Spring Garden Tips
Uses for a Discarded Christmas Tree
Don’t drag that Christmas tree to the curb. Find out who is recycling this resource back into the landscape. Start with your local municipality. Many communities will chip the trees into mulch for citizens to use in their landscapes. Check with area Christmas tree farms. Many will take your trees, chip them and use the mulch on their farm. In return for your effort many will give a discount coupon on next year’s purchase. Lake communities and the Department of Natural Resources will often work with home owners to place discarded trees in the bottom of ponds and lakes. They provide great habitat for the fish.

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