Nova Scotia is the Balsam Fir Christmas tree capital of the world, and here in the Municipality of Chester, we've been growing them proudly for centuries. We love knowing our Christmas tree producers have been a cherished part of seasonal celebrations - generation after generation. Whether your tradition involves tagging your favourite tree months in advance, planning a "chopping trip" closer to the holiday, or choosing a pre-cut off the lot - we've got the perfect tree for your festivities!
Location: 1604 NS-14, Chester Basin
For a wide variety of "Choose and Cut" trees, head to their Chester location - if you can drag it out of the woods it's yours! Come out for a family, holiday adventure and select the perfect Christmas tree for your home.
Location: 136 New Russell Road, New Ross
This producer offers delivery options and trees in all grades and sizes. Balsam fir is the standard type they sell but they can also offer pine upon request.
Location: 1595 Forties Rd., New Ross
Situated in the heart of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, the Reeves family has been producing and shipping Christmas trees to Canadian and International markets since the very inception of the industry. With approximately 150 acres - their Nova Scotian Balsam Fir trees are hand-groomed to produce beautifully shaped trees you and your family will love to decorate.
Location: 340 Meister Rd. RR # 2. New Ross
Originally was started in the 1940s and was called Lenihan Brothers. Laird and Blakes's father Ivan and his brother Oran started a Wild Tree farm with just 50 acres. Laird and Blake created L&B in the early '90s and have expanded to the 200-acre farm it is today. There you’ll find over 10,000 balsam fir trees ranging from tabletop 2 – 4 ft to floor stand trees as high as 12 ft. Trees are harvested as late as possible for quality and freshness.
Location: 329 Sherwood Rd, Chester
Demont's U-cut offers various sizes of fir trees for you to peruse and choose from. While you're there you can stop at their canteen for a bite to eat, look at their crafts for sale, and even attend a wreath-making class.
Location: 586 Glengarry Rd., New Ross
With over 40,000 Balsam fir trees varying from 4ft to 14 feet in a wide variety of grades.