|A Greener Christmas|
|by Sheherazade Goldsmith|
The only guide to celebrating a greener Christmas shows you how to make your home merry, bright, and eco-friendly! Part craft, gardening, and cook...
Tip: Try tree preservative for more results.
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Select fresh tree with springy branches. ... needed until tree is taken down. Acts as fertilizer, stops bacterial action, replaces moisture and gives color.
Cut off tree and hammer edges so tree will take water. Pour in tree stand and add hot water when tree needs more water.
Make this mixture and soak the tree at least 12 hours before decorating - soak the entire time. Trees will take up to 2 gallons of water a day.
Fill 2 gallon ... some of mixture into Christmas tree stand. Keep remainder of mixture for later use and keep tree stand full. Needles should be minimal.
Mix together and place in Christmas tree holder.
Mix the above ... for your fresh tree. With a ... end with hammer blows, stand the tree in a tree holder and pour in the solution. Keep the holder filled.
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