Saotome Azaleas grow in a relatively isolated parts of Southern Japan.
They've been grown for centuries as garden plants and generations as bonsai.
This variety of Azalea naturally have miniature leaves which make it ideal bonsai. It is an ideal choice for those just starting out as it allows beginners plenty of forgiveness to get accustomed to bonsai care. They also respond very well to pruning. The Azalea is one of the most loved and most undemanding choice if you like bushy trees.
All our plants come with a general care guide.
Photo: 09 Feb 2023
33cm from the bottom of the pot (approx)