Nothing says Christmas like an evergreen dressed with string lights, tinsel and a sparkling star on top. When you live in an area surrounded by stacks of high-rises, you may think that Hong Kong is a tree desert. Rest assured, our city has an abundance of specialty florists, flower markets and furniture stores for buying Christmas trees if you know where to look. Read on to find out how you can bring home the best real and artificial trees this season.
Van der Bloom
Priding themselves on having the freshest Noble Firs from Oregon, your house will be smelling like Christmas in no time. Table trees start from $1,088 for 30cm with a stand included. Van der Bloom also offers a wide range of wreaths and table trees, along with workshops to create take-home festive bouquets.
Van der Bloom, multiple locations including G/F, 61 Hollywood Road, Central, 5505 1661
Stylish, sophisticated and magical, the range of faux Christmas trees at Indigo Living is so cheery you’ll have Santa skipping through your door in no time. The upscale furniture store stocks everything from a glittered fir tree planter to an artificial evergreen topped with frosty accents. Don’t forget to check out the collection of tinsel and baubles after picking out your favourite tree.
Indigo Living, multiple locations including 221-224 Landmark Prince’s, 10 Chater Road, Central, 2801 5512
Anglo Chinese Florist
Bouquets and blossoms are it’s specialities, but during the holiday season the florist also sells Noble and Douglas Fir trees in a variety of sizes starting from $1,028. The shop also offers festive orchids, garlands and artificial trees that won’t leave a chaos of pine needles behind. Browse the variety online and get them sent to your doorstep.
Anglo Chinese Florist, 13 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, 2921 2986
A bit of nature in the heart of the city, P&F is a haven for gardening lovers. With a wide variety of wholesale and retail plants, the gardening specialist offer an extensive selection of Douglas Firs in a range of sizes. For a truly Christmassy activity, drop by the nursery and pick your own tree. Delivery services are also available.
P&F Garden, G/F, Block I & J, Scenic Villa, 18-20 Scenic Villa Drive, Pok Fu Lam, 2812 0948
Mong Kok Flower Market
If you can’t find it in Mong Kok, it doesn’t exist. You could easily spend the whole day just browsing in the locals’ go-to for flowers and plants. The trusty flower market has a huge range of reasonably priced floras and faunas, hop around the local stores to handpick your Christmas tree and poinsettia.
Flower Market Road, Mong Kok
Wah King Garden
This family-run nursery and garden offers a range of indoor and outdoor plants, potted trees and shrubs. The garden centre takes orders for Christmas trees by email, before inviting you to choose your tree. Its pines are hugely popular and sell out fast so make sure to get in touch early to guarantee your decor.
Wah King Garden, multiple locations including DD217, Lot 907, Tai Chung Hau Road, Sai Kung, 2792 7440
Transforming itself for every festive occasion, Brighten Floriculture becomes a winter wonderland in December with trees, wreaths and everything imaginable to help you deck your halls. Whether you’re looking for a dainty little fir for your balcony or a statement centrepiece in the living room, shop online or visit their multi-storey shop in Mong Kok’s Flower Market.
Brighten Floriculture,18 Flower Market Road, Mong Kok
Gift Flowers HK
Gift Flowers HK sources its Christmas trees direct from sustainable North American tree farms. The florist offers noble fir trees with three choices of size (four to five feet, five to six feet and six to seven feet) and prices include a free tree stand and free delivery. Recycling service can also be provided with an additional fee so you can have an eco-friendly Christmas.
Gift Flowers HK, Shop C, G/F, Hentiff Building, 160 Prince Edward Road West, Mong Kok, 2730 0885
Chun Hing Garden
All of Chun Hing Garden’s Christmas trees come from the US. Representatives handpick the trees every year to ensure they have the best evergreens to offer. Deck your halls with its wide selection of wreaths, garlands and centrepieces for the jolly season.
Chun Hing Garden,Yuen Long, Kam Tin, Shui Tau Tsuen, New Territories, 2572 6430
Sophie’s Christmas Trees
Sophie’s Christmas Trees invites you to order online and have your tree delivered to your door for the ultimate convenience. You can choose from Noble Fir, Fraser Fir and Douglas Fir trees before selecting your prefered tree size, width and height.
Sophie’s Christmas Trees, 42E Ha Pun Shan, Ma On Shan Road, Ma On Shan, 2649 6280
This article is first written by Becky Love on November 18, 2020 and last updated by Katrina Lau on October 27, 2020.