Cawley Family Farm

Christmas Tree Selection

Why Buy Fresh?

Experience a family tradition by going to the farm to cut a tree that will fill your home with a fresh holiday scent. Fresh trees are also great for the environment. At the end of the season, trees can be easily recycled: they can be used for mulch or as a habitat for wildlife.

Christmas Tree Selection

Blue Spruce

Blue Spruce

Color
Bluish-green
Branch Density
Heavyweight
Needle Retention
Good
Aroma
Light
Height
5ft - 14ft
Price
$70.00 - $200.00

The Colorado Blue Spruce is one of the slowest growing variety of trees and difficult to raise as #1 tree. Colorado Blue Spruce are bluish-gray in color and have an unpleasant odor when the needles are crushed. The branches are very firm with sharp needles about 1" in length. It has reasonable good needle retention and holds heavy ornaments. Needles can poke small children, but retard pets from climbing.

Canaan Fir

Canaan Fir

Color
Dark Green
Branch Density
Average
Needle Retention
Great
Aroma
Strong
Height
4ft - 6ft
Price
$70.00 - $200.00

The Canaan fir is a newer variety that is becoming a very popular choice as a Christmas tree. Canaan fir has a firm branch with soft short needles. It has characteristics similar to both Balsam and Fraser fir with dark green needles on top and silver underneath.

Concolor Fir

Concolor Fir

Color
Bluish-green
Branch Density
Average
Needle Retention
Excellent
Aroma
Citrus
Height
4ft - 8ft
Price
$70.00 - $200.00

Due to their slow growth, we only have a limited supply of cut your own concolor trees for the 2021 season. Come early if this is your preferred tree. The concolor tree is the slowest growing tree raised on the farm. Needles of the concolor are green with a hint of light blue and when rubbed, omit a sweet citrus aroma.

Douglas Fir

Douglas Fir

Color
Green
Branch Density
Average
Needle Retention
Excellent
Aroma
Moderate
Height
6ft - 14ft
Price
$70.00 - $200.00

Also available as a pre-cut.

Cawley Family Farm most popular tree. These soft needles are dark green in color and are approximately 1 to 1½ in. in length. The Douglas fir needles radiate in all directions from the branch. When rubbed, these needles have a sweet fragrance.

Fraser Fir

Fraser Fir

Color
Dark Green
Branch Density
Heavyweight
Needle Retention
Good
Aroma
Light
Price
$100.00 - $800.00

Available as a pre-cut only.

Come early if this is your tree of choice. Fraser firs are liked for their dark green needle color, strong branches and soft, pliable needles.

Norway Spruce

Norway Spruce

Color
Dark Green
Branch Density
Average
Needle Retention
Fair
Aroma
Light
Height
14ft - 18ft
Price
$200.00 - $600.00

Our Norway Spruce are 14' or taller and in short supply. These remaining trees were the first planted on the farm back in 1998. The Norway Spruce provides short, dark green needles that are prickly to the touch. It has a needle retention of two to three weeks inside but last much longer in outdoor displays. The branches are strong and thus good for holding most ornaments.

White Pine

White Pine

Color
Green
Branch Density
Lightweight
Needle Retention
Great
Aroma
Light
Height
6ft - 16ft
Price
$70.00 - $200.00

White pine has long, soft, flexible needles and are green in color. White Pines maintain excellent needle retention, but have little aroma. Fast growing tree that can grow in low lying areas and are light weight. They are not recommended for heavy ornaments.