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Watering : Checking for Signs of Stress
In Japan, only the most senior level apprentice or student is permitted to water the trees. The reason for this is because watering the trees requires experience and knowledge of each species of
How often should I be watering my money tree?
We recommend watering the tree whenever the soil looks dry. Depending on the local climate conditions, this may be once a week or once a month. However, the plant can still do well without much water
2 Watering Tips for your Bonsai Trees to Beat the Heat.
We’re experiencing some temperatures of 106 lately so we thought this might be helpful even to those that don’t have the extreme heat. Watering your tree is probably the most important thing you
How often should I water the bamboo?
Depending on the receding rate of the water level, it should be kept consistently at least ¼ the height of the bamboo stalk or above the rocks level for arrangements. We recommend watering the bamboo
How often should I water my bonsai tree?
Make sure you water your plant until the water seeps through the drainage hole. We recommend using a water pitcher with a shower nozzle to prevent topsoil erosion and water run-offs. An alterna
Maintaining Good Trunk Health on a Money Tree
The health of a money tree largely depends on the healthiness of the trunk. Money trees do not have a long root structure. Most of the nutrients are absorbed through the roots that develop from
What should I do when the bamboo leaves turn yellow?
The most common factors for yellowing leaves are either too much sunlight; and/or too salty or heavily-fluoridated tap water. It is best to keep the bamboo away from sunlight and to use filtered w
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
Sago Palm Bonsai Tree Care Information
Palm does best in filtered or shaded sunlight but can also tolerate direct sun. The palm can survive in cold weather as well as hot weather. It is extremely hardy. Pruning is not necessary
Ponytail Palm Bonsai Tree Care Information
The Ponytail Palm does best in filtered or shaded sunlight but can also tolerate direct sun. Leaves can be pruned back regularly as the leaves grow rather quickly. The Ponytail Palm does no
Pine Bonsai Tree Care Information
The Pine tree does best when kept in a cool bright location. Avoid overly bright areas such as intense afternoon sun. Water regularly as needed to keep the soil from drying out. The plant should
Schefflera Bonsai Tree Care Information
The Schefflera does best in filtered or shaded sunlight. Avoid direct sunlight. Prune by pinching off unwanted stems using fingers or shears. Water moderately, do not let the soil dry out
Trained Olive Bonsai Tree Care Information
The Olive Bonsai will grow in full shade to full sun, but the more light it has the more dense its foliage will be. The Olive Bonsai can be kept indoors during the winter months. However, they a
What should I do when the money tree leaves turn yellow?
The most common factors for yellowing money tree leaves are too much sunlight, wide range of temperature fluctuations throughout the day and/or over-watering. It is best to keep the plant away fro
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
Flowering Tea Tree Care Information
Fujian Tea thrives in sunny, warm temperate locations. Better lighting conditions will result in more frequent flowering. Avoid intense afternoon sun shining through windows in the summer. Fujia
Why is my plant not doing so well even when I followed all the care instructions exactly?
Please be aware that the general care information for each plant was established based on average environmental conditions. Due to the sensitive nature of living products, the amount of given care sho
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
How do I properly Water my Bonsai?
Watering plays a crucial role in providing successful care for your bonsai tree. Newcomers to the art of bonsais usually lose their first plant to improper watering. Some bonsai experts say watering i
General Care for Event Favors
Bamboo Favors Lucky Bamboo (Dracaena Sanderia) thrive in indirect sunlight. Full sun will cause the leaves to turn yellow. We recommend watering your lucky bamboo arrangement with filtered or bott