8' Balsam Fir - Fresh-cut Christmas Tree

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Scientific Name:
Abies balsamea
Height:
8ft
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Fragrant:
Yes
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Description

Abies balsamea or balsam fir is a North American fir, native to most of eastern and central Canada and the northeastern United States. It is celebrated for its rich green needles, natural conical shape, and needle retention after being cut, and it is notably the most fragrant of all Christmas tree varieties.

Care Instructions

Caring for your fresh-cut tree is simple! Just follow these 5 steps:

  1. Make a fresh cut. Before you bring the tree into your home and place it in a stand, re-cut the trunk at least one inch from the bottom just before putting it in the stand
  2. Choose a spot away from heat sources. ...
  3. Water immediately. ...
  4. Don't add anything to the water. ...
  5. Check water level daily.

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