Bonsai Trees Care

Bonsai Tree Care is an informational resource on how to buy, grow, and care for your bonsai trees.

Archive for August, 2007

Bonsai Buying Tips

Before buying a Bonsai, you should always check the plant for damage or root rot. Closely inspect the bark, leaves and limbs for scratches, rips or breaks. You should also look for areas where breakage may have occurred previously, to check for signs of rot if the damaged area has not healed thoroughly. If you notice (more…)

Interesting Sites To Learn About Bonsai Trees

One the best sites one can visit to keep up to date on Bonsai related information is Here, Wikipedia users can add information about Bonsai that other users can then add to or edit in order to improve the information found at the website. The Wikipedia site provides in formation about Bonsai history, cultivation and care. (more…)

How Often One Should Water Their Bonsai

Bonsai have small and few roots. Under watering them can cause a Bonsai to die quickly because the roots are unable to get the nutrients needed for a healthy plant. Over watering a Bonsai can cause the roots to rot. When one over waters a plant, the roots do not get enough oxygen. This results in damaged roots that can’t support the plant enough to keep it alive. One should always be careful to water their Bonsai so as not to cause damage to the roots.