Training Satsuki Azaleas Overview

Satsuki Azaleas Satsuki Azaleas are one of the most desired trees in bonsai.  The most desired attributes in a Satsuki Azalea bonsai tree are a...

Does my humidity tray need to have water in it?

Humidity Tray The humidity tray is used to create a better environment for any Bonsai tree in order to thrive.  It allows for the humidity...

Summer Watering for Plants

Summer Watering Summer is a tough time for many plants (especially with some areas across the nation forecasted to experience waves of extreme heat), so...

Bonsai Wire: Copper Wire vs. Aluminum Wire

Bonsai Wire When choosing which wire to use for wiring your bonsai tree, the decision to choose between copper or aluminum usually arises. We've outlined...

Ficus Bonsai Care

Ficus Bonsai The Golden Gate ficus bonsai tree is actually not as difficult to take care of as one may think. Like many ficus bonsai...

Creating a Bonsai Tree from Scratch

Creating a Bonsai Tree from Scratch Creating a bonsai tree is something everybody can do.  However, it requires  a good understanding of a few techniques...

Chinese Elm and Tea Tree Leaves Differences

Chinese Elm and Tea Tree Leaves At first glance, both the Chinese Elm and Tea Tree Leaves have a similar color, shape and size, but...

Black Pines: Time to cut those candles!

Black Pine Candle Cutting The time for maintaining your Black Pine bonsai tree is upon us again, its time for Black Pine Candle Cutting.  For...

Juniper Bonsai Tree Care Information

  Juniper Bonsai Tree Care The Juniper bonsai tree is a hardy tree recommended for beginners. The juniper bonsai tree has long been recognized as one...

3 Essential Bonsai Tools

3 Essential Bonsai Tools So you've just received a new bonsai tree for the holidays or picked one up for yourself.  You're probably asking yourself...