Christmas Tree Facts

  • Christmas trees require seven to fourteen years to reach marketable size.
  • Real Christmas trees, like other green plants, cycle carbon dioxide to oxygen
  • All prairie Christmas trees are grown on family farms.
  • Weed control can include mulches, cultivation, chemicals, mowing, or a combination of these.
  • Real Christmas trees are biodegradable and will eventually decompose to provide essential organic matter.
  • Fresh Christmas trees that are properly cared and cared for lose few needles and will not support a flame.
  • Evergreen trees are beautiful and fragrant.

The Prairie Christmas Tree Grower's Association
gratefully acknowledges
our funding partners for their contributions