There are many types of bonsai plants for you to choose from, but I would like to focus on the care of a Rose Bonsai tree. It’s important to know how much sunlight your rose bonsai will need, what kind
The botanical name for bodhi tree bonsai is Ficus religiosa, and it can be found in tropical and subtropical regions all over the world. This plant has been used as an auspicious symbol in religion, education, art, medicine, politics, and
The blueberry bonsai is an interesting plant to grow in a garden. It will yield successful berries that are sweet and delicious but requires more maintenance than some other types of plants. I’ve been growing different bonsai trees for over
The 1,000+ year old Ficus retusa Linn, at the Crespi Bonsai Museum in Italy, is believed to be the oldest existing bonsai in the world. The world’s oldest bonsai tree in captivity was stolen from a garden in Japan and was worth $91,000.
Building a bonsai bench is essential when you’re taking care of more than one bonsai. The bonsai bench also makes your bonsai trees look more professional. Building a bonsai bench costs roughly $200. This depends on how big you want
Generally speaking, you should prune the ficus back to 3 to 5 leaves. Pruning the ficus can be done all year round, but to keep most people do this around spring. When pruning the ficus bonsai, there will be a bit of white milk. This is ficus bleeding and its latex. The latex will dry up quickly.