So, you’ve decided to bring a live tree into your home for a few weeks. What a celebration! Now, it’s time to determine what kind of christmas tree You want — or, more accurately, what qualities you’re looking for in an indoor evergreen. a special look? a certain price point? a strong scent?
For many people, the scent of cedar wood is one of the highlights of getting a live tree. If you’re one of them, here are the best smelling Christmas trees As per Kisan Panchang,
most fragrant types of christmas trees
with 35 different species of trees Grown specifically for Christmas in the United States, it can be hard to come down with. These five are a great option for those who are in it for the natural pine scent:
Scotch pine (or Scots pine)
Also known as the “Scots pine”, it is the most widely planted pine tree in the US. Farmer’s Almanac, Apart from their lovely fragrance, these trees remain popular year after year because they have does not shed much, his Upward-curving branches make hanging lights and ornaments easy, and they maintain Water well after cutting. One potential downside: The needles can be sharp, so wear gloves when handling it, and choose a different tree if you have young children.
according to Farmer’s AlmanacBalsam is again The most fragrant Christmas tree, as well as the most popular variety in the United States. On the plus side, the trees are generally symmetrical and durable, and their needles are soft. but, their branches are too softSo they are not ideal for hanging heavy lights or ornaments.
They also dry out faster than some other trees, so get in the habit of checking their water level. As for shedding, balsam firs remain mostly intact for about four weeks before they drop their needles—so if you plan To top your tree longer than this, you’ll want to choose a different type.
Named after David Douglas, a 19th-century botanist who studied the tree, douglas firs ideal for filling large spacethank them Conical shape and fullness. While the tree’s needles are soft, so are its branches, so you’ll want to avoid trimming it with anything heavy.
despite of being Second most fragrant tree, fraser firs Are a perennial favorite because they are long-lasting (survive indoors for up to six weeks) and low-maintenance (shed rarely). The trees’ needles are their trademark feature: dark green on top, and silvery below. Plus, their stiff, upward-curving branches can handle all kinds of ornaments.
Colorado Blue Spruce
Like Scotch pine, this tree smells great, doesn’t shed much, and its stiff branches (with sharp needles) are good for hanging lights and ornaments. They differ most in appearance: Colorado blue spruce trees have more pyramidal shape, and, as the name suggests, is A blue-ish colour.
nNo matter what type of tree you choose, be absolutely sure Check it for insects and other pests before you bring it in your home.