There is no such thing as a perfect tree, but James Carlton works hard to make it look that way.
Carlton, tree farmer with Carlton Christmas Trees LLC, and his team of workers are behind the 80-foot-tall, 30-foot-wide tree in Union Square that — to the untrained eye — looks perfect. It gets that way, however, after weeks of preparations.
“No tree is perfect,” Carlton said. “They all have a little bit of character.” Read More