Does a Bonsai plant need holes in the pot?

Answer It's not a good idea to use a pot with no holes in it for bonsai. It's easier to drown the plant (or almost any potted plant with no holes in the pot) if it can't drain. The pots for bonsai are tra... Read More »

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Where can I get a bonsai spider plant and a bonsai Boston fern?

Well,I found a photo on line of a Spider Plant that has been bonsai-ed,but really it is very uncommon to use Bonsai techniques on spiderplants,succulents,palms,or ferns....Also you may not be aware... Read More »

How long does a bonsai plant live?

The longevity of a bonsai tree depends on the species of the tree and care given by the owner. The oldest bonsai is over 300 years old. Like many other trees, bonsai can outlive an owner if cared f... Read More »

Does anyone know how to take care of an outdoor Bonsai plant?

I also live in New England (Boston) and the answer is leave it outdoors and let it go dormant. Just give it very little water until we get constant temperature below freezing, Put it in a shed... Read More »

How do I plant a bonsai?

PotSelect a container for your bonsai tree. Bonsai pots typically are shallow. They need to be deep enough to cover the roots. Pots a few inches deep usually are sufficient. Use a pot with good dra... Read More »