Before the holiday there are only two weeks.
Probably many of you interested in the history of the Christmas tree, and among the historical information are quite interesting facts about the Christmas tree that will make you smile. Well, it will make funny pictures that you see below.
10. Did you know that the first evergreen trees, which were used to celebrate the winter season, appeared a few hundred years BC?
9. Did you know that tree is known as a fairly weak type of plant, and only about 50% of all planted trees live to see the moment when it comes time to cut down?
8. Did you know that before the invention of electricity, people decorated their Christmas trees with small candles. You can guess that in those days happened a lot of fires.
7. Did you know that the Christmas tree is installed in the house can destroy up to 70% of dust and pollen in the air? Even though this happens in a small part of the room where it will stand, it is still very impressive.
6. Did you know that a real tree as a Christmas tree is beneficial to the environment? Of course, it would be better left to grow in the ground, but for each acre of planted Christmas trees, they produce oxygen, the volume of which is daily needs of 18 people!
5. Did you know that real Christmas trees will be installed in less than 20% of homes? However, only 48% of households would install artificial Christmas trees, this means that a lot of people staying through the holidays without Christmas tree!
4. Did you know that the idea of the Christmas tree lights came up, the assistant of Thomas Edison (Thomas Edison), Edward Johnson (Edward Johnson) in 1882?
3. Did you know that in the wild the average Christmas tree is 30.000 beetles, insects and species of visiting birds?
2. Do you know that the cultivation of Christmas trees on farms and other production areas is not so easy as one would think? Because not only 2/3 of the trees die, but the remaining trees may require from 4 to 15 years to grow to marketable height (1,83-2,13 m).
1. Did you know that the first fully decorated Christmas tree (which has historically records) appeared in Riga (Latvia) in 1510?
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