Upside Down Christmas Tree History
Boniface used the shape of the treeâ€”a triangleâ€”to represent the Trinity. According to some sources, Boniface hung the tree upside down. Some people use the story to argue that the Christmas tree is much older than the 16th century.. There is some historical precedent for hanging entire trees from the ceiling, however.
The upside–down Christmas tree trend started during the Middle Ages. However, few believe it had much to do with history or a revival of Christian ideas and .
A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce