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The juniper is a genus of about 50 – 70 species within the cypress family. Continue reading about watering Bonsai trees.
Although all tree species can be used to grow a Bonsai, some tree species are very popular as they just look better when miniaturized. The Junipeero Shimpaku is very popular due to its delicate emerald-green foliage. Both have scale-like foliage with a color ranging from yellowish-green to bluish-green or grayish-green.
This is due to the fact that live veins below a broken or for other reasons dying branch will dry out and die. During the winter protect the tree once temperatures drop below degrees C 14F.
Its leaves are scale-like, quite coarse and can be dark green or bluish-green. The Sierra Juniper is a shrub or tree native to the western United States, growing in mountains at altitudes of —3, meters.
Picture by Peter Ebensperger. The California Juniper is native to California and has bluish-grey scale-like foliage. There are numerous varieties and cultivars of the Chinese Juniper many of which are not easy to distinguish with certainty, junupero guidelines for these varieties are highly similar. From the aesthetic point of view we also want to achieve unobstructed structures and want to prevent the juniper from looking bomsai broccoli. The triad of green foliage, reddish-brown or yellowish-brown bark and silvery white deadwood is very appealing.
To develop the foliage pads, long shoots which stick out of the silhouette can be pinched or cut at the base with sharp scissors throughout the growth season. This results in natural deadwood which is peeled, polished and bleached by climatic conditions and is very durable in case of the juniper. Its leaves are scale-like and grayish or dark green and tend to grow quite dense. Other popular species are the Chinese juniper Juniperus chinensisthe Japanese Shimpaku Juniperus sargentiithe Japanese needle juniper Juniperus rigidatwo central European species: While the pear trees in most cases are not fatally affected — they are newly infested each year again and they can even be treated successfully with a fungicide, an infested juniper normally cannot be cured.
There are two groups of Junipers, one with scale-like foliage and the other one with needle-like foliage.
Top Juniper Bonsai trees – Bonsai Empire
The visibly infested branches die in most cases and the fungus can emerge on other tree parts. Its owner, master Kobayashi, is one of the most well known Bonsai artists in the world and has won the prestigious Prime Minister award in Japan 4 times.
The foliage colors range from dark blue-greens to light greens and the foliage can either be scale-like or needle-like. For more detailed information on these techniques, try our Bonsai tree care section. Place the tree outside, year-round, on a bright spot with lots of sunlight. A Juniper Bonsai tree, placed in a unique Crescent Bowl which enhances the dramatic effect of the cascade composition.
Care guide for the Juniper Bonsai tree (Juniperus) – Bonsai Empire
Do not trim the juniper like a hedge because the removal of all growing tips will weaken the tree and the cut will turn the needles brown. In this article we list the ten most beautiful Juniper Bonsai trees. As a rule of thumb, the blue-green junipers are more resistant than those with yellowish-green foliage. Goshin “protector of the spirit” is a Bonsai created by John Y.
The Juniper varieties are probably the most popular, especially in Japan, and look stunning. In nature it grows as a small tree or shrub. Those bnosai break easily.
There are also popular juniper species with needle-like foliage. After heavy pruning or bending, overwatering or other stress often juvenile foliage will grow again. The Green Mound Juniper Bonsai is also from Japan and also bears needle-like foliage, but the needles are shorter, more compact, bluish-green – almost like scale-like foliage.
Top 10: Juniper Bonsai trees
The Savin is a juniper from jynipero Europe, North-Africa and some parts of Asia with scale-like foliage which can be finer or coarser and of different shades of green depending on its origin. Its needles are sharp but smaller and more delicate than those of the Japanese Needle Juniper. Tree species Find species-specific information on your tree. Although some people have a different opinion, it is best to immediately burn up a rust-infested juniper or put it into the garbage instead of your compost heap.
A Juniper by Bonsai sensei Masahiko Kimura. Some species change their foliage color during frosty periods to a purplish brown which is connected with their frost protection mechanism. During winter the junipers must be kept in a place with bobsai light and they must be junipsro for pests regularly because pests can even occur in winter.
Acquisition of juniper Bonsai: Junipers can be strongly bent, if necessary wrapped with raffia or tape as a protection, but you must be careful with parts which possess deadwood. Removing the parts with the swellings and galls is no guarantee at all that the fungus will not reappear. Junipers which are produced for Bomsai purposes are already wired quite heavily in most cases when they are still very young.
In spring, during rainy weather, the galls produce large, orange, gelatin-like tendrils, full of spores, which infest the leaves of pear trees but there are also types of rust fungus which use hawthorn or crabapples as a second host instead of the pear. All parts of the Savin are poisonous.
The tree is posted in our Bonsai gallery or read more about Goshin. Use normal organic fertilizer pellets or balls every month during the growth season or a liquid fertilizer each week.