Ingredients

How to make it

  • Fill a 2 gallon bucket with water to within a few inches of the top.
  • Add the above ingredients.
  • Mix thoroughly.
  • Cut 1" from the bottom of the tree trunk.
  • Immediately stand the cut tree in the bucket.
  • Store the tree in a protected area outside.
  • When the tree is brought indoors, retain the solution.
  • Fill the well of the tree stand with the solution.
  • Check the well daily to make sure it is filled with solution.

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  • lacrenshaw 5 years ago
    Tee hee! We haven't a tree lately either, kate. Sure, pass it along....
    Lorraine
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    " It was excellent "
    spoil_me2 ate it and said...
    If I wasn't so jinxed on xmas trees I would try this. But as it is... I always end up with a tree doing back flips in my living room. whether it be real or fake. so I think I will pass this tid bit on to my friends who just have to have real trees every year. Thank you for posting. K8
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  • lacrenshaw 5 years ago
    chefelaine and julia,
    Chief Dave Tolton would proud of both of you ladies! Thanks for the 5 ~ ~ ~
    Lorraine
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    " It was excellent "
    juels ate it and said...
    Very helpful, thanks for sharing this!
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    " It was excellent "
    chefelaine ate it and said...
    Good thing to know, even though I use an artificial tree!!!! High FIVE! Hopefully, more home fires will be reduced if people see and use this. :+D
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