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Choose the Best Tree for your Space!

Find ideal trees for your space by searching our Shady Eighty database for tree characteristics you’re most interested in! We created a list of the very best trees for our region and now you can easily search our online database for trees that meet your needs. Happy planting!

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Care for your Roots

Roots work hard to keep your tree healthy, strong, and anchored into the ground. Learn how to care for your roots so they can thrive underground.

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Hands-On Waterwise and Mulching Workshop

Neil Orchard Senior Activities Center

Saturday, July 27 8:30A - 11:30A

Join the Sacramento Tree Foundation and The City of Rancho Cordova for a hands-on waterwise landscaping class. Spend an hour learning about caring for your trees using low-water landscaping techniques and then get your hands dirty practicing mulching trees in the park.

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Sacramento Water Wise Garden Showcase

Coloma Center

Saturday, July 27 10:30A - 12:00P

Attend this showcase put on by the City of Sacramento Department of Utilities to learn about waterwise landscapes, efficient irrigation, water rebates, and more. Raffle prizes available!

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