Soft, Dark green in color, 1-1 1/2 inch needles that have a sweet fragrance, and a great needle retention. Also is one of the most popular Christmas trees in the United States
Also known as the white fir, small narrow needles that occur in rows, have good foliage color that can be light blue to darkish green. Good needle retention with a citrus aroma.
A very desirable tree because of its sturdy branches and color. Their needles are very short and sharp which defers pets and children from messing with them. Norway trees should be cut late in the season due to their lack of needle retention.
Fraser firs are a very popular Christmas tree. The Fraser branches turn slightly upward. They have good form and needle-retention. They are dark blue-green in color. They have a pleasant smell. Frasers grow best in higher elevation areas.
Canaan is a relative newcomer to the Christmas tree market. It is very similar to the Fraser fir. The Canaan fir has good needle retention and fairly sturdy branches.
COLORADO BLUE SPRUCE
These trees have sharp needles that are 1 – 1 ½ in. in length. The tree looks bluish-gray in color and has a bad odor when needles are crushed. This Christmas Tree has good symmetrical form and has an attractive blue foliage. It also has good needle retention.
The White Pine has soft, flexible needles and is bluish-green in color. Needles are 2½ – 5 in. long. White Pine’s have good needle retention, but have little aroma. They are not a popular tree for heavy ornaments.