Type of Tree

Q: What type of tree is chosen each year for The Tree?
A: Since the late 1970s, Picea abies (Norway spruce) is chosen but Picea glauca (White spruce) and Abies balsamea (Balsam fir) was also chosen for a ceremony in the past at Rockefeller Center.

About the Author

After years of writing about the famous Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree on my Hackintosh and HackBook, I have evolved into the persona of The Tree Guy and I'll be here at least once a day to update you on the never-ending search for the perfect tree.