There are a number of ways to find a Christmas tree you love. You can buy an artificial one that will stand up to scrutiny for years, or buy a real one from a local nursery, store or pop-up tree market. And, there's a third option: Tap into your inner lumberjack with a trip to the countryside to find and cut your own.
9 local places to find and cut your own tree
1. Berninger Trees and Wreathes: Lebanon, Ohio
- 1220 Stubbs Mill Road
- Price: $33 plus tax
- Hours: Weekdays 3 pm-5 pm, Weekends 9 am-5 pm
- Contact: 513-932-2780
2. Big Tree Plantation: Morrow, Ohio
- 2544 South Waynesville Road
- Prices: Canaan Firs $49-$125, Scotch Pines $39-$115, Blue Spruce $49-$125, White Pine $39-$115
- Hours: Mon. to Sat. 9 am to 7 pm and Sun. 9 am to 6 pm
- Contact: 513-836-0975
3. Corsi Tree Farm: Hamersville, Ohio
- 1651 Bolender Road
- Price: $49
- Hours: Wed. to Sun. 9 am to 5 pm, Closed Mon. and Tue.
- Contact: Phone 937-379-9200, Email firstname.lastname@example.org
4. Dirr Nurseries: Goshen, Ohio
- 6066 Goshen Road
- Price: $49
- Hours: 9 am to 5 pm
- Contact: 513-625-2000
5. John T Nieman Nursery Christmas Trees: Hamilton, Ohio
- 3215 New London Road
- Prices: Canaan Fir and Blue Spruce start at around $9 per foot. Scotch Pine, White Pine and Norway Spruce start at about $6 per foot.
- Hours: Mon. to Sat. 10 am to 8 pm, Sun. 10 am to 6 pm
- Contact: 513-738-1012
6. Roehler’s Christmas Tree Farm: Connersville, Ind.
- 7148 South Ott Road (Connersville) or 4812 US 40 West (Centerville)
- Prices: Vary by size and type of tree
Hours: Sat. and Sun. 9 am to 5:30 pm
Contact: 765-825-0902 (Connersville) or 765-935-5339 (Centerville)
7. Roehler’s Christmas Tree Farm: Centerville, Ind.
- 5679 N. Co. Rd. 200 East
- Prices: White Pines and Scotch Pines $35 up to 8 feet, $10 each additional foot. Canaan Fir, Colorado Spruce, Norway Spruce $55 up to 7 feet, $10 each additional foot.
- Hours: Wed. to Fri. 12 pm to 6 pm, Sat. & Sun. 9 am to 6 pm
- Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays
- Contact: Phone 812-689-4768, Email email@example.com
8. Sheets Christmas Tree Farms: Brookville, Ind.
- 9127 Cooley Road
- Prices: Vary by size and type, start at $40
- Hours: Mon. to Thurs. 10 am to 6 pm, Fri. and Sat. 9 am to 6 pm
- Contact: 765-647-0528
9. Country Pines Tree Farm – New Lebanon, OH
- 8280 West 3rd St
- Prices: Vary by price and size of tree
- Hours: 9 am to 5pm daily
- Contact: 937-835-3464 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
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