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Bonsai Trees - The Ultimate Guide

Feb 24

Bonsai Trees are known globally for their unusual appearance. They first originated from China and were later adopted in Japan. Today they're world-famous for their special looks. It's not hard to guess why they're so famous they're essentially mini trees which is really fascinating. If you're interested in the history of bonsai trees you can learn more on Wikipedia:

Hence many people try to get their own bonsai trees. However, they're really expensive. One comes in at about $2000 +. This is why many people try to foster their own bonsai tree to avoid the horrendous costs. Others also try to sell them for profit. However, you can't just foster a bonsai tree like a normal plant. Otherwise, the horrendous costs wouldn't make sense. This raises the question of how to foster bonsai trees and how to effectively grow them.

First of all, let me say it's not easy and it will take time and practice to master the fostering of bonsai trees. You have different options for learning how to foster bonsai trees.

 The first option you have is to learn from youtube videos. There are a lot of videos on youtube that explain how to grow a bonsai tree.

The second option is to learn from books. There are a lot of different bonsai books, I learned from this book: The Bonsai Beginner's Bible by Peter Chan.

It has helped very much to advance my game with bonsai trees.

I found this book on this website, they have an article on the Best Bonsai Books in 2021

In general you can say that fostering a bonsai tree is very hard. It takes a lot of time and practice to master the craft and you will likely fail in the beginning. However, there are a lot of decent options on how to learn to foster a bonsai tree, like reading books.