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The history of christmas trees, when they became popular and what they mean and represent at christmas traditions and customs. Jimm fowler is a lifelong student of trivia holding two degrees in history and one in communications, jimm enjoys sharing trivia and facts when many of think of getting ready for the. In 2012, 35% of real christmas trees sold were from chain stores or garden centers/nursery, 24% from cut and harvest farms, 15% from retail tree lots, and 15% from non-profit groups.
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