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EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree

£2,495.00

Quick Overview


  • A beautiful mature satsuki just in from Japan

  • Stunning large impressive bonsai

  • Beautiful trunk and outstanding branch development

  • A great opportunity to add an impressive azalea to your collection

  • Planted in a high quality stoneware bonsai pot

  • 24" high from the top of it's bonsai pot. 33" wide overall. Massive 8" diameter nebari

 EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree

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  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree
  •  EXCEPTIONAL Large Satsuki Azalea Flowering Bonsai Tree

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Large Satsuki Azalea Bonsai Tree
Japanese Satsuki (pronounced sat-ski) azaleas are the ultimate flowering bonsai trees. Every year without fail they put on a spectacular display of colour.
When it comes to cultivating satsuki as bonsai (in the U,K) a few simple rules need to be adhered to. As with all plants the satsuki's needs are basic and simple but unless they are met the tree will suffer. Many people have experienced problems cultivating this species in the U.K...mostly because of bad information they have received. No1 priority for satsuki is humidity. In Japan the summer air is saturated with moisture whereas in the U.K the Summer air is normally very dry.
Keeping the tree in a sheltered spot surrounded by other plants and preferably water (a pond) is really going to help the tree to do well. A major mistake often repeated is to put the tree into a greenhouse in winter, again this is normally a very dry environment. Satsuki are more than capable of dealing with a cold English winter, winter temperatures in Japan are much lower than here. Expect the tree to shed some leaves in winter. Otherwise all is simple...feed well using an organic fertiliser like Green Dream Ericaceous Bonsai Fertiliser. Twice a year water satsuki with an iron suplement like Crystal Specialist Nutrients. We recommend re-potting at the end of March just before spring growth starts and not 'after flowering' using a mix of akadama and pine bark or our No1 Bonsai Soil Mix. Our experience has proven this plan of action works very well in the U.K. Lastly in order to maintain a satsuki bonsai in good health and to develop the tree well we recommend removing all of the flower buds in February every third year.

Just in from Japan at the beginning of this year. The best large satsuki we have seen. A beautiful mature Japanese import with a lot of character and ready for the show bench. A large and impressive tree with a powerful trunk, incredible branch structure and spectacular nebari that'll make a very impressive addition to any quality bonsai collection. Small pale pink flowers. By a mile THE best azalea we have seen in the UK.

Planted in a very nice unglazed stoneware bonsai pot that needs a good clean.

24" high from the top of it's bonsai pot. 33" wide overall. 8" diameter nebari.

The subject pictured is the EXACT plant we will send you. Appearance may vary depending upon the season.

In stock and available for delivery within two or three working days.

Price including secure packaging and U.K delivery* £2495.00

*Price includes crated delivery to any U.K mainland address (except Highlands and Islands).

Fast Safe Delivery to E.U countries see our shipping rates  as a guide and contact us for a shipping quote (before purchasing) and further details. info@kaizenbonsai.com 

Not available for shipping outside the European Union (ie: the USA). Importing plants without correct permissions can land you with a VERY big fine or prison time.

We do not provide cultural information for this tree other than the above (relevant to the UK climate only). Please ensure you have the skills and facilities to care for this plant in your location before you decide to purchase.

 

 

 

Additional Information

SKU TS3032