Japanese hornbeam - Carpinus turczaninowii. Hornbeam make great Bonsai, the leaf size is very small and autumn colour can be exceptional with green, yellow, pink and browns all at once. Most keep their leaves on over winter. Keep this species in full sun to encourage great autumn colour, and feed well with a balanced fertilizer throughout the growing season. Frost hardy the species does not require protection over winter in most parts of the U.K. Repot every 3-4 years using our No2 Bonsai Soil Mix.
A beautiful little hornbeam that has good branch structure and will just get better and better as time goes by. Imported from Japan 2019.
9.5" tall above it's pot. 9" wide overall.
Planted in a glazed bonsai pot.
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* £188.00
*Price includes delivery to any U.K mainland address (except Highlands and Islands).
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.
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