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Mistletoe Meadows: On to the Blue Room PDF Print
Tuesday, 16 October 2007 21:13
White House officials tested the branches with actual Blue Room ornaments.The following pictures are highlights of yesterday's selection at Mistletoe Meadows Christmas Tree Farm in Ashe County.

Grower Joe Freeman's tree will be on display at the Blue Room of the White House. Washington officials, including Chief Usher Steve Rochon, enjoyed their visit to the High Country.


The selected tree came with a surprise: A bird's nest for luck.Two trees met the height requirement. The tree on the left was selected.Family, friends and fellow growers joined the party yesterday.Officials made sure the trees met the required 18 and a half feet.

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