(Trees must be spaced 20’ apart, and cannot be placed under any existing utility lines, or over any underground utilities. If on a corner lot, a tree cannot be placed within 30’ of a traffic sign.)
To properly nurture your tree, please follow the recommended watering schedule:
First Year: Water tree 2 times/week, using 5-10 gallons each watering.
Second Year: Water tree 2 times/month, using 10-15 gallons each watering.
Third Year: Water tree at least 1 time/month, using 10-15 gallons each watering.
Years After: Continue to water the tree at least once a month, and more frequently during periods of high temperatures or scarce rainfall.
The cost of watering your tree(s) will vary depending on the species and size of tree AND the cost is assumed by the resident/property owner.
By requesting a tree, you accept that the responsibilities associated with maintaining and trimming of the tree
** You must accept the conditions of agreement to submit this request for a free tree. By clicking the box below you agree to the watering schedule noted above AND that the property for which you are requesting a tree, is in the CITY OF ST MATTHEWS limits.