English Hornbeam Yamadori Bonsai Material
Native to the U.K carpinus is a principle woodland species that can make a very big and majestic tree which is exactly what this beautiful bonsai does. In bonsai cultivation the tree prefers a little protection from the sun in summer and will thrive in very light shade. Completely hardy in the U.K Hornbeam is a very simple and robust tree that is rewarding to care for and train as bonsai. Hornbeam does not need to be re-potted quite as often as other deciduous varieties. Throughout summer regularly remove large leaves and those that either hand down or grow inwards.
This powerful hornbeam has been on our nursery for a few years now and last winter Graham finally got around to working it. All the hard work has been done including two re-pots since collecting which means a nice compact and shallow root system ready for a future bonsai pot. Some deadwood can be refined and the ramification needs time to develop but this beautiful tree will reward the time given to it. An outstanding example of one of our finest native trees.
29" tall above it's bonsai pot. 31" wide overall. 15" diameter nebari.
Planted in a plastic bonsai pot.
In stock and available for delivery within two or three working days.
Price including secure packaging and U.K delivery* £1295.00
*Price includes crated delivery to any U.K mainland address (except Highlands and Islands).
Not available for shipping outside the European Union. Importing plants without correct permissions can land you with a VERY big fine.
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.
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