by: Patrick Desnoyers
Miniature trees are originally rooted in the mountains of
Bonsai, a Japanese term for “miniature potted trees”, actually originated from the Chinese. Called “pensai” in
How this came to
Initially popular among the Japanese priests, the ruling class and those on the upper hierarchy, Bonsai eventually reached popularity with the middle class. As Japanese culture and their way of living dictates it, where the Japanese have always believed in keeping a harmonious relationship with their surroundings as beneficial, miniature gardening became one of
Today, the art of Bonsai is still practiced in
About The Author
Avid full time hobby bonsai grower. As been practicing bonsai and gardening for more then 8 years. Owner of http://www.mishobonsai.com, a website with ressource for bonsai seeds and tree seeds.