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A range of tree seeds ideal for use as bonsai subjects. Click on the pictures for more details.

 

Trident Maple
Acer Buergerianum
Trident Maple

1.70 for 10 seeds

The most popular maple bonsai variety after the Japanese Maple. This variety is the ideal candidate as a bonsai specimen with its beautiful refined three lobe leaves. It is a medium growth rate maple with bright green leaves in the summer changing colour to orange / red in autumn.

Amur Maple
Acer Ginnala
Amur Maple

1.70 for 10 seeds

A frost hardy maple ideal for the colder UK climate. It has the distinctive green three lobes leaves of the maple that turn yellow in the autumn.

Japanese Green Maple
Acer Palmatum
Green Leafed Japanese Maple

1.70 for 10 seeds

The Japanese Maple is the most common variety used for Bonsai. They maintain green leaves during the summer that turn a red colour in the autumn They can also be used as rootstock for grafting purposes.

Japanese Red Maple
Acer Rubrum
Japanese Red Maple

1.70 for 10 seeds

The Japanese Red Maple has leaves of 2 to 4 inches, quite variable in shape, 3-5 lobed; dullish green, with usually reddish leafstalk and turn a brilliant red in the autumn. The flowers are small, showy, red and begin to bloom in late Winter or early Spring and bloom through March.

Long Waterer
Betula Japonica
Japanese White Birch

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A very fast growth habit, ideal for bonsai growing. The leaves of the Japanese White Birch respond very well to container growing with a reduced leaf size. The beautiful white bark of the Birch makes it very desirable to be included in any bonsai collection.

Chinese Juniper
Juniperus Chinensis
Chinese Juniper

1.70 for 10 seeds

The Chinese Juniper belongs to the Cypress family and is a very popular and easy to care bonsai. As with other Junipers, there are two kinds of leaves; juvenile leaves on young growth are wedge shaped needles with sharp points. Adult leaves are diamond shaped and arranged in four ranks overlapping flat on the twigs like fish scales. Its dark green needles are soft to the touch and are so small, they are in scale with the rest of the tree and form tight, neat patches of foliage that is attractive year round.

Japanese Privet
Ligustrum Japonicum
Japanese Privet

1.70 for 10 seeds

The Japanese Privet, a beautiful tree fast growing subject ideal for the bonsai beginner and lends itself to shaping very well and has a dense growth habit. It also produce some creamy-white flowers all year round and possess a light grey bark.

Japanese Red Pine
Pinus Densiflora
Japanese Red Pine

1.70 for 10 seeds

The Japanese Red Pine is one of the three most common Japanese Pine varieties and can be impressive subject. It gets it's name for is bark developing from green when young to a flaky orange-red appearance when it matures. Its trunk is often crooked or twisted giving each tree a unique habit. Frost hardy, ideal for the UK climate.

Japanese White Pine
Pinus Parviflora
Japanese White Pine

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This rare and beautiful species of Japanese Pine also known as the Five Needle Pine is a wonderful addition to any Bonsai collection. A hard to find variety, it has 5 needles in each bunch which are short making it ideal for Bonsai growing.

Japanese Black Pine
Pinus Thunbergii
Japanese Black Pine

1.70 for 10 seeds

The most preferred species of Japanese Pine that produces some of the best bonsai examples. A must have in any bonsai collection. This needles conifer tree is very robust and can take any bonsai training technique very well. It's growth rate is moderate.

Chinese Elm
Ulmus Parvifolia
Chinese Elm

1.70 for 10 seeds

The versatile Chinese elm is a perfect bonsai subject with its small leaves. It responds well to the clip and grow techniques as it is very fast growing. A Deciduous or Evergreen, depending on the location of growth. Another must have in the collection.

Japanese Grey Bark Elm
Zelkova Serrata
Japanese Grey Elm

1.70 for 10 seeds

This variety of elm lends itself to a broom style habit and is one of the best for beginners. It is fast growing and is resistant to disease that other examples of elm are subject too. It's serrated leaves are of a bright green while turning red in the autumn.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
   
   
   
   
   
 
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