An initiative of The Water Conservation Garden

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What is San Diego Tree Week?

April 22-29, 2022

San Diego Tree Week, an initiative of The Water Conservation Garden, will bring neighbors together to plant trees in their community. Businesses, schools, and individuals will come together to celebrate the many benefits of trees. 

This week-long celebration, April 22-27, 2022, encourages all San Diego County residents to appreciate and understand the usefulness of trees. The campaign aims to slow climate change by educating thousands of San Diegans about the benefits of tree planting.  

San Diego Tree Week will teach our community as trees grow, we slow climate change by removing carbon dioxide from the air, storing carbon in the trees and soil, and releasing oxygen into the atmosphere. Trees also offer cooling shade, block cold winter winds, attract birds and wildlife, purify our air, prevent soil erosion, clean our water, and add grace and beauty to our community. Join The Water Conservation Garden and get involved today!  

San Diego Tree Week In-View

How to Get Involved

Plan and host your own event! This is a great opportunity to bring your community together for a good cause! Select a date, time, and location. Then it’s time to secure your trees! See more about hosting your own planting in our Leadership Guide.

Photo compliments of Tree Life Consulting

Find a public planting event and offer your time and efforts to plant trees! This is a great way to get involved, with less time commitment than hosting your own event. You can find nearby tree planting sites and events on our San Diego Tree Week interactive map below. 

Don’t want to get your hands dirty? Make a donation! Your contribution will go towards supporting local conservation education locally in San Diego. 



Can’t plant the trees yourself? Gift a tree planting site, tree seedlings, or other native plants! Be sure to ensure whatever trees you gift are drought tolerant! 

The Water Conservation Garden is always on the lookout for planting locations and partners who are committed to tree planting efforts. If you’re interested in becoming a tree planting location, please let us know.  


Support San Diego Tree Week by becoming a sponsor! To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, contact us at or 619-660-0614 x 11.


San Diego Tree Week Events & Workshops

SD Tree Week Concert

San Diego Tree Week Concert, sponsored by Union Bank, is bringing to The Garden featured musician, certified double-platinum singer, songwriter RYAN CABRERA to an all ages show in the Amphitheater. Special guests: Lexington Field.

Union Bank wants to celebrate San Diego Tree Week big and has donated the first 100 tickets to The Garden and we want to party with you! Come to the San Diego Tree Week Concert on us.

Mention Code at The Gate: ubsupporter

Donuts & Trees

Thank you to all who registered and recieved a FREE donut & tree and celebrate SD Tree Week by learning which is the “Right Tree, Right Place” from Certified Arborist, Jose Bedoya of Leaf it to Us, plus planting and care with Master Arborist, Brad Brown of Tree Life Nursery.

Thank you, Volunteers Lizette, Ed, Liz, Amelia, Richard, & Girl scouts! Holey Donuts. Arborists Jose Bedoya & Brad Brown. Garden team: Tim, Paul, Sinai, Soozie, Ria, Bob, Heather & Janelle. Sponsor SDG&E and Morgan!

Tree Handout ListTree Planting List

Did you know…? 

Members of The Water Conservation Garden receive discounts of 10-15% at select nurseries around San Diego County.

San Diego Tree Week Map

Since this is the first-ever San Diego Tree Week, near all the sites for tree planting are private. We highly encourage people who want to get involved registering a site be it on their property or a site that has agreed to be a tree planting sight; and to be sure that all the necessary permission from the planting site be obtained. SDG&E has a Community Tree Rebate Program for Residential Customers in qualifying neighborhoods, and trees may also be purchased through participating nurseries where participants will receive a 10-15% discount for SD Tree Week.

Thank You! 

San Diego Tree Week is proudly sponsored by:

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