Kousa dogwood bonsai, scientifically known as Cornus kousa, is a beautiful and no-so popular bonsai variety (or at least rare) that showcases the elegance and charm of the Kousa dogwood tree. It is native to East Asia and is admired for its stunning flowers, attractive bark, and vibrant autumn foliage.
The branches of Kousa dogwood bonsai grow in a graceful and layered manner, creating an aesthetically pleasing canopy. The leaves are oval-shaped and have a dark green color. During autumn, the foliage transforms into vibrant hues of red, orange, and purple, enhancing the seasonal beauty of the bonsai.
The trunk of a Kousa dogwood bonsai is usually slender and has a smooth texture. As the tree ages, the bark develops an attractive exfoliating pattern, revealing shades of gray, tan, and brown. The unique bark adds visual interest and provides a natural and aged look to the bonsai.
Kousa dogwood bonsai are known for their breathtaking flowers. In late spring or early summer, they produce showy, star-shaped flowers that are usually white or creamy in color. These flowers are often surrounded by four large, petal-like bracts that can be white, pink, or red, depending on the cultivar. After flowering, Kousa dogwood bonsai develop small, round, and edible fruit that resembles berries. These fruits are often a vibrant shade of red and can persist into the autumn months.
Kousa dogwood bonsai brings the beauty of the Kousa dogwood tree to a miniature form, offering a stunning display of flowers, foliage, and bark in a bonsai setting. With proper care, this bonsai variety can flourish and bring years of enjoyment to bonsai enthusiasts.
This bonsai is 18" tall, measured from the table to the top of tree. The spread is 16"
It ships in a 9" Handmade Paul Olson Pot
Images taken on May 23, 2023 Ships from our Massachussetts Nursery.
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