For most Christmas trees, the stand should hold at least 1 gallon of water. ...
commercial tree preservatives, molasses, sugar, bleach, soft drinks, aspirin,
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 ...
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.
Nov 25, 2010 ... Werner for years thought that keeping water in the Christmas tree stand ... believe
in adding sugar, aspirin or vodka to the tree water, none of ...
Asking should I add sugar to the water for the Christmas tree? Find out how to
make sugar water for Christmas trees here, and other tips for Xmas tree water.
I've done the aspirin in the tree water. Still didn't last. I've tried sugar in the water,..
.. still no good results. Even with always making sure the Christmas tree had ...
Water and keep a cut christmas tree fresh through the new year. ... mixes like
aspirin, sugar and other additives introduce into the water are not necessary.
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
Nov 29, 2012 ... How to keep your Christmas tree looking healthy, fresh and green all season
long. ... 1 pint clear corn syrup or 2 cups sugar-water. ▫ 2 ounces ...
Basically, if you treat your tree as a cut flower and display it in a water stand, ....
bleach and sugar found that they had little or no effect on keeping trees fresh.