Christmas trees are evergreen trees decorated with candles and ornaments. As one of the most important elements of Christmas, modern Christmas trees originated in Germany and gradually became popular around the world, Table Snowing Christmas Tree with Umbrella Basebecoming one of the most famous traditions of Christmas celebration. ,
It is said that Christmas trees first appeared on the so-called Faun's Day in mid-December in ancient Rome. Nowadays,Table Snowing Christmas Tree with Umbrella Base people usually bring an evergreen plant, such as a pine tree, into the house or outdoors around Christmas and decorate it with Christmas lights and colorful decorations. And put an angel or a star on the top of the tree.
Traditionally, Christmas trees are not decorated until Christmas Eve (December 24) and then removed after 12 nights (January 6). It is considered unlucky to advance and postpone this date. It is said that the Christmas tree first appeared in the middle of December in ancient Rome, and the German missionary Nicus worshipped the baby with fir trees in the 8th century A.D. Subsequently, the Germans used December 24 as a festival for Adam and Eve, Table Snowing Christmas Tree with Umbrella Baseplacing "Paradise Tree" symbolizing the Garden of Eden at home, hanging cookies representing holy cakes to symbolize atonement, and lighting candles and balls to symbolize Christ. By the 16th century, Martin Luther, a religious reformer, had designed a Christmas tree with candles and balls at home for a starry Christmas night.
Most American families are accustomed to erecting Christmas trees immediately after Thanksgiving (the fourth Thursday in November) until after New Year's Day. Some American families don't start erecting Christmas trees until the second week of December, Table Snowing Christmas Tree with Umbrella Baseand Christmas lasts until January 6 (Epiphany). In Germany, Christmas trees are traditionally erected on December 24, but some people erect them 1-2 weeks in advance.
In Australia, it's a week before the school summer vacation; except in South Australia, where most of it was set up in early November.