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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 .... An illustrated book, The Christmas Tree, describing their use and origins in detail, was on sale in December 1844. ..... In Italy and Argentina, along with many countries in Latin America, the Christmas tree is put up on 8 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_decoration

The Christmas tree is sometimes explained as a Christianization of ... which included the use of evergreen boughs, and an adaptation of ...

www.whychristmas.com/cultures/argentina.shtml

Some people like to put cotton balls on the Christmas Tree to represent snow! ... The Nativity scene or 'pesebre' is also an important Christmas decoration in ...

www.tripsavvy.com/christmas-traditions-in-argentina-1636816

May 31, 2017 ... Christmas in Argentina is one of the most special times of the year, learn about ... Christmas decoration seem to have a very familiar feeling in this country. ... common to see a Christmas tree complete with cotton balls to represent snow .... About Us · Advertise · Terms Of Use · Careers · Privacy Policy · Contact.

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As they might do anywhere, cotton can be used to look like snow at Christmas time. Snow collects on the limbs of trees outdoors in winter.

iml.jou.ufl.edu/projects/Fall03/Bishop/Argentina/index.htm

As in Australia, Christmas in Argentina is warm, and families tend to stay in the ... the locals decorate their evergreen Christmas trees with cotton balls to simulate snow ... As in other countries that use the Julian calendar, the Magi who bring the  ...

www.indobase.com/holidays/christmas/world/christmas-in-argentina.html

The Christmas customs, traditions and celebrations are unique in Argentina. ... Christmas decorations form the most important aspect of Christmas ... In Argentina, the Christmas tree is adorned with baubles, lights and also cotton balls to ...

www.theholidayspot.com/christmas/worldxmas/argentina.htm

Artificial or live trees are used to create the Christmas tree and embellished with laces, ... or “pesebre” is an important part of the Argentine Christmas decorations. ... people here is applying cotton balls on the branches of the Christmas tree to ...

www.ornamentshop.com/xmas_trivia/christmas_traditions_in_argentina.asp

Christmas in Argentina: Traditional Celebrations & Colorful Decorations ... of Advent by putting up Christmas trees, which they often decorate with flowers, ... Referring to pictures in books, Argentine residents artfully elongate the cotton to replicate ... lemon juice and salt and is so versatile that it is also used to marinate beef.