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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 ...

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

5 days ago ... Christmas in Argentina is one of the most special times of the year, learn ... Christmas decoration seems 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.

www.answers.com/Q/Why_is_cotton_used_to_decorate_Christmas_trees_in_Argentina

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.

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.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.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.

www.allthingschristmas.com/christmas-around-the-world/christmas-in-argentina-traditions

Jul 24, 2017 ... People even go to the extent of putting cotton on and around Xmas trees and the manger to simulate snow. The decorations on the Christmas ...

traditionscustoms.com/christmas-traditions/christmas-south-america

Christmas tree in Argentina does not have to be a coniferous one. People decorate all kind of trees. ... People make cotton balls symbolizing snow. ... In the past priest, when travelling to local church festivities, used to carry small altars.