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Fall & Winter Tree Watering Schedule (October - March)

For temperatures above 40 degrees with no snow cover

These watering recommendations were developed by the Community Tree Alliance

Tree Diameter (in inches)

Soaker Hose

<1" 1" 2" 4" 6" 8" 10" 12" 14"+
soaker hose
2 gallons per minute
(50 ft. w/restrictor)
2 5 10 20 30 40 50 60 70+
Minutes
Water once or twice a month
Tree Diameter (in inches)
Deep Root Fork <1" 1" 2" 4" 6" 8" 10" 12" 14"+
Deep root fork
2 gallons per minute
2 5 10 20 30 40 50 60 70+
Minutes
Water once or twice a month
Tree Diameter (in inches)

Deep Root Needle

<1" 1" 2" 4" 6" 8" 10" 12" 14"+
Deep root needle
2 gallons per minute
2 5 10 20 30 40 50 60 70+
Minutes
Water once or twice a month
Tree Diameter (in inches)

Soft Spray Wand

<1" 1" 2" 4" 6" 8" 10" 12" 14"+
soft spray wand
 4 gallons per minute
1 3 5 10 15 20 25 30 35+
Minutes
Water once or twice a month