Tree Height Guide

Struggling to work out which height you need? Here's what you need to consider:


Obviously trees don't grow to perfect round heights :) We measure from the base of the tree (the point at which we cut the trunk) to around halfway up the "leader". The leader is the bit you put the star (or fairy!) on, so the bit between the top branches and the top of the tree. Some trees have longer leaders than others, so bear in mind that your tree could be a bit bigger than expected (sometimes up to a foot). You can always cut a bit off the top of the leader, though.


If you're putting your tree in any sort of stand, that will add some height to the tree, so don't forget to factor it in to the overall measurement! If you need a stand, we sell them here.

Tree width

Bear in mind that the taller your tree, the wider it will be at the base. Nordman Firs and Norway Spruces in particular get quite big and bushy as they get taller, so make sure you've got space!

Height conversion

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Remember, there's variance in that height - your tree will be at least as tall as in the above table, but likely a little taller.

Blue Spruce

Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 3 customer ratings
(3 customer reviews)


Although at it’s ‘bluest’ in the spring, the Blue Spruce will still often have a blue tinge at Christmas time. This tree also has a beautiful Christmassy scent. The needles are slightly longer than the Norway spruce, and it also has better needle retention. It’s important to note that the Blue Spruce has fairly sharp needles, so this may not be the best tree if you have young children. They will keep the cat off the tree, though!

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3 reviews for Blue Spruce

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    B Cooper (verified owner)

    The best tree we have ever had!

    So easy to order and delivered on time as requested – 100% recommend, we shall definitely order again – removes one of the tasks of getting ready for Christmas by having the tree delivered.

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    Carol stevens (verified owner)

    This is the 3rd year of ordering my Beautiful Blue Spruce from send me a Christmas tree. I’m very pleased and shall continue to order year after year.

  3. Rated 5 out of 5

    Geoff Bard (verified owner)

    Great Blue Spruce delivered by midday on requested day.
    Obviously freshly cut from the wonderful smell.
    Very satisfied, will order again in 2014

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