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Plant a Tree

Learn the answers to these questions:

  • How wide should I dig the hole when I plant shade trees?
  • How high above the soil level should the top of the root ball be?

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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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8th Annual Golf FORE Trees Tournament

Monday, November 6 9:00A - 6:00P

For 35 years, the Sacramento Tree Foundation has been building healthy, livable communities in the Sacramento region by growing the best urban forest in the nation. By providing education, training, tools and expert advice, the Sacramento Tree Foundation empowers our community to plant, protect and value the trees that cool and shade our region.

Since 1923 the North Sacramento Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of business and quality of life in North Sacramento and is proud to host this tournament in support of the Sacramento Tree Foundation.

Please join us for a great game of golf on the tree-lined championship course at Del Paso Country Club!

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