How to buy Christmas Trees.
SHOPING FOR THE FAMILY'S CHRISTMAS TREE
Buying the Christmas Tree is a great activity for the family. Take a few minutes to ask yourself a few questions. Decide what type of tree is the one right for you.
The weekend after Thanksgiving is traditionally thought when most Christmas tree shopping occurs, in reality is the third busiest time for Christmas tree lots. In fact, you have time. our lots are still getting fresh Christmas Trees up until a week before Christmas day. You should consider mid-November a time to find a tree. The trees are are good for four weeks, if the tree is properly taken care of.
Remember, every year is different when it comes to Christmas tree availability. The variety and quantity of trees can very. Some years have less shopping days and other more.
CHRISTMAS TREE SELECTIONS
Christmas tree lots offer an awesome selection of Christmas trees with excellent aromatic varieties that retain their needles through the entire season. The most popular trees like Douglas, Fraser, Balsam,Grand, Nordmann Fir many more are going to be avaible at your local Christmas tree lot of Farm.
SELECTING A FRESH CHRISTMAS TREE.
Selecting a Christmas tree a from a Christmas tree lot or farm can be a lot of fun family and great memories. To help find a quality Christmas tree near you, check out Christmas Tree Lot locator. The locator represents the best tree lots and farms in the United States.
When walking around your Christmas lot take momment and looks the the freshness of the needles. A quick way to do this is to pull your hand through a tree branch,toward you, allowing the needles to slip through your fingers. Most, of the needles should stay on the Christmas tree. The needles toward the center may loose a few but should not loose any toward the end of the branch. The needles on the end on the branch are newer.
Another trick is to lift a tree and tap its trunk on the ground sevral times. This will help you determine its freshness. You will be looking to see how many needles green needles have fallen off the tree. If you see only see brown needels that fine. The Brown needles tare from previous season.f there are lots of needles on the ground around the trees, find another tree. Moreover, The Christmas tree should have nice holiday fragrance. Branches should be pliable and the needles should be glossy and rich in color. Christmas trees needle colors can be dark green, blue-green, lime green and even silver(Fraser Fir).
Before you leave the lot make sure they saw off a few inches off the bottom of the trunk. When trees are cut, pitch oozes out and seals the pores. The cutting of the tree trunk allows the tree to absorb water.