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!


Treegator Jr Pro Step 1

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 around a tree trunk up to 5" in diameter.

Be sure that the trunk in the middle of center opening.

Open red cap on fill valve.


Treegator Jr Pro Step 2

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)


Treegator Original Step 3

Fill bag to desired level - Max. capacity is 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:

Treegator Jr Pro Level Mulch Surface

Product Spec Sheet

PDFTreegator® Jr. Pro Spec Sheet

Handling Precautions

Failure to follow the handling precautions shown may void product warranty.

  • Before use, remove all sharp objects from area to be irrigated
  • To ensure proper drainage of water, use on a level surface or properly built mulch pile.
  • Do not use this product in freezing or below freezing temperatures.
  • Use clean water only. If necessary, filter through cotton cloth on hose end.
  • Do not use on tree with trunk diameter/caliper larger than 6 inches.
  • Product contains small parts - Keep away from children.
  • Do not attempt to move bag when full.
  • Product is designed for use on mulch.
  • Using directly on soil can clog drip emitters.

  • 3 Year Warranty

    3 Year Limited Warranty

    Every 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.


    Treegator® Jr. Pro Watering Schedule / Capacity Chart

    Refer to the charts below for a recommended watering schedule, being sure to note the following qualifications:

    Treegator Jr Pro Watering Schedule
    15 Gallon capacity
    (56.78 liters)
    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