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 ...

Attention Pampas Grass (Cortaderia Selloana) fans – the time has come to learn how to parent your own Pampas Grass from seedling to full bloom. If you’d like to know more on how to grow Pampas Grass, care for it, propagate it and more, then this is the guide for you. Pampas Grass has quickly established itself as one of ...

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 ...