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The Reports of my Demise are Greatly Exaggerated

I have now been involved in this bonsai lark longer that not. My dad was retired four years when he was my age. Here I am working harder than ever. Whilst I have been around bonsai for the larger portion of my life now I am.....

Practicing My Bonsai Wiring Skills

It’s getting busy around here. We have new stock arriving every week, at this time of year it’s mostly what we call ‘dry goods’ like pots, tools etc’. Whilst it’s not as exciting as getting a lorry load of beautiful trees it all still has to be dealt with.....

The Triffid’s Return-Garden Juniper Bonsai Tree

Another busy week here at KB. This week has been a bit of a merry-go-round rather than a rollercoaster which, after the year we have had has been nice. Not too much stress and lots of sunshine all week....

Today’s Work, Scots Pine Bonsai Development

By far the greatest reward for all the effort we put into our bonsai trees must be seeing their progression, it’s like watching your kids grow up. At least that’s the case....

Kevin Willson Bonsai Collaboration

This is the story of a Kevin Willson bonsai collaboration stretching back nearly fifteen years, bear with me....

New Products Now in Stock

New products now in stock. With so many products on our books it’s difficult to find new things that are not just variations on a theme. Inevitable some always are because everyone has their own way they like to work. Just recently....

Green Dream Bonsai Soil Additives

BONSAI BIOCHAR. Graded Straight Horticultural Charcoal (2-8mm)
BONSAI BIOCHAR. Graded Straight Horticultural Charcoal (2-8mm)
100% sustainable British carbon capture product. Use Bonsai Biochar to improve your growing media. Horticultural charcoal has many benefits for plants of all types. Improves moisture retention whilst allowing good drainage. Also retains significant nutrient from fertilisers and promotes beneficial fungal and microbial activity which improves growth, health and pest resistance. Light weight, frost proof and will not decay or break down.
Green Dream™ Soil Source Micro-Biological soil additive
Green Dream™ Soil Source Micro-Biological soil additive
This is a groundbreaking microbial soil additive product is simply added to your chosen soil mix or growing media at repotting time. The product, which on the face of it looks like our Green Dream Original product, is packed with beneficial micro-organisms like Trichoderma harzianum which are very well documented as being supremely beneficial to the cultivation of plants and the development of roots in horticulture.

Bonsai Pots

No Bonsai tree can be entirely complete without a bonsai pot. A bonsai pot completes the magical appearance of our little trees. There are almost as many bonsai pot designs as there are bonsai trees.

Kaizen Bonsai offer a massive selection of bonsai pots suitable for the cultivation and presentation of bonsai trees. From plastic nursery pots suitable for the development of raw material into bonsai right through to beautiful hand crafted pots and even the occasional antique pot too. All of our bonsai pots are available from stock but please be aware that some items have very limited availability. Our bonsai pot selection changes constantly with new items added almost every week.

6-8 inch Glazed Bonsai Pots Extra Large Bonsai Pots

Whether you need a little 6-8inch glazed bonsai pot for shohin and indoor bonsai or you are looking for a monster bath tub sized extra large bonsai pot.

Special handmade and used bonsai pots clearance

We even carry lots of absolutely unique special handmade and used bonsai pots.

When it comes to bonsai pots Kaizen Bonsai have a massive range, all from our own stock for fast safe delivery. You can trust us to get your pot delivered safely and quickly. REMEMBER MANY LINES HAVE LIMITED AVAILABILITY AND SELL FAST, DON’T WAIT UNTIL SPRING AND RISK LOSING WHAT YOU NEED!

Semi cascade style plant pot Large bonsai nursery pots Handmade Bonsai Pot by Isabelia (Czech Republic) Blue Glazed Round Bonsai Pot - 8" Heavy Rectangular Unglazed Bonsai Pot

Bonsai Tools - Best UK Prices from Kaizen Bonsai

Here at Kaizen Bonsai we do our absolute utmost to bring you the best value we can. Bonsai tools are a big expense for any hobbyist and there are a bewildering array of choices. Over the years there have been some significant changes in the manufacture and supply chain for these products and a great many so called ‘brands’ are just badge engineering with fancy packages. Graham bought his first branch cutter in 1992 and it cost £30.00 today that same tool will cost you £25.95. We have managed to do that because we have cut the importers, wholesalers and middlemen out of the equation and buy directly from the factory door. All of our Superior Stainless Steel and Superior Black Carbon Steel bonsai tools are hand made using traditional techniques and the very finest Japanese steels. We offer these directly to you at genuine wholesale prices + VAT. The price is low because we buy direct and not because the quality is inferior. Used correctly these bonsai tools are a fantastic investment and, with correct maintenance, will last for decades. And if there were not enough we offer even better prices for multiple buys with our Superior Quality Bonsai Tool Kits.

All our tool kits have no padding & no junk you don't need just great tools at a discounted price!

A Tool roll is included free of charge on kits shown below (colour may vary)

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Large Black Carbon Steel Tools

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Large Black Carbon Steel Tools 
  • This kit includes the larger versions of our black carbon steel bonsai tools
  • 6 Piece large black carbon steel bonsai tools kit

Bonsai Tool Kit - 11 Piece Set of Stainless Steel Tools

Bonsai Tool Kit - 11 Piece Set of Stainless Steel Tools 
  • This kit includes the whole range of our superb stainless steel bonsai tools
  • 11 Piece Stainless Steel Tool kit

Bonsai Tool Kit - 11 Piece Set of Black Carbon Steel Tools

Bonsai Tool Kit - 11 Piece Set of Black Carbon Steel Tools 
  • This kit includes the whole range of our Superior black carbon steel bonsai tools
  • 11 Piece black carbon steel bonsai tools kit

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Large Stainless Steel Tools

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Large Stainless Steel Tools 
  • This kit includes the larger versions of our superb stainless steel bonsai tools
  • 6 piece large stainless steel bonsai tools kit

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Small Black Carbon Steel Tools

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Small Black Carbon Steel Tools 
  • This kit includes the smaller versions of our black carbon steel bonsai tools
  • 6 Piece - Small black carbon steel bonsai tools kit

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Small Stainless Steel Tools

Bonsai Tool Kit - 6 Piece Set of Small Stainless Steel Tools 
  • This kit includes the smaller versions of our stainless steel bonsai tools
  • 6 piece small stainless steel bonsai tools kit

Terrier Bonsai Wood Carving Tools

 The Little Terrier

Our Terrier range of wood carving tools have set the standard worldwide for freehand power wood carving cutters. Our range includes The TerrierThe Little Terrier and the Little Terrier DH.

These amazing tools are in the hands of some of the worlds best wood carvers, wood turners, chainsaw carvers, restorers and re-creators of historic timber work and furniture not to mention some of the best known bonsai artists like Kevin Willson. Whether you have a die grinder, Dremel or hobby tool there is a Terrier to suit.If you need to carve wood of ANY description this is THE tool you need.

We manufacture this tool right here in the UK and only sell them directly to our customers. Graham has spent more than 20 years developing and refining these tools, they are THE most efficient easy to use effective and safe tools of their kind available anywhere on planet earth.


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Customer Testimonials

"Hi Kaizen Bonsai, I just wanted to drop you a message to say how happy I am with my Pyracantha bonsai material that I purchased from you. It's wonderful. If there's anywhere I can leave a review, let me know." L.H U.K

"Just a note to say all items got here. Well pleased with the Yamadori Juniper, and I wish all suppliers, packed their trees like you.!!. Many thanks." K.S U.K

"This week I've received two deliveries from Kaizen, both were a prompt response to my orders. Both were delivered on time, both were very well packaged. Of the two starter pines, one had the unexpected bonus of being twin trunked. As Graham described, the little juniper is a beauty. Thanks to all. As someone newish to bonsai l would like to thank Graham for being the sort of guy who is happy to share his knowledge and experience with all who come looking. (video tutorials, blogs etc.) He seems to me to be one of life’s natural teachers. Cheers to all at Kaizen." T.S U.K

"Received my bonsai from you today that I only ordered yesterday & I had to message you to say thanks. Absolutely stunned by what you’ve sent me. I paid £17.50 last time ordered a tree from ******** being new to bonsai and seeing this I didn’t think you could get something of this quality for the price!" S.H - UK

"Just a quick note to say order arrived today. Impressive packaging ensured all ok. Very pleased with the tree, etc. Many thanks." A.B - U.K

"Hi Graham, The Yamadori Portuguese Oak arrived today at lunchtime. Not a twig out of place! Absolutely magnificent!" B.J - U.K

"Hi Kaizen, Cork Bark Oak arrived safe and sound, a lovely tree professionally packed as always. Once again you’ve shown how you are the best, and for someone like me who has only been involved with Bonsai for three years or so, Kaizen has enabled me to avoid many of the pitfalls which catch out many beginners. Sincere thanks and best wishes to you all." N.B - U.K

"Hi, just wanted to say a big thank you for your fantastic service, I’ve bought a few quality pots recently and the service is excellent, will be shopping again in spring, thanks" D.M - U.K

"Hi Graham & Catherine, The tree arrived safely and really excellent packing don't how you do it. The tree looks fantastic but then so has every purchase from you guy's I really enjoy what you offer to us bonsai nut's. Big thanks to all the team." N.G - U.K

"Hi Kaizen. Received another tree today from you (in its bomb-proof packaging) I'm well pleased, it's brill! Thanks a lot." B.P - U.K

"Just a quick one to let you know that the pallet of my trees turned up safe and sound. Very well packed as always, and as I have come to expect the trees are even better than the photos." S.C - U.K