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ento.psu.edu/extension/christmas-trees/cultural-information/caring-for-your-cut-christmas-tree

For most Christmas trees, the stand should hold at least 1 gallon of water. ... commercial tree preservatives, molasses, sugar, bleach, soft drinks, aspirin, honey, ...

christmas.lovetoknow.com/Sugar_Water_for_Christmas_Trees

Advocates of using sugar water for Christmas trees say that the mixture acts as artificial sap or food for the tree, thereby helping the tree to live longer. However ...

www.popularmechanics.com/home/lawn-garden/how-to/a3082/keep-christmas-tree-fresh

Nov 10, 2016 ... "Many people have found success in their tree longevity by mixing a tablespoon of corn syrup or sugar in the basin water as a food source for ...

www.livescience.com/41746-christmas-tree-fresher-longer.html

Dec 6, 2013 ... However, the study's author, tree scientist Les Werner, says additives such as sugar, aspirin or even vodka don't help. "Clean water still works ...

blog.davey.com/2016/12/skip-the-sugar-water-best-care-for-christmas-trees

Dec 1, 2016 ... Wondering how to keep your Christmas tree alive? What do you put in Christmas tree water to keep the tree fresh? Here are the best care tips ...

msue.anr.msu.edu/news/water_is_the_essential_ingredient_in_keeping_your_farm_grown_christmas_tree

Nov 21, 2016 ... Cut Christmas trees will absorb a surprising amount of water, particularly ... remedies” with ingredients such as sugar, aspirin, bleach and 7UP.

lajollamom.com/christmas-tree-preservatives-common-household-products

Dec 2, 2015 ... DIY homemade Christmas tree preservatives can likely be made with what's already in your pantry. Here is a ... 4 tsp sugar dissolved in water

www.almanac.com/content/christmas-tree-care-tips

Tips to keep your Christmas tree healthy and far from an untimely demise. ... Some people add aspirin or sugar to the water; we can't say whether either helps.

www.quora.com/Does-adding-sugar-water-to-Christmas-trees-work

This is really outside my area of expertise, but since I was asked to answer, I did a litte research. It appears that sugar and other additives, like ...