What is Bonsai tree
Bonsai in Japanese means “tree in a pot”. (Bon = ‘tray-like pot’; sai = ‘plant’).
Bonsai is the art of growing trees in containers. A bonsai is any tree that is grown in miniature to resemble an aged tree.
Bonsai Uses techniques
like pruning, root reduction, wiring, potting, defoliation & grafting to produce small trees that mimic the shape and style of mature, full-sized trees.
Most people think the art of bonsai has been associated with Japan But, it actually originated in China. Later it spread to Korea and Japan.
It was in 1935 bonsai was classified as an art in the West. Bonsai plants are divided into many categories, like – Mini Bonsai (up to 2”), Mame Bonsai (up to 6”), Small Bonsai (6” to 12”), Medium Bonsai (12” to 24”) and Large Bonsai (24” to 42”). The basic bonsai tools used by practitioners are a cutter (used for pruning the branches), wire cutter (used to cut the wires), hook (to remove the soil from the roots) and wires (to shape the trees and branches).
Plants used for bonsai are obtained By
Nursery plants, pre-bonsai plants, by air layering, cuttings, grafting on rootstock and collecting from the wild.
Bonsai plants are also available for sale online.
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