It’s almost Christmas, the lights are up, carols are playing in every store, and the big malls have got their decorations up – you can’t miss Landmark’s extravagant display or Festival Walk’s iconic tree! And so it’s time for you to get your home ready for celebrations. Step one, of course, is getting your tree! Hong Kong houses may be small, but that doesn’t mean you can’t spruce them up to celebrate the festivities. So here’s your guide to real, fake and recycled trees, so that you have plenty of time to decorate and get ready for the holidays.
One of the most established suppliers, with a 30-year-plus history selling Christmas trees, is Anglo Chinese. Importing from Oregon, they have Noble, Nordman and Douglas Fir trees, ranging from HK$1,480 to HK$4,770. They also stock a range of artificial, cypress and mini handmade trees, along with wreaths, centrepieces and orchids. A one stop shop for all your Christmas needs! You can get updates for 2022 shipments here and order ASAP using WhatsApp (+852 6238 8823).
13 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central | +852 2921 2986
While it’s best to visit Brighten Floriculture in-person at the Flower Market, you can also use their website (just enter as a visitor) or their app to discover their wide variety of products. They have a number of artificial trees, both decorated and unadorned, that you can choose from. With heights ranging from one foot to over 10 feet, there is sure to be one for every home size in Hong Kong. You can also check out their charms, ornaments, decorations and much, much more!
18 Flower Market Road, Mong Kok | www.brighten.hk
Another leading expert in the gardening and plants business is Chun Hing Garden, which sources its Christmas trees from US plantations. Their Noble Fir, a durable tree featuring dense foliage and soothing aroma, starts at HK$930 (for 3-4 ft). If you are looking for something truly spectacular, you can get a 18-20ft tree for HK$58,850! You can also buy the other necessary festive decorations including wreaths, poinsettias and centrepieces.
Shui Tau Tsuen, Kam Tin, Yuen Long | +852 2572 6430 (call) or +852 9216 9788 (WhatsApp)
This luxury florist creates arrangements that are stunningly layered, textured and elegant. They haven’t released their Christmas catalogue yet, but we were informed Ellerman will be offering mini Christmas trees and wreaths closer to December. You can also order bespoke arrangements!
If you’re worried about how to get your tree home, Gift Flowers offers free, same-day home delivery starting on November 26th. They are known for their Noble Fir trees, with prices ranging from HK$1,999 to HK$4,199. But buy soon, they are running out fast. Also stocking adorable mini decorated Christmas trees, if your apartment really doesn’t have space for a full bush, we specifically love their Nutcracker Mini Christmas Tree. And if you are looking for a gift, their Cheers with Christmas Hamper stocked with bubbly, chocolates and ornaments included, is the perfect option!
Unit 2202, 22/F, Causeway Bay Plaza 1, 489 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay | +852 2730 0885
All your Christmas needs can be satisfied at the various branches of Indigo Living. Decorations, wreaths, garlands, lights, candles, gifts and cards – PHEW! If that wasn’t enough, you have the option of four sizes of artificial trees, starting from an adorable 90cm (HK$950) to a full life-size 210cm (HK$2,500). Or if you are looking for a cute desk topper, their Decorated Mini Tree (HK$425) is to die for!
Shops in Horizon Plaza, Cyberport, Central, Mid-Levels and Sha Tin | +852 2850 5955
Their website may be sparse, but you can find some true gems in P&F Garden’s Cyberport showroom and garden. They sell Christmas trees, wreaths and poinsettias, along with a number of other plants and pots, as well as Chinese New Year flowers and plants. Or, if you are looking for landscape gardening, professional interior decoration and garden maintenance, this 30-year-old business could be your go-to!
50 Shui Choi Tin Village, Victoria Road (near Cyberport) | +852 2812 0948
Not only are they leading Hong Kong’s hospitality scene with their leading hotel and dining experience, Rosewood is also here to make your Christmas truly magical. Their luxury Christmas shop has tons on offer and you can even find decorated trees and wreaths. They have options of fresh wreaths, mini, 6ft and 8ft Noble Fir trees, and even offer set-up and dismantling services, although the price is hefty (HK$9,988 to $16,888). You can also find a number of food, gift and decoration options. We particularly love their Christmas Dog Collar (HK$248), perfect for any of your paw-rent friends!
Victoria Dockside, 18 Salisbury Road Tsim Sha Tsui | +852 3891 8818
While their key work is focused on gardening projects, during the festive period, this Tai Po-based corporation sells American Christmas trees and flowers, which you can order up to two months in advance. Most of the information is in Chinese, but they have Nobel Firs in six sizes along with poinsettias and other flowers. You can grab a friend to help you translate and complete your order here. And if you’re already thinking ahead, they also have CNY flowers.
65 Kau Liu Ha, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po | [email protected], +852 2677 9828
Another longstanding source of exceptionally high quality trees, Sophie’s Christmas Trees source their products from Portland, Oregon, USA. They have three types of trees, Fraser, Douglas, and Noble Fir, from 4–9ft high, and you can even specify your width and height preference! Do check out their website soon, as they are selling out fast. Sophie’s also provides wreaths and poinsettias (red and white) and a free care kit containing a bag of nutrients for your tree! Delivery, assembly and recycling fees are extra.
42E Ma On Shan Tsuen, Ma On Shan | +852 2649 6280
Local florist van der Bloom’s boutiques in Central and Tai Hang are truly spectacular, and their Christmas trees are the same. This year, van der Bloom has created a collection of spirits-themed tabletop trees, door wreaths, potted arrangements, and corner arrangements. The Mulled Wine table top tree and Ornato Sherry wreath look particularly gorgeous! During the rest of the year, you can order a custom fresh or dried flower arrangement to spruce up your surroundings, because why not!
Shops in Soho and Tai Hang | +852 5505 1661 (Soho), +852 6513 5723 (Tai Hang)
Last but not the least is one of Hong Kong’s largest plant wholesalers. Since 1983, they have grown their plants and have now expanded to over one million square metres across Hong Kong and China! Wah King Garden also has a number of retail shops around Hong Kong including Mong Kok, Sheung Shui and Sai Kung. They source their Christmas trees from the US, and you can find more information here. This year, they have Noble Firs ranging from 3-7ft. Contact either the Mong Kok branch ([email protected] or 2380 9199) or Sai Kung branch ([email protected] or 2792 7440) to ask about prices and stock.
Whether you’re looking for a tree for your home, a commercial property, or an event, D’Silva Creations has got you covered. With pre-lit and pre-decorated trees as well as extras like garlands and wreaths coming in a range of colours and designs, you won’t have to think twice about your making your house feel Christmas-y. They have both artificial and real trees, and offer wholesale rates, so be sure to get yours ASAP!
Bringing sustainability to Christmas since 1980, this worldwide shop offers eco-friendly recycled Christmas trees with a product life of 30 to 50 years! Even their boxes are made of recycled cardboard. You have the option of shopping based on height or style of trees, and have plenty of options. Hong Kong bestsellers include the 4ft Christmas Pine (HK$388) and 6ft Majestic Fir (HK$1,190). And if you believe your tree decorations are truly outstanding, you can join the Christmas Tree Photo Competition by sending a photo of your decorated Oncor tree to [email protected] by December 22, 2022.
Sustainable, real trees and free delivery and assembly – Royal Fir ticks all your boxes! The Royal Nordmann Fir aka “the perfect tree” has been grown commercially since 1960 in Denmark and can now be brought to your door in Hong Kong. With sizes ranging from 150cm to 300cm, and prices from HK$1,688 to HK$4,958, these are truly a great affordable, yet beautiful, option.
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