Vibrant evergreen tree that can be trained easily with clip and grow. The foliage can withstand many climates making it a great tree for those looking for a larger and taller species of tree. Excellent for beginners.
The Silverberry, also known as Elaeagnus, is a small tree commonly used for bonsai cultivation. It is native to Japan and Korea and is a member of the Oleaceae family. The Silverberry Bonsai has an attractive, silver-green foliage with small, fragrant flowers that bloom in late autumn. It is a slow-growing tree and can reach up to 10 feet in height in its natural environment, but when grown as a bonsai, it is typically kept much smaller.
The Silverberry Bonsai is a popular choice for bonsai enthusiasts due to its hardiness and easy care. It prefers full sun to partial shade and well-draining soil. It is also drought tolerant and can withstand a range of temperatures. Pruning is essential to maintain its shape and size, and wiring is often used to create the desired branch structure. Overall, the Silverberry Bonsai is a beautiful and low-maintenance tree that can add a touch of elegance to any indoor or outdoor space.
The Tree is 15" tall (from the soil)
Spread of 9"
It's in an 12" Plastic Grow Pot
Pictures taken on May 23, 2023
Ships from our Massachusetts Nursery
The tree you see if the tree you'll 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 Bonsai Outlet 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. Bonsai Outlet 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.