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Pruning back growth on your Money Tree
Money trees grow very quickly. Sometimes if left to grow, the leaves will grow long and tall. However, if you would like to compact the growth and keep it closer to the trunk of the tree, it’s v
What should I do when my bonsai tree's leaves turn yellow?
When the leaves turn yellow, it is usually a sign of lack of water absorption to the roots. The first thing to do is to increase the amount of water to at least a mug size amount everyday and it is be
Is artificial light sufficient enough for a bonsai?
On a long term basis, bonsai plants do not do well without at least some filtered sunlight to allow the leaves to grow and stay green. Artificial lighting alone will eventually result in yellowing lea
How do I Bottom Water my bonsai?
Fill up your sink or a container that will fit your bonsai pot with water. Submerge your entire bonsai tree pot into the water with at least a water level of 1-2 inches. Leave it to soak for 15-20 mi
Chinese Elm Bonsai Tree Care Information
The Chinese Elm enjoys partial filtered natural sunlight. Prolonged direct exposure to intense sun may burn the plant and yellow the leaves. The Chinese Elm constantly rotates leaves and sprouts
Ginseng Ficus Bonsai Tree Care Information
Ficus will grow decently in low light, but thrive in high light conditions. Prune back to 2-4 leaves after 6-10 leaves have grown. We recommend using a dull pruning tool on Ficus, as a clean cut
Golden Gate Ficus Bonsai Tree Care Information
Ficus will grow decently in low light, but thrive in high light conditions. Prune back to 2-4 leaves after 6-10 leaves have grown. We recommend using a dull pruning tool on Ficus, as a clean cut
Golden Coin Ficus Bonsai Tree Care Information
Ficus will grow decently in low light, but thrive in high light conditions. Prune back to 2-4 leaves after 6-10 leaves have grown. We recommend using a dull pruning tool on Ficus, as a clean cut
Braided Money Tree Care Information
The Pachira Aquatica (Money Tree) is a very hardy plant that can withstand low light conditions and infrequent watering. We recommend watering the tree whenever the soil looks dry but the soil s
What are the causes for Yellow leaves?
Bonsai trees require full time care. The most important aspects in growing and caring for your bonsai includes watering, humidity, lighting, temperature, fertilization, and air and soil circulation. I
What is a Money Tree?
A Money Tree is a common household plant. According to Feng Shui masters, the Money Tree or Pachira is thought to bring good fortune and luck to those who place it in their home or office. As you
Pruning your Money Tree
The money tree can be pruned by cutting off the stems, new growth will appear at the cut over time.
Winter and Tree Dormancy
Tree Dormancy causes a lot of worry for many newcomers to bonsai. It can be scary to start seeing your tree start to have yellow leaves or even drop them altogether. Luckily this is very nor
Preparing your bonsai for Winter
For many, the winter season storms have already begun and brought snow. For others, as we get closer to the winter season, it’s a good time to prepare your trees. Insulation: The large
Bonsai Training: Clip and Grow Method Basics: Tip # 1
Of the methods in which you can train your bonsai tree, the clip and grow method is the easiest. Simply put, it requires just basic shears to do. However for your tree to develop correctly,
Trimming Roots: Will it kill my tree?
Trimming roots is a maintenance necessity that can sometimes cause anxiety. However, trimming the roots of your tree when repotting will help your tree grow healthier and stronger. So what