Grow Bonsai Plants yourself
or send as Ideal Gifts
Many bonsai trees are very easy to care for and make a great enhancement to your home, or perfect gifts for
someone seeking unusual presents. Bonsai is an ancient form of growing beautiful miniature trees and plants, which dates back to around 200 AD. Although many people think bonsai plants originated from
Japan, history shows that the true origins are actually from China. They were introduced to Japan around 1135 AD and
became popular amongst the top of the Japanese hierarchy.
Every bonsai tree is a totally
unique living work of art which will give years of pleasure to the receiver
- a truly memorable and lasting gift.
Below is just a small selection of the plants available for you to buy
online. Simply click on the pictures for prices and to see the main
online catalog with many more selections available. We think you'll
be pleasantly surprised by the value for money that these beautiful trees
Bonsai Tree - Medium Juniper Procumbens "nana"
dwarf Juniper from Japan is a highly popular evergreen. When we think
of a traditional bonsai tree and what it should look like, we think of
a "Juniper Procumbens Nana." It is very hardy, long lived, and tolerates
many adverse conditions.
This is an excellent tree for the beginner.
6 years old, 6" tall.
Flowering White Serissa
|With small white trumpet
shaped blossoms, this northern Chinese Serissa is trained into pleasing
shapes with a full upright canopy.
Known as the Tree of a Thousand Stars, the Japonica
Serissa has somewhat elongated spoon shaped, shiny green leaves.
It is a twiggy tree that grows tighter with shearing.
12 years old 12" tall.
Cherry Bonsai - Medium
|This elegant young bonsai tree flowers with white blooms, followed by red egg-shaped edible cherries. The tree is adorned by small, handsome evergreen leaves.
If the leaves receive enough light they will develop attractive red highlights. 5 years old, 8" tall.
Elm Bonsai - Large
|Chinese Elm Bonsai have small evergreen leaves
which remain on the tree all year round. They are hardy with excellent
branching characteristics. Their twisted trunk and exposed roots gives
the appearance of great age.
An easy plant to care for indoors
|Mount Fuji Serissa
|This sub-tropical evergreen imported from Japan, blooms profusely with delicate flowers. Its raised root system gives the appearance of great age, and its minature white flowers make this a complete beauty. It is an excellent bonsai tree for beginners.
If you're looking for a perfect gift, or a plant
which will simply give you endless pleasure, this little tree and its delicate white flowers will give joy for many years to come. 7 years old, 8" tall.
|This braided ficus has a real golf
ball nestled between the four braids which form the trunk of the tree!
It has been cultivated and sculptured over the ball which cannot be removed
without cutting the branches. This popular tree is recommended as
a unique enhancement for home or office and does well in low to high lighting
conditions. It even comes with a 3" golfer "pick" figurine as part of the landscape scene.
Something different, for anyone, whether they are interested in golf or
just want something unusual! Very easy to care for. (10 years old),
22" - 26" tall.
your own bonsai - starter kit
Everything you need to create your own bonsai
is contained in this starter kit, including a young Juniper Procumbens
Nana (3 years old). Grow your own little plant from baby to adulthood!
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gifts for all occasions including roses, flowers and many unique and unusual
presents available to buy online at great prices.
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