Are you familiar with bonsai plants and their meaning? What do you know about these miniature copies of trees? Have you ever seen these tiny sources of beauty and charm of many homes and gardens? Do you like bonsai? Yes, bonsai miracle can impress everybody and they may be of different size and style and everyone can find a kind of tree that will perfectly suit his needs.
People who are going to grow their own bonsai plants should search for lots of articles and books to know as much as possible about bonsai growing and to process and study all the information carefully, because creating your own bonsai tree may be a tricky and difficult task. Nowadays one of the best ways to know everything about everything is the internet and you can search for necessary information there. A good idea is forum and blog usage, because there are many bonsai lovers that know much about bonsai growing and can be very helpful for beginners. Before you start growing your own bonsai plant, read and chat.
Are you familiar with the phenomenon of bonsai and the history of the word? It seems have Japanese roots but it is not so, because first this art appeared in China and some other Asian countries. Vietnam, Korea and Thailand still have similar culture tradition and grow miniature trees for meditation and decoration of their homes. The translation of the word means ‘a tray plant’ and you will know much interesting if you learn the history of this culture phenomenon.
You should learn how to choose bonsai trees properly. The place where you are going to get the material for your bonsai and its quality is very important. People usually do not create bonsai plants from seeds because in this case it is very long before you see your mature bonsai tree. Think of the environment you want to rear your tree in and remember the differences between outdoor and indoor plants as they have their own character and needs. Your local nursery can provide you with good starter material, and later, when you are a specialist, you will be able to create bonsai from your own source material.
The style and size of the tray is quite important too. The container must have the right design to allow water go through and it must be a match to the whole style of your mature bonsai tree. You can keep several young plants in the same container while training period and pot them into different trays later. But if you have only one bonsai tree, you may use the same tray for it.
Learning how to rear bonsai trees you are getting a charming hobby for the term of your life.