People have been growing and taking care of bonsai trees for thousands of years. The ancient practice started as “penzai” in China and later changed was renamed when it was taken under the influence of Japanese Zen Buddhism. The trees were kept small through certain techniques such as minimizing the use of fertilizer, pinching buds, and pruning and wiring branches. As you can guess, it’s a very time consuming hobby to pick up but the end results are just so rewarding. There’s so many different types of bonsai trees, and they are all beautiful in their own unique way. They’re perfect to have in any household, plus they symbolize dedication and patience. Look below at some of the most stunning bonsai trees out there, they might inspire you to kickstart a new hobby in your life.
And it still looks stunning.