The art of (growing a) Bonsai

Overcoming origin word, bonsai originated in the Chinese Empire. He emerged from a game company practiced only by those who were part of the elite society.

When it was offered as a gift, people feel very flattered because in the category of luxury.

Today, you grow a bonsai is an art in Japan. It is said that a bonsai is never ready.

If you are interested in this kind of trees in miniature, should follow the steps below:

  1. First of all , you must decide whether you want a tree fully grown or if you want to take it to the beginning, ie from seeds or cuttings.
  2. After you have decided on this, next step is the training and styling. A range of techniques have been developed on the subject, helping to create, maintain size and shape of a tree in miniature. The most important are trimming their binding.
  3. regular watering and fertilization are essential to good tree, which is usually grown in small pots.