Chinese Elm Bonsai
Chinese Elm is a deciduous - sometimes semi-deciduous tree depending on the location. The graceful branches have clusters of leaves that emerge as green in the Spring and change to yellow during Autumn. Sometimes their leaves turn shades of red and purple too!
The Chinese elm is a very popular choice of bonsai for beginners. Due to their natural vigor, they are very good at recovering from accidental neglect - This aspect makes them ideal tree for novice. As Elms tree react well to pruning this will assist in creating excellent twig structure. The fine ramification, tiny leaves and beautiful bark are some of the characteristics most loved for this tree species.
General care guide provided with all our plant orders.
Approx. 40cm from the bottom of the pot.
Photo: 18 Aug 2023