Is there any documentation available that indicates that city water (treated...

Asked May 6, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

Is there any documentation available that indicates that city water (treated water) is reasonable to use for the watering of tree stock? (General MN varieties of trees and bushes?)

Minnesota irrigation and water management horticulture

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I've been unable to find any definitive literature from the universities about using municipal water for watering trees.
Here is a link that discuss some of the benefits (!) and possible drawbacks:
http://www.sustland.umn.edu/maint/mulching.html

I'm curious about your question though...do you have an alternative water source?

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