December - Trees

McHenry County ranks 1 in Illinois for the sale of cultivated Christmas trees and short rotation woody crops!

Learn about Trees:

What year did Yellowstone become a national park?

What is the main difference between deciduous and coniferous trees?

What can you learn from tree rings?

Click on the picture above to answer these questions and learn more.

Visit a local Christmas tree farm:.

Take a 1 minute trip to Richardson Christmas Tree farm in Spring Grove by clicking on the picture above.

If you are looking to cut your own Christmas tree, check out the suggestions from Naturally McHenry County.