Bonsai tree kit - everything you need to make your own tree
The juniper bonsai tree that is included in
your bonsai tree kit is
approximately three years old and comes in a glazed ceramic bonsai pot,
the size is ideal for training a tree that comes in a kit.
As you can see in the picture below the tree is a little bigger than
what most people would consider a seedling or starter tree. The bonsai kits or starter trees that we have picked are the easiest to grow indoors and
can tolerate many adverse conditions. You still need to prune these
trees, the only difference is the shape has already been done by the
grower at the bonsai nursery.
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Everything you need to create your own bonsai tree. Starter kits include the
following: a glazed ceramic bonsai pot. The tree of course, age will
depend on the type of tree you choose, juniper, boxwood or azalea,
normally between 5 to 8 years old.
The plant pictured above is 9 years old and stands only 6 inches tall.
Annealed training wire so you can shape the trunk and branches.
Multi-colored textured rock and decorative pebbles for the soil so you
can dress it up a little. Humidity drip tray to hold water and control
the climate around your tree. Bonsai shears and a book on tips for
taking training and proper care.
Japanese Juniper Starter Bonsai: kit includes these supplies:
- Annealed copper training wire for shaping a tree
- Bonsai tree potting soil (conifer mix) and humidity/drip tray.
- Multi-colored textured rock and a ceramic miniature figurine for
decorating the tree in its pot.
- Separate typewritten bonsai instructions for potting, training and proper maintenance of your juniper tree.
Its quite possible that you may have been looking for a bigger tree
or an indoor bonsai tree. There are trees that you can purchase direct
from the nursery that you could grow and have most of the work done for
you. Or starter trees that have not been trimmed to any particular shape
like these pre bonsai trees.
Go here if you want to know how to make a bonsai tree from other
Bonsai Tree Kits Beginners: How To Make A Bonsai
Beginners and students often share the same concern, about growing
and maintaining a healthy plant from a bonsai tree kit. Your main goal is to control the amount of
stress that a your tree will take and still remain healthy.
down to too much or too little when it applies to all aspects to Bonsai
culture, including air, water, soil, sun, nutrients, temperature,
altitude and pruning.
Anyone wanting to make a bonsai tree from a kit successfully, must have
patience and a willingness to experiment and then accept the results. I
don't mean buying a bunch of books, it has more to do with learning as
you go and not being afraid to try something different to give your
bonsai tree your own personal touch.
The growth process takes
time, and there are no shortcuts. It is easier than you think to grow a
healthy plant from a bonsai tree kit and have it for many many years. If
you want to have the bonsai experience and not wait for that length
of time have a look at the beginner
bonsai trees and plants on this page or start over and read more
on all the different types of bonsai trees