Plant

Create safer, cleaner, and healthier neighborhoods by planting trees in your yard, on your street, and in your parks, and schools.

 

 

We compiled a list of the best 80+ trees for our region! Find ideal trees for your space by searching our Shady Eighty tree guide for tree characteristics you’re most interested in!

 


Around Your Property

Every home and business benefits from trees. Plant shade trees to cool your home and beautify your property all year long. Our Sacramento Shade Tree Program offers up to 10 free shade trees, both deciduous and evergreen, to SMUD customers.

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In Your Community

Communities come together under a healthy tree canopy. From lower crime rates to higher property values, you can bring the benefits of free trees to the streets, schools, and parks throughout your neighborhood through the Community Shade Tree Program.

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Volunteer

We will reach our 5 million tree goal with your help. Volunteer with us to plant more trees where you live, work, and play.

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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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Events See all

Rosemont Neighborhood Beautification Planting

Rosemont (Online)

Saturday, December 12 10:00A - 12:00P

If you live in Rosemont, sign up by October 16th to receive up to 10 free shade trees for your home! Join the Sacramento Tree Foundation, the Rosemont Men’s League and the Rosemont Community Association in a neighborhood planting like no other! Enjoy connecting virtually with your neighbors and welcome a new tree (or ten!) into your yard. This event will include a virtual planting demo, expert tree care advice, planting support, and a digital community celebration.

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