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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_tree

A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce , pine, or fir or .... The Georgians have their own traditional Christmas tree called Chichilaki, made from dried up hazelnut or walnut branches that are shaped to ...

www.whychristmas.com/customs/trees.shtml

The History of Christmas Trees. A Christmas Tree with gold baubles. The evergreen fir tree has traditionally been used to celebrate winter festivals (pagan and ...

www.history.com/topics/christmas/history-of-christmas-trees

Germany is credited with starting the Christmas tree tradition as we now know it in the 16th century when devout Christians brought decorated trees into their ...

extension.illinois.edu/trees/traditions.cfm

Christmas Tree Traditions. The decorated Christmas tree can be traced back to the ancient Romans who during their winter festival decorated trees with small ...

www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2014/12/02/christmas-tree-tradition-explained/19792581

Dec 2, 2014 ... The Christmas tree has become so popular that 8 in 10 Americans put one up in their homes, ... We can thank the Germans for the tradition.

www.christianitytoday.com/history/2008/december/why-do-we-have-christmas-trees.html

At this point, Christmas presents were usually hung on the tree itself. German and Dutch immigrants also brought their traditions of trees and presents to the New ...

www.dw.com/en/festive-traditions-the-christmas-tree/av-18933478

Dec 27, 2015 ... One of the most important holiday classics in Germany is the Christmas tree. We look at the history and the meaning of this holiday tradition.

www.britannica.com/plant/Christmas-tree

Christmas tree: an evergreen tree, often a pine or a fir, decorated with lights and ornaments as a part of Christmas festivities. Christmas trees can be fresh cut, ...

www.religioustolerance.org/xmas_tree.htm

Dec 29, 2000 ... The Christmas tree: Pagan origins, Christian adaptation and secular ... against " the heathen traditions" of Christmas carols, decorated trees and ...

www.npr.org/2016/12/01/503907535/bostons-christmas-tree-tradition-rooted-in-a-canadian-thank-you

Dec 1, 2016 ... Boston's official 2016 Christmas tree, like others that have come before it, is a thank you gift for events a century ago in the Nova Scotia's ...