YULE tree - symbolism and description. The European Pagan Yule (Jul/ Jól) tree is part of the Blood-Memory of ancient Pagan White culture. This video is a brief description of what the Pagan Jul tree means and symbolizes. The 12 days (time mark 5:30+) represents the 12 weeks (3 months) of winter that are part of the 13 lunar-months cycle of our year. This video was created and originally posted on December 15, 2015.