What is the symbol of Christmas?

In addition to  Santa Claus, I am afraid that is covered with stars, Christmas tree lights and a small gift.

What is the Christmas tree?

Christmas is  coming, on both sides of the road, all  hotel and shopping malls  put their well-dressed Christmas tree early, hung  all kind of  beautiful Christmas wreath on the door. Although called the Christmas tree, but quite large differences in the image. Some, like pine trees, some like cypress, some business even used the ginkgo as Christmas tree.

So,what is the authentic Christmas tree?

In fact, the Christmas tree which appeared in the Christmas scene is after 1500 years when the birth of Jesus (16th century) .

The beginning, there is no practical use,it is just used to heighten the festive atmosphere. A monk because of thrift, cut a small fir tree, hanging  cakes, red fruit and candles, so that children could leave a happy Christmas day. Later, people try to copy,the pendant of Christmas tree has become bells, snowflakes, lights etc..

Since it is entertainment props, it have no too much limit, pine and  fir trees can be used. Select Pine and fir trees,  because they still maintain the green in the winter ,appears to vitality.

Furthermore, the conical crown is more for decorated , simply as a the shelf for Christmas gift. You have to understand that it does not matter, in fact, Pine and fir trees are the best choose on Christmas day.