This Itoigawa shimpaku Pre-Bonsai has everything you want. It's old, has a thick twisted trunk, and a ton of branches to work with.
Itoigawa Shimpaku is a popular cultivar of the Shimpaku juniper bonsai tree, native to Japan. This cultivar is highly prized by bonsai enthusiasts for its dense foliage, fine branching, and delicate, textured bark.
The Itoigawa Shimpaku bonsai has small, scale-like foliage that is a bright green color. The branches grow in a horizontal pattern, creating a compact and dense canopy that is highly desirable for bonsai cultivation. The bark of the tree is also highly textured, with a unique pattern of twists and turns that adds to its visual appeal.
To care for an Itoigawa Shimpaku bonsai, it is important to provide it with well-draining soil and plenty of sunlight. The tree should be watered regularly but not excessively, and fertilized during the growing season. Pruning and wiring can also be used to shape the tree and encourage growth in certain areas.
Overall, the Itoigawa Shimpaku bonsai is a beautiful and highly valued tree that can make a stunning addition to any bonsai collection. Its compact and dense canopy, delicate bark, and unique texture make it a unique and sought-after tree that is sure to impress.
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About the Tree:
Height: 17" from soil to Top of Tree
Pot: 6.5" grow pot
Tree Photographed October 30, 2023
Ships from our Massachusetts Nursery
IMPORTANT: We Can NOT ship Junipers to California. It's a USDA State Regulation
The Tree you see is the tree you will receive.
*** This is an expensive Bonsai. We've likely been watering, fertilizing, pruning, and weeding this tree for a long time. Once this tree leaves our facility, watering, fertilizing, etc is beyond our control. If you buy this bonsai, we assume you're a responsible person and that you know what you are purchasing. THEREFORE - The Buyer acknowledges and agrees that NEBG makes no warranties once the Product leaves our nursery. All One-Of-A-Kind Trees are listed AND sold “as is”. Sales are considered final. No refunds or exchanges will be offered in any instance. NEBG assumes no responsibility for the health and welfare of the products after they leave our nursery. Please ask care questions prior to buying, if you are unsure.