No we can’t believe it either, but it is in fact time to pile in the car and head out to buy your tree for Christmas 2021! Whether you’re on the hunt for a specific tree cut, size, height, or type, you’re sure to find the perfect tree from one of the many farms and garden centres around the county. And if you find yourself not knowing where to head to first, then it’s your lucky day… here are our favourite Christmas Tree Farms and Garden Centres across Devon!
Marldon Christmas Tree Farm, Marldon
The team in Marldon have been proudly growing award-winning Christmas trees for over 30 years; what started as a family business has now grown into a recognised name, as has their reputation for high quality trees! Operating from an open-air retail park, customers can explore their farm shop, restaurant, garden centre and Christmas grotto store! Explore the seemingly endless fields full of trees of all shapes and sizes, you’ll soon find that there’s something for everyone!
John Cockram Christmas Trees, Chumleigh
John Cockram established his Christmas Tree farm over 40 years ago, and since then the family has grown trees of all varieties and sizes across three plantations in Devon. Cutting their trees daily, customers are sure to get the freshest trees, in fact, you can even head out with the team to choose your own to be cut! The 8-acre site is based in the stunning Little Dart Valley in Chumleigh, and customers have until Sunday 19th December to buy their trees! So make sure to pack your wellies as it does get muddy up on the farm, and feel free to walk around and enjoy the surrounding areas of natural beauty.
Plants Galore Garden Centre, Newton Abbot
Plants Galore have gained a reputation in Devon for their high quality Christmas trees on offer, and more importantly… their fantastic value for money! Each Christmas tree display is set out so you can take your time and select the perfect height (3ft to 15ft) and shaped tree to suit your home. As far as tree variations go, it’s simple, they offer the very best tree… the Nordmann! Due to its perfect shape, deep green colour and slow needle drop, this is the ideal centrepiece for your festive home this Christmas… and they smell wonderful!
Dartmoor Christmas Trees, Haldon (Also appear in Paignton and Totnes)
Dartmoor Christmas Trees is a family run business based at Haldon Christmas Tree Centre near Exeter, but they also pop up in Paignton and Totnes! Popular for their sustainably-grown, high quality range of trees, the team will walk you through and help you choose from hundreds of their Spruces and Firs. To ensure you have a good selection of trees, the team recommend buying yours before December 13th!
Stacey’s Christmas Tree Farm, Clawton
Stacey’s Christmas Tree Farm is a family run business near the Devon and Cornwall border in a small village called Clawton. They began planting Christmas trees in 1990 and since then have sold tens of thousands of trees of all varieties and sizes. The trees are cut daily and put in their display area for you to choose from, or alternatively you can take a wander and choose one straight from the field! Their staff are always available to carry them back to your car and help load, so wrap up and head down to choose the perfect tree for your home!