For every real Christmas tree harvested, 2 to 3 seedlings are planted in its place.
There are about 1 million acres in Christmas trees production. Each acre provides the daily oxygen requirements of 18 people.
There are approximately 5,000 choose and cut farms in the U.S.
It can take as many as 15 years to grow a tree of average retail sale height (6 feet), but the average growing time is 7 years.
The top Christmas tree producing states are; Oregon, Michigan, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, California, and North Carolina.
The top selling Christmas trees are: Balsam fir, Douglas fir, Fraser fir, Scotch pine, White Pine, and Virginia Pine