Of course, you have already heard something about these little replicas of big trees and know what they are. As copies of larger trees bonsai plants may be a source of beauty and aesthetic joy in your garden and at home. Different in shape and style, these tiny live creatures can impress every viewer deeply and for long. If you are eager to rear your own bonsai miracle, you will find lots of information on the subject and you will have to learn all the necessary details to succeed in this art. Bonsai fans have free access to loads of information about bonsai tree growing due to the modern computer technologies, but it will be better to discuss everything with those people who know everything about bonsai tree growing and can share the information with you. Use forums and blogs for this. You will find much of advice and gain new knowledge on the art of bonsai tree creating. It is very useful to socialize with somebody more experienced.
But do you familiar with the history of bonsai phenomenon and its meaning?
“Tray growing”, or “bonsai” is a Japanese word and it is widely known. But did you know that this art had come to Japan from another Asian country? Vietnam and China have these cultural traditions as well and they had them before Japanese people knew about bonsai trees.
Japan has only inherited the art of growing these miniature plants from the Chinese origin, like this country absorbed some other important and beautiful phenomena from culture life of ancient China. The art of bonsai tree growing is used not only for decoration but for meditation and contemplation too. It is one of the features of Asian countries and their peoples. And as many interesting culture phenomena bonsai has its long history. Learning it well, you will understand this tender tradition and let bonsai planting come into your life and home.
But how to choose bonsai trees? Do you have any ideas? They are not usually grown from seeds and some good source material for your bonsai tree you can find in your local nursery. It is not normal practice to rear your plant from seed and for starter material it is better to look online and traditional shops. The atmosphere you are going to rear your bonsai tree is very important for it. Also you should clarify the differences between indoor and outdoor bonsai plants.
Not only good source material, but good soil and container are very important for growing healthy bonsai plant. And your plants must match the whole atmosphere of your home and your taste.