What to Look For When You Buy Your Christmas Tree

Updated: 10/31/2012 1:12 PM KSTP.com By: Gail Brown

After the Thanksgiving feast, many families head out to get ready for the next holiday by buying a Christmas tree.

If you're looking at a fresh one this year, don't leave the house until you watch these tips from Garden Expert Larry Pfarr of Bachman's.

Larry talks with KSTP.com Producer Gail Brown about how to know the difference between a fresh tree and a dry one, what fresh trees will last the longest, what advantages paying more for a tree might have, how to cut them to keep them fresh and buying and using a tree stand.