POP QUIZ: when did the first Christmas tree appear? If you answered “on the Charlie Brown Christmas Special” then you need to brush up on your tree trivia asap.
The first Christmas tree appeared in the 15th century in Latvia.There was singing…dancing…and then they LIT THE TREE ON FIRE! Kinda gives a whole new visual to the idea of people relaxing around a fire, no?
Lucky for you, that and many more tidbits are available in a new infographic from ChristmasTreeMarket.com. This one creates a visual timeline of the major milestones for the Christmas Tree mostly focused on the last 100 years.