Tips for Hardy Gardeners: the balsam fir is THE new Christmas tree of choice
Plus the best trees for heavy ornaments, and people with cats
Time was, nothing beat a good Scotch pine Christmas tree.
The needles were soft, the smell was heavenly, and ok, once it dried out, the needles became more like sewing needles but ...
Tom Kasper says times change, and the balsam fir is the new gold standard.