Author: Aidan

Best Artificial Bonsai Trees

Best Artificial Bonsai Trees

Are you looking for a bonsai tree that looks the part but requires no looking after or care? Then look no further as we have come up with a list of the best fake and artificial bonsai trees that need no light, no water, no feeding and no trimming just […]

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3 Essential Tools for Bonsai

3 Essential Tools for Bonsai

Lets start this post by saying that having specialist tools for Bonsai is not essential, though it can save a lot of time and effort. As my Dad always used to say “Ensure you have the correct tools for the job” – he was so right! It can be difficult […]

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Bonsai Potting Mix Recipe

Bonsai Potting Mix Recipe

Finding the right bonsai soil mix is one of the critical success factors when you plan to grow a bonsai plant. In fact, this is the first step that you should consider when you start growing bonsai from scratch. There are many factors that you should learn in relation to […]

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The Jade Bonsai

The Jade Bonsai

Many plants used for bonsai growing provide quick results but when it comes to the jade bonsai, the plant grows slowly.  If the jade plant were being used for an outdoor bonsai creation, it could take up to 20 years to reach a mature height of 20 feet. The jade […]

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The Wisteria Bonsai

The Wisteria Bonsai

The wisteria bonsai is a very popular plant among bonsai enthusiasts. Although it does not conform to traditional bonsai forms, people grow it because of the beautiful hanging flowers. Depending upon which type of plant it is, flowers can be a mixture of pink, purple, blue or white. The flowers […]

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Top 10 Most Popular Bonsai Tools to Buy for Beginners

Bonsai Tools: Top 10 Most Popular to Buy for Beginners

You don’t need many tools for bonsai. But some tasks are just quicker and easier with the right tools. You can expect to pay a few or a few hundred dollars for your tools. In most cases, the more you pay, the better the tool you’re buying is. You should […]

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Lego Bonsai Trees: Small is Beautiful

Lego Bonsai Trees: Small is Beautiful

This Lego pine bonsai tree formed part of the award winning, record breaking exhibition Nature Connects. Created by Sean Kenney, it took an incredible 9,143 Lego bricks and 90 build hours to complete!Image Source : NANHBH We all know Lego is fun to play with and making Lego bonsai trees […]

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Fake and Artificial Bonsai Trees

Fake and Artificial Bonsai Trees

Although originated in Asia, Bonsai trees have now gained popularity in the West. Many are now interested to grow their own Bonsai trees while some are contented to have and care for some Bonsai trees. However, if you are among those who really love to have Bonsai trees but do […]

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Bonsai Planting and Repotting

Bonsai Planting and Repotting

The word “bonsai” plainly means “in a pot”, or, “tray planting”. On the other hand, bonsai is a lot more than just a potted plant. Producing the look of large size and age is the objective of bonsai. This is achieved by making a bonsai with firm roots that go […]

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Bonsai Wiring Basics

Bonsai Wiring Basics

Wiring a Bonsai Tree A very crucial process that helps style your bonsai is wiring–every properly designed bonsai tree has been wired during its development. It can seem like it is a completely baffling technique to duplicate, but it will allow you to be able to manipulate and control the […]

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