ASHE COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – Ashe County in North Carolina might be the new unofficial Xmas tree money. Around the many years the Tar Heel state has sent 14 trees to the White Property, 8 of them have appear from the county.
Wednesday Rusty and Beau Estes, homeowners of Peak Farms in Jefferson, lower down the most current NC Fraser Fir to head to DC. The tree was chosen very last thirty day period by White Residence officials.
It is the 3rd time the Estes’ have experienced that honor, bestowed on the winner of the National Christmas Tree Associations Nationwide Contest.
“It’s the top purpose you know that is the prime of the mountain suitable there and to get identified by the very first woman like that…you get goosebumps,” said Rusty Estes.
In addition to the enormous 18.5-foot tree they’re sending, Peak Farms is also furnishing various other lesser trees for the White House including one particular that will go in the Oval Office environment.
If you’d like a tree from the Estes’ you can get just one at Appalachian Christmas Mountain Farms situated in Deep Gap, North Carolina.