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what do you put in the water of a live christmas tree

I bought a real tree this year and it is looking less green every day and I have kept water and asprin in the basin. What should I have in the water to keep it looking green and not drying out?


Asked by SuzanneL09 at 10:54 PM on Dec. 8, 2009 in Holidays

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  • We do sugar water. We've had our tree up since the Sunday after Thanksgiving and it is still looking GREAT.

    Answer by Juggalette0327 at 10:39 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • putt alittle sugar in it and it will help the tree out

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:21 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • If the water is hot you that can help too.

    Answer by mrsjonzy at 11:34 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • I do cold water with a bit of sugar each time I water it. works great!! ;o)

    Answer by Morgain at 9:43 AM on Dec. 9, 2009