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
$50.00 - $120.00

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
6ft - 10ft
Price
$50.00 - $120.00

Also available as a pre-cut.

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
$50.00 - $120.00

As of Saturday, Dec. 1, we are sold out of concolor trees on the lot and in pre-cuts. The Concolor Tree is the slowest growing tree raised on the farm. As a result, the selection is limited in cut-your-own but we do carry them as fresh pre-cuts. Needles of the concolor are green with a hint of ligh 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
$50.00 - $180.00

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
$60.00 - $120.00

Available as a pre-cut only.

Due to the climate of the Eastern Shore, fraser firs are only availalbe in pre-cut. The Fraser Fir has quickly become one of the most popular trees we sell. They are a hit becase of 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
10ft - 16ft
Price
$50.00 - $150.00

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
$50.00 - $150.00

White pine has long, soft, flexible needles and are green in color. White Pine’s have good/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.