Watering

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Watering Schedule for Transplants

Monday, October 11, 2010

Water plants two times immediately after planting.

Days counting out from date of planting.

TREES - For container sizes of 5 Gal. Through 30" Box.
   2 - 10 Days      10 - 30 Days      30 - 90 Days     Established *

Summer:

       9 Gal.
     Everyday
      12 Gal.
       2 days
      15 Gal.
     3 - 4 days
    25+ Gal.
   5 - 10 days

Fall:

       9 Gal.
       2 days
      12 Gal.
     2 - 3 days
      15 Gal.
     5 - 7 days
     20 Gal.
  10 - 14 days

Winter:

       9 Gal.
    2 - 3 days
      12 Gal.
     3 - 5 days
     15 Gal.
    7 - 10 days
     20 Gal.
   as needed

Spring:

       9 Gal.
      2 days
      12 Gal.
     2 - 3 days
      15 Gal.
    5 - 7 days
     20 Gal.
  10 - 14 days

Shrubs
   2 - 10 Days      10 - 30 Days      30 - 90 Days     Established *

Summer:

       3 Gal.
     Everyday
       4 Gal.
      2 days
     5 - 7 Gal.
    3 - 4 days
     10 Gal.
    4 - 7 days

Fall:

       3 Gal.
      2 days
       4 Gal.
     2 - 3 days
     5 - 7 Gal.
    5 - 7 days
    8 - 10 Gal.
   7 - 10 days

Winter:

       3 Gal.
     2 - 3days
       4 Gal.
     3 - 5 days
    5 - 7 Gal.
   7 - 10 days
    8 - 10 Gal.
   as needed

Spring:

       3 Gal.
      2 days
       4 Gal.
     2 - 3 days
     5 - 7 Gal.
    5 - 7 days
    8 - 10 Gal.
   7 - 10 days

Groundcover
   2 - 10 Days      10 - 30 Days     30 - 90 Days     Established *

Summer:

 
      3 Gal.
    Everyday
        3 Gal.
        2 days
     4 - 7 Gal.
     3 - 4 days
    6 - 10 Gal.
    4 - 7 days

Fall:

      3 Gal.
     2 days
        3 Gal.
      2 - 3 days
    4 - 7 Gal.
     5 - 7 days
    6 - 8 Gal.
    7 - 10 days

Winter:

      3 Gal.
     2 days
        3 Gal.
     3 - 5 days
    4 - 7 Gal.
    7 - 10 days
    6 - 8 Gal.
   as needed

Spring:

      3 Gal.
     2 days
       3 Gal.
     2 - 3 days
    4 - 7 Gal.
    5 - 7 days
   6 - 8 Gal.
   7 - 10 days
* Only use the established schedule on non-desert plants, after the first Summer.
Exceptions to this watering schedule are cacti, succulents, and Ocotillos.