This is a wired Itoigawa shimpaku. It was initially acquired from Hollow Creek Bonsai many years ago.
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.
Please ask questions prior to purchasing.
About the Tree:
- Height: 16" from Table to Top of Tree
- Spread: 19"
- Pot: 8.5" Yixing Ceramic pot
- Tree Photographed May 02, 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.
Important Shipping Guidelines:
- We cannot ship to a FPO, APO, P.O. Box or to locations in Alaska, Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Hawaii or anywhere internationally.
- All Bonsai are shipped direct from the nursery and may ship separately from other items purchased via the Bonsai Outlet.
- Most Shipments of Trees are released on Mondays and Tuesdays only to avoid being held in-transit over weekends.
- If extreme weather is expected, we may delay shipping your Bonsai tree to guarantee a healthy arrival; in such a case we will contact you. We are shipping living trees and must be conscious of the temperature conditions to the delivery address, as well as, while in transit. That said, we reserve the right to hold the tree(s) to guarantee a healthy delivery. We will Hold Your Tree Until It is Safe to Ship.
*** 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.