Dwarf Japanese Maple Bonsai Starter Tree
Japanese maple is the king of deciduous bonsai. Beautiful leaf form and stunning spring or autumn colour. High quality trees without ugly grafts often found in garden centre offerings. This tree is Little Princess A dwarf small green leaved form of maple that naturally makes a very twiggy low growing tree. Perfect for development as a broom or clump stlye bonsai. Good sized bushy trees ideal for developing as bonsai or growing on in open ground. The best value Japanese maples we have seen, we won't have these long!
Latin name: Acer palmatum - Little Princess
Frost hardy: Yes at least -15C
Position: Partial shade
Watering: Keep evenly moist
Fertilizer: Green Dream Bonsai Fertiliser 3 or 4 times yearly
Re-potting: Infrequent, mature trees repot infrequently 3-4 years as buds show green
Winter protection in U.K: Prevent water-logging in winter
Wiring: Possible in summer
Soil type: Kaizen Bonsai No2
Approximate height: 17" - 43cm above the pot
Planted in plastic nursery pots as pictured.
Example photo, trees grow differently and so the plant you receive may vary to some degree but will be of comparable quality and size to the one shown and may have a single or multiple trunk.
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