Treegator® Jr. Pro Installation Instructions
Just place a Treegator® Jr. Pro around the base of a tree or shrub, fill it with water, and walk away.
It's the easiest way to water your new trees or shrubs!
Place Treegator® Jr. Pro on a properly mulched surface that is level
(Note: Using this product on an un-mulched or sloped surface may cause incomplete drainage of water. See below for details)
Wrap both sides of bag around a tree or shrub with single or multiple trunks totaling up to 5 inches in diameter.
Be sure that the trunk(s) is positioned in the middle of center circular opening.
Open red cap on fill valve.
Gently lift up on fill handle.
Insert hose into fill valve, and turn on water supply.
If desired, add pre-mixed water soluble nutrients
(Note: Pre-mix additives in separate container, making sure that additives are fully dissolved before adding to bag)
Fill bag to desired level - Maximum bag capacity is approximately 15 gallons.
While lifting up on the fill handle, close red fill valve cap tightly, and let the bag drip.
Treegator® Jr. Pro will empty in approximately 5 to 8 hours.
Follow a fill schedule based on the size of your planting. (scroll down for Watering Schedule Recommendations)
Use on a Level Surface
Treegator® Jr. Pro is recommended for use on a level surface, or on a properly built mulch pile, such as the ones seen below:
Product Spec Sheet
Failure to follow the handling precautions shown may void product warranty.
3 Year Limited WarrantyEvery Treegator® Jr. Pro is backed by a 3 year limited manufacturer warranty from the original date of purchase, against any defects in materials and/or workmanship.
Note: Treegator® and/or Gatorbag® brand products are solely designed to assist the user in properly watering a tree. Spectrum Products Inc., the manufacturer of Treegator® brand watering bags recommends that product users follow the installation instructions and precautions provided for each Treegator® brand product. Installation instructions may be found on any provided product tags, packaging materials and at www.Treegator.com. Any other use or misuse of Treegator® and/or Gatorbag® brand products for purposes not designed by the manufacturer for its products, is not recommended. Spectrum Products Inc. and its affiliates will not be responsible for any proper, improper, or misuse of Treegator® and/or Gatorbag® brand products.
Treegator® Jr. Pro Watering Schedule Chart
- • Recommendations are based on a commonly referenced guideline of 10 gallons of water applied per 1 inch of trunk diameter (caliper)*.
Refer to the charts below for a recommended watering schedule, being sure to note the following qualifications:
*Proper watering frequency can vary depending on several factors (tree and soil type, weather, etc.) These recommendations will NOT guarantee that your tree is being watered properly - Use it only as a guide. Consult a local gardening or tree care professional for more information on proper watering practices for your tree type and region.
|TREEGATOR® JR. PRO||TRUNK DIAMETER (caliper)||RECOMMENDED FILLS PER WEEK|
15 Gallon capacity
|1 to 2 inch
(2.54 to 5.08 cm)
|1 Fill Per Week|
|2 to 3 inch
(5.08 to 7.62 cm)
|2 Fills Per Week|
|4 to 5 inch
(10.16 to 12.7 cm)
|3 Fill Per Week|
The Treegator® Advantage
Treegator® Slow Release Watering Bags have been the preferred tree watering method of industry professionals worldwide since 1989.
- Made in the USA from high quality materials
- Install and fill in just minutes with no tools
- Can be used on trees, evergreens or shrubs
- Fill just once a week for most new plantings
- Backed by 3 year limited manufacturer warranty