly and steadily, over a period up to three weeks. Water is delivered through drip line and emitters that easily insert into the tube to water just the plants you want. Eliminates runoff and reduces weeds and pests for a healthier garden. Add liquid fertilizers and amendments to the tube to feed plants as you water. UV resistant plastic tube measures about 8 feet extended, or use in a "C" shape around young trees and plants. Complete with approximately 8 feet of tubing, 4 emitters, and 2 wooden ground stakes. Ship weight: 2 lbs.