|The success of your bonsai depends on a variety of factors, most notably watering and light. Below are some species specific guidelines to follow that will help ensure that your bonsai will stay healthy and happy. |
Pruning is not necessary as the leaves will grow very slowly. Undesirable fronds can be cut off completely at base. New fronds develop at the base.
The Sago Palm Bonsai tree does not require much fertilizing, but fertilizer can still be used.
The Sago Palm Bonsai tree does best in filtered or shaded sunlight but can also tolerate direct sun. We recommend filtered natural sunlight. If placed in full sun, monitor to prevent foliage burn.
|Temperature Requirements: |
The Sago Palm Bonsai tree can survive in cold and hot weather. The Bonsai is extremely hardy but provide protection from freezing conditions in winter.
The Sago Palm Bonsai tree does not require frequent watering. Weekly watering will be sufficient but avoid watering directly on top of the crown bulb, just around the sides.
The Sago Palm Bonsai tree does not require repotting unless the tree exceeds the size of the pot.
|Indoor / Outdoor:|
The Sago Palm Bonsai tree thrives best in outdoor conditions. During the winter, trees can be overwintered to protect them from freezing.