I Had No Idea! These Facts About Christmas Tree History Totally Surprised Me!

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Think the Christmas tree started with pagan festivals? For so long, so did I – but history shows that it didn’t! You’ve got to see the history of one of our most treasured traditions, and share it with everyone!

In the late renaissance, German monks started doing a curious thing: they decorated evergreen trees at Christmastime. With Adam and Eve’s day on December 24, little apples would remind all of the fruit of Paradise…it started long ago, but today the Christmas tree is alive and well. Check out its full history in the infographic below!

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