Most bonsai will need to be repotted several times during their lifespan. This is because they are long-living plants, and they benefit from having their roots cleaned, and having access to fresh, nutrient-rich bonsai soil. How often to report a bonsai The general rule is, the smaller the pot the more frequently it will need to be repotted. There is ...

It’s upsetting and a bit alarming when your bonsai tree takes a turn for the worse. But don’t despair! Find out what you might have done wrong and what you can do to revive your bonsai. Consider the season Before you worry that your bonsai plant is dying, do some research to ensure it is not simply preparing to go ...

Part of the joy of bonsai plants is that they require your gentle care and attention. This article will give you information about how to water your bonsai in a way that will keep it in good health and promote growth. Establishing a bonsai for optimum watering Improper watering causes more problems for bonsai more than anything else, although it ...

Bonsai is an ancient art form, originating in China and Japan. The term bonsai is not used to describe a type of specific plant, rather it is the name for cultivating plants in small containers to replicate the unique look of trees in nature. Why bonsai? Growing bonsai requires patience, commitment and attention to detail. Simply planting a plant in ...

It’s not hard to find established bonsai trees in nursery and specialist stores. But growing your bonsai from seed is an extremely rewarding, albeit long term project. Growing bonsai from seed gives you the opportunity to structure your very own bonsai. Make your bonsai your own The best part about growing a bonsai from seed is that you have complete ...

Pine cone bonsai have to be seen to be believed. So simple and easy to create, yet looking as though they have been cultivated by a skilled bonsai master. Learn how to create beautiful, fantasy-inspired displays with pine cone bonsai here! Not just a case of planting a pine cone To get the conditions right for growing a pine cone ...

Japanese for ‘planted in a container’, Bonsai is more than just a plant. Bonsai is an art form that has been cultivated and refined for centuries. These beautiful miniature trees can live for years with the right care and are a true symbol of patience and practice. As overwhelming as the upkeep may seem- don’t let that intimidate you from ...