Decorating for Christmas is starting even earlier this year, and with garden centres, farm shops and many outdoor venues able to remain open during the second Coronavirus lockdown, it’s never too early to start hunting for your perfect Christmas tree.
Recommended by our own staff, we’ve handpicked 10 places to buy or rent your real Christmas tree in Gloucestershire and Worcestershire this festive season.
Once the tree’s up, Christmas can truly begin!
Real Christmas Trees in Stroud
Winstones Ice Cream in Stroud has been transformed into a magical Christmas tree store, stocking locally-grown, fresh-cut Norway spruces, Nordmann firs and blue spruces. The famous ice cream parlour also offers environmentally-friendly, living rental trees, which you can return after the festive season, and even rent the same tree again next Christmas!
Discover a delightful forest of Christmas trees between Stroud and Cirencester, as Jolly Nice transforms its paddock into a festive store, with a bumper crop of firs and spruces for sale from Friday 27 November 2020.
Recommended by Nick Ponting, Branch Manager in our Churchdown office.
Real Christmas Trees in Gloucester
Click and collect your real Christmas tree from the Over Farm Market car park from Saturday 28 November 2020 – with the full retail experience set to return when lockdown restrictions are lifted. Ranging from three to 14 feet tall, Over Farm has a huge variety of Christmas trees from Norway spruces to Silver, Fraser and Nordmann firs. For those who haven’t got the space for a tree, there’s also a choice of fir-shaped wreaths, handmade and decorated with festive lights.
Recommended by Kaylee-Ann Dimond, Senior Sales & Lettings Negotiator in our Tuffley office.
Officially opening on Friday 27 November 2020, The Natural Christmas Tree Co. is a small family business, selling high-quality and sustainably grown Christmas trees from Prestbury Farm in Tibberton. Whilst you choose, you can also tuck into homemade mince pies with plenty of Christmassy treats for children, too.
Recommended by Amelia Walker, Assistant Branch Manager in our Churchdown office.
Grown in Somerset, the friendly staff at Hill House Farm offer Nordmanns & Traditional Norway Spruce from 3ft to 10ft, as well as holly wreaths and mistletoe. Open every day from Saturday 28th November.
Recommended by one of our Senior Partners, Stuart Nash.
Starting from Saturday 28th November and every weekend until Christmas, Abbotswood Farm create a real Christmas experience as the farmer cuts your chosen tree in front of you. They also sell local honey and free range eggs produced on the farm.
Recommended by Melinda Gillick from our Mortgage Admin team and Faye Bliss from our Accounts team.
Real Christmas trees, in a range of different sizes, as well as real and artificial wreaths and posies are available at Pound Farm from the end of November.
Recommended by Hannah Ockleton from our Mortgage Admin team.
Real Christmas Trees in Cheltenham
Cheltenham’s Primrose Vale has teamed up with Cotswold Fir Forestry to offer a range of Nordmanns and traditional firs and spruces of all sizes, available from Saturday 21 November 2020. The popular farm shop, situated off Shurdington Road, also specialises in pot-grown trees – with its environmentally-friendly rent-a-tree service available for collection or delivery from Saturday 5 December 2020.
Recommended by our Marketing Manager, Wendy Worger.
Real Christmas Trees in Worcestershire
A family-run Christmas tree business in Worcestershire, Leigh Sinton Farm has been growing real Christmas trees since 1948. Home-grown freshly cut, pot-grown and-container grown trees are all available from Saturday 21st November.
Recommended by Kelly Houston, Senior Sales & Lettings Negotiator in our Worcester office.
Sold direct from the farm plantation to the public, Top Barn offers an extensive choice of beautiful fresh trees, with zero tree miles!
Recommended by Jamie Clyne, Sales & Lettings Negotiator in our St. John’s office.