This year, we are carrying Noble Fir, Fraser Fir, Nordmann Fir, and the coveted 'Burton Blue' Fir, grown by local, family farms. See below what makes each variety unique and the differences in density, shape, color and needle structure.
Our trees are available in three different densities: Alpine, Forest Edge, and Town Square.
Alpine Forest Edge Town Square
Learn more about the natural shapes and densities of our trees.
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Burton Blue - Sold Out for 2018
The first named selection of Noble Fir on the market
Distinct blue color and thicker needles than the species
Thicker and more horizontal branching than the species
Classic fir fragrance
Resists drying out for up to 6-8 weeks
Available in Alpine and Forest Edge densities
Nordmann Fir - Sold Out for 2018
The most popular Christmas tree species in Europe
Native to Caucasus Mountains of Europe
Classic fir fragrance
Needles lay flat on the branches like animal hair or feathers
Glossy, dark green needles
Resists drying out for 6-8 weeks
Available in Forest Edge and Town Square densities
Noble Fir - Sold Out for 2018
The most popular Christmas Tree in the Northwest
Native to the mountainous Pacific Northwest
Great classic fir fragrance
Often the needles have a bluish cast
Sturdy and relatively horizontal branches
Thick needles that resist drying out for up to 6-8 weeks
Available in Alpine, Forest Edge, and Town Square densities
12/17/18 - only 5-6 ft. trees in stock
Fraser Fir - Sold Out for 2018
Probably the most popular cut Christmas tree on the east coast
Native to mountains of Eastern USA
Silvery blunt needles
Upright held and strong branches give a narrow silhouette
Resists drying out for 5-8 weeks
Available in Town Square density
Found you perfect tree? Learn how to keep it looking fresh all season long on our FAQ page.
Interested in purchasing a Living Tree?
We carry a great selection of live trees at Swansons that can be enjoyed indoors for up to one week, then planted in the garden or donated back to Swansons to be planted through our partnership with King County Parks Million Trees Initiative. Learn more about our living trees here.
Need help getting your tree home and set up? Swansons delivers! Talk to us in person or call us at (206) 782-2543 to learn more.