Sacramento Watering Rules Don’t Apply to Your Trees. Here’s How to Care for Them in Drought

Sacramentans should continue to water their trees regularly despite the city’s watering restrictions on lawns and landscapes.

While residents can only water their lawns and landscapes twice a week during the dry season until the end of October, trees are exempt from this restriction, according to the city.

Why are trees exempt from this rule, and how can I keep my trees healthy?