Bonsai Yellowing (What to Do and Why It Happens)

A bonsai, despite its tiny stature, is still a tree. It also has to deal with all of the issues that regular trees do. Like trees, bonsai trees can also turn yellow for various reasons, which is a matter of concern for bonsai lovers. Now, what to do when bonsai leaves turn yellow?  Bonsai leaves can…

Bonsai Lighting (Direct Sun or Artificial Only)

Whether to use natural or artificial light is a common question that comes to the minds of bonsai enthusiasts from time to time. Questions like, do bonsai trees need light are also quite common. Thus, this article aims to address your most common concerns about bonsai lighting. Bonsai trees need light, especially UV rays from…

Chinese Elm Bonsai (Tree Care Indoor vs Outdoor)

The art of growing Chinese Elm bonsai has been around for years. Even now, they are incredibly popular and widely appreciated. They bring beauty, peace, and tranquility to a home. If you’re someone who’s inspired by the art of bonsai, you might ask yourself a common question. Can Chinese elm bonsai be kept indoors? Let’s…

Juniper Bonsai (Limitations to a Tree’s Life Indoors)

If you are planning on growing a juniper bonsai, the first question that will pop into your mind is: can juniper bonsai live indoors? Junipers are well-known for their hardiness. And they require very little water or soil. As a matter of fact, juniper trees grow and thrive best in hard, rocky, lifeless environments. There…

Cut Paste ( Control How Scar Tissue Forms and Looks )

Pruning bonsai is essential to get the ideal form and size. Cutting branches and foliage is therefore a necessary aspect of bonsai cultivation. These cuts often create scars that may or may not heal naturally. However, many bonsai growers use cut paste to lessen the scars. But, is bonsai cut paste necessary?  It is not mandatory…

Bonsai & Epsom Salt ( Increasing Root and Foliage Growth )

There’s hardly any gardener who hasn’t heard of the benefits of Epsom salt as it is widely used to nourish plants from ancient times. This natural supplement helps in the enrichment and growth of plants. Have you ever wondered, is epsom salt good for bonsai? Let’s get into it! Epsom salt is considered good for bonsai…