Bonsai is a beautiful plants and favored by many people . The price bonsai is expensive too . However , we can actually make your own ornamental plants . The way is as follows :
Criteria bonsai tree that can be :
1 . dicotyledonous plants ,
2 . long-lived
3 . Naturally beautiful shape
Planting and maintenance of bonsai tree
Planting bonsai begins with the selection of plants with a main stem that is strong enough then move to the pot . Furthermore, in accordance with the shape of grooves plants that you like to wear a wire . Check the twigs and branches that grow to form a bonsai regularly in accordance with what we want . Another thing that is not less important is the selection of the soil , because that's where the formation of trunks , twigs and branches are determined . Choose soil with little humus levels and keep the soil moist but do not let too much water or soil to cause clumping , because it can threaten the life of the plant.
Besides, there are several things tto grow a bonsai tree such as :
- 1 ) Pot and its contents .
Pot is a tool in the creation of bonsai is no less important to the bonsai itself . In addition to the tray -shaped pots , bonsai pots all equipped with one or more drainage holes , covered with plastic or other gases . Recipe common medium for broadleaf plants are : 50 % clay medium , 20 % sand and 30 % compost ;
- 2 ) Fill the pot .
Filling pots for bonsai plants is a duplication of the real situation in the wild . The uppermost layer or topsil , thickness no more than 35 cm are cerul , filled with humus and fertile . The second layer is still soft , still able to channel the water down into the ground water . The third layer can form a layer of soil that many rocks sized variegated and finally the bottom layer is a layer of impermeable rock parent ;
- 3 ) Security of the contents of the pot. Gravel , sand and soil can contain insects that harm plants bonsai soil , especially worms and nematodes . For it is needed to refine the content of the pot to be free of earthworms , insects , disease types , and grass seeds and sebaginya contained in the soil , so the plants are not stunted ;
- 4 ) Maintenance after planting . Once planting is complete , bonsai and will flush the soil with the use spayer smooth . Water watering should be clean and not muddy and nentral ( bargaining ) . Stop watering if water has been excessive and flows out through the water hole . Place the bonsai will then in the shade , not much wind and free from tampering by children or pets . To accelerate the growth back ( recovering ) will be cultivated bonsai by covering the entire plant with a transparent plastic bag .
- 5 ) Then form the corresponding desired
That is about how to grow a bonsai tree. simple right?...