Christmas Trees, potted or real living Christmas Trees are very popular alternatives to trees that are from Christmas Tree Farms or artificial christmas trees. Types of potted or living Christmas trees vary with the Nordman Fir being a popular Non Drop variety.
Christmas Trees - Potted and Living Christmas Trees
Christmas Trees are erected at different times according to different traditions.
Traditionally Catholics did not put up their and decorate their Christmas trees until after midday on Christmas eve.
Many people wait until the beginning Advent, 1st of December to erect christmas trees. With some waiting until Christmas eve to put the final star, or favorite decorations, on top and turn on Christmas tree lights.
Types of Christmas Trees
Artificial christmas tree includes
- fibre optic christmas trees
Real christmas tree (cut christmas trees)
- Fraser Fir tree
- Omorica Spruce (traditional)
- Nordman Fir
- Douglas Fir
- Scotts Pine
- Blue Spruce
- Noble Fire
- Norway Spruce (traditional)
Potted christmas trees
Increasingly popular, potted Christmas trees can be kept for many years, they spend Christmas indoors with decorations, and the rest of the year in the garden, or on a patio as a specimen plant.
As they are selected for the slow growing nature, and are kept small by restricted root growth a potted tree can last for a long time begore it outgrows its indoor purpose.
Potted or Living Christmas Trees are availoable for sale from the following suppliers.
PLANTS PLUS - Tel: 01661 824 631
Carr House Nurseries
Horton Grange Seaton Burn Newcastle Upon Tyne NE13 6BU
High quality seasonal plants grown by our experts, attractive hanging and wall baskets, gardening accessories, furniture and seasonal products delivered to your door. Artificial Christmas Trees.
GARDENING EXPRESS - Phone/Fax: 08000 33 61 61
Chelmsford, Essex, UK. CM1 4UA
The UK's leading online garden centre and plant nursery, specialising in Shrubs, Trees, Perennials, Fruit, Bamboos, Ferns, Grasses, Bulbs, New & Exclusive plants and Christmas Trees.