Podocarpus Macrophyllus, also known as Buddhist pine, is a popular evergreen tree that is native to Asia. This tree is a great option for bonsai enthusiasts due to its natural ability to grow in a compact form. It can reach a height of up to 50 feet in the wild, but when grown as a bonsai, it can be maintained at a much smaller size. This type of bonsai can be grown indoors or outdoors.
The leaves of the Podocarpus are narrow and elongated, and have a glossy, dark green appearance. They are typically arranged in a spiral pattern around the branches, giving the tree a distinctive look. The bark of the tree is a reddish-brown color and becomes rough with age.
The Podocarpus Macrophyllus bonsai requires moderate watering, and should be kept in a well-draining soil. It is a hardy tree that can tolerate a wide range of temperatures, but prefers warmer climates. This tree does well in full sun to partial shade, and should be fertilized regularly during the growing season.
As a bonsai, the Podocarpus is an excellent choice for beginners and experienced enthusiasts alike. It is a low-maintenance tree that responds well to pruning and shaping, making it easy to create a unique and beautiful design. With proper care, this tree can live for many years and become a treasured addition to any bonsai collection.
Our Podocarpus Macrophyllus bonsai is carefully cultivated and ready to be shipped to your door. It comes in a ceramic pot and measures approximately 8-10 inches in height. Order now and add this beautiful tree to your collection!