The Ezo Spruce Bonsai, scientifically known as Picea jezoensis, is a captivating and revered bonsai tree that originates from the northern regions of Japan, particularly Hokkaido, which was historically known as Ezo. This bonsai species is cherished for its elegant appearance and adaptability to bonsai cultivation.
This bonsai arrived at the nursery, from a private collector, a few weeks ago. The wire had been left on too long so it was removed and re-wired. There are a few wire scars that will disappear in the next several months.
Ezo Spruce Bonsais are characterized by their evergreen, needle-like foliage. The needles are short, dense, and arranged spirally around the branches. The needles typically exhibit a vibrant green color, which can vary slightly depending on the specific subspecies and growing conditions.
Ezo Spruce Bonsais develop a graceful, conical shape with gently sloping branches that cascade slightly downwards. The branches are often layered, with the lower branches being longer and larger, while the upper branches become progressively smaller, creating a harmonious and balanced silhouette.
The bark of the Ezo Spruce is reddish-brown to gray-brown, featuring a scaly texture as the tree matures. As the bark develops, it adds to the bonsai sense of age and character.
Ezo Spruce Bonsais maintain their green foliage throughout the year, providing year-round beauty. During the spring, new growth appears as lighter green shoots, creating a fresh contrast against the older needles.
In the world of bonsai, the Ezo Spruce represents endurance, adaptability, and the appreciation of nature's inherent beauty. Its resilience in harsh northern climates makes it a symbol of strength and tenacity.
The Ezo Spruce Bonsai's elegant, evergreen appearance and refined structure make it a sought-after choice for bonsai enthusiasts. Its adaptability to various bonsai styles, including formal upright, informal upright, and cascade, allows for artistic expression and creativity.
In summary, the Ezo Spruce Bonsai is a living testament to the beauty of nature and the artistry of bonsai cultivation. Its timeless elegance, adaptability, and symbolism make it a prized addition to any bonsai collection.
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About the Tree:
Height: 22" from table
Pot: 8.5" Mica Pot
Images taken on August 31, 2023
Ships from our Massachusetts Nursery
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.
Most Shipments of Trees are released on Mondays and Tuesdays only to avoid being held in-transit over weekends.
*** We Assume you know how to care for this bonsai tree. We've 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 purchase this bonsai, we assume you're a responsible person and that you know what you are purchasing.
THEREFORE - The Buyer acknowledges and agrees that we makes no warranties once the Product leaves our nursery. This bonsai is sold “as is”. Sales are considered final. No refunds or exchanges will be offered in any instance. Please ask care questions prior to buying, if you are unsure.