BARGAIN hunters wanting to bag their Christmas tree for less this year might want to buy theirs now to beat the rush.
Christmas may be over two months away, but it’s never too early to do your festive shopping.
We round up five of the cheapest Christmas trees you can buy now so that you can beat potential price increases as the big day draws nearer.
But before you splash out, remember to check prices online.
You could find the same item – or something similar – cheaper elsewhere.
You’ll also want to factor in the cost of delivery if you’re buying online.
As Christmas trees are bulkier items, it might cost more to get it delivered to your door.
It comes as Brits have been warned that there could be a potential shortage of the festive staples this year.
Retailers have said there might not be enough trees to meet demand.
To avoid the crisis, here’s the best artificial trees we’ve spotted:
Asda – 6ft Round Tip Green Christmas Tree
This 6ft Christmas tree from Asda is a bargain at £15.
It has 440 branch tips and is 96cm wide at its widest point.
You’ll have to pay an extra £2.95 to get it delivered though – and click and collect is unavailable for this tree.
M&S – 6ft Spruce Christmas Tree
At £19.50, this is one of the dearer 6ft trees we spotted.
But it’s a little fuller and bigger than some of the others on the list.
It has 527 tips, and measures 101.6cm at its widest point.
Delivery costs £3 – unless you spend over £30, in which case its free.
Argos – Habitat 6ft Pre-Lit Half Christmas Tree – Green
Want a tree but don’t have the time to decorate it?
You’re halfway there if you buy this pre-lit Christmas tree from Argos.
It lights up, removing the need to put up fiddly fairy lights yourself.
Just be aware that it’s only half a tree though – it is designed to fit up right against your wall, so could be good for space-strapped homes.
You’ll have to pay a little more for it than the others though – it costs £35.
Delivery costs £3.95 though – so make sure to factor in this cost.
Amazon – CHRISTOW Artificial Christmas Tree Traditional Green Pine With Stand (6ft)
Bag this Christmas tree for £24.99 from Amazon in time for the festive season.
It’s the fullest tree of it’s size on our list, with 600 tips to hang your decorations off.
But it’s not as wide as some of the others, reaching 98cm at its furthest point.
Keen to buy it? Delivery was free when The Sun checked prices using a central London postcode.
Wilko – 7ft Flocked Fir Christmas Tree
Fancy something bigger? This 7ft Christmas tree from Wilko could do the trick.
It might be good for families with more space who want a show stopping tree for the lounge.
It has a snow-effect detail to the tips, and reaches 105.4cm at its widest point.
Delivery will cost you a fiver, which is more than all the other retailers on this list.
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