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EVERGREEN(ING)

The evergreen pine is one of the proverbial “friends of winter” in China and Japan, and still a symbol of Christmas celebrations in the southern hemisphere. In German tradition, the persistently green needles of evergreen trees are symbolic of fidelity (O Tannenbaum, wie treu sind deine Blätter“O fir tree, how faithful are your leaves”).

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