How to Create a Taper Maple Bonsai?

Answer The taper style bonsai holds its widest point at the base of the trunk. From the base, the trunk gradually narrows with its thinnest point at the apex, or highest point, of the trunk. The natural g... Read More »

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How do I water a trident maple bonsai?

Water a trident maple bonsai tree to the point where it has enough water to keep the soil moist, but not too much that roots become water-logged. You will know that the plant is over-watered if the... Read More »

Trident Maple Bonsai Care?

Trident maples are a green-leafed variety of maple trees well suited to bonsai cultivation. Bonsai is the art of growing miniature trees in small pots. The fall foliage of this tree can be either o... Read More »

How to Care for a Japanese Bonsai Maple Tree?

Bonsai is not a type of plant; it is a method of growing trees. Species like the maple tree are placed in a dwarf habitat then coaxed into miniature form. To maintain the image of a tiny, old tree,... Read More »

Japanese Maple Bonsai Winter Care?

Many plants have very specific needs to help them survive winter, especially if they are not in their natural habitat. Japanese maple bonsais need extra care and attention to flourish once winter h... Read More »