The fir tree is mostly known for its use for pulp, light construction, and Christmas trees, but it can also be made into a tea by using the tree tips for rehydration and energy boosting. Native Americans are known to use this tea during times of illness. Healing Properties of the Fir Tree– Fir Tree medicine has been known to help with pain, infections, respiratory tract issues, colds, fever, cough, bronchitis, fever, sore throat and even tuberculosis. Meditating with the Fir Tree– Meditating with the fir tree can be very rewarding, especially if you connect with its aroma. You can do this either by sitting with the tree or by using fir tree oil. Many people work with this tree as a Christmas tree meditation either to connect with the Christ consciousness or to give thanks for the days beginning to get longer.On December 21 many connect with the fir tree, for instance, to celebrate the Winter Solstice, the first day of winter and the shortest day of the year.