evergreen trees are grown and marketed throughout the world specifically for the christmas tree industry. Varieties differ in fragrance, cone size, coloration, needle style and stature. Tree farmers try to match their crops to consumer preferences, which can be fickle. Christmas tree production occurs worldwide on christmas tree farms, in artificial tree factories and from native strands of pine and fir trees. Christmas trees, pine and fir trees purposely grown for use as a christmas tree, are grown on plantations in many western nations, including australia, the united kingdom and the united states. The history of christmas trees goes back to the symbolic use of evergreens in ancient egypt and rome and continues with the german tradition of candlelit. Christmas trees come in different sizes, and of course, the larger the size, the longer it took for the tree to grow to that size. Christmas trees come in different sizes, and of course, the larger the size, the longer it took for the tree to grow to that size. Christmas is the time to be jolly, and theres nothing jollier than unsplashs collection of christmas images. Trees, snow, christmas lights, and magical feasts unsplash has images of it all, and theyre totally free to use. according to the national christmas tree association, it can take as many as 15 years to grow a tree of typical height (6-7 feet) or as little as 4 years, but the average growing time is 7 years. Christmas tree care remember to ask your supplier where the trees come from, and to choose a locally sourced and grown tree, or one that has at least been grown in the uk rather than abroad. When displaying trees indoors, avoid placing them too close to a fire or radiator, as this will cause excessive moisture loss and needle drop. Get festive with our handpicked collection of christmas picture. christmas tree song or poem for everyone, kids, children and mature.