They're everywhere. Christmas trees seem to drop down in bulk, the minute you put down your fork on Thanksgiving Day. Traditional balsam and pines, fraser firs - and what the heck is a concolor? Whether you like to keep your tree around for months or just a couple of weeks, here are some tips on picking a fresh tree, choosing a tree with strong needles or fragrance and keeping it safe throughout the holidays.
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- Which Tree Suits Your Needs? Comparing Evergreen Varieties for Christmas Trees
- Christmas Tree Shopping Tips & Safeguards
- Taking Care of a Live Christmas Tree
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