Click an image to enlarge. A shrub-like, evergreen tropical plant of southern chinese descent. Shiny, oval, dark-green leaves against a grey-green trunk with white, slightly perfumed flowers. (’carmona microphylla’ or botanically ‘ehretia buxifolia’). Is a shrub-like, evergreen tropical plant of southern chinese descent. It is ideally an indoor plant. The fukien tea is a very attractive subject for bonsai, with shiny, oval, dark-green leaves against a grey-green trunk with white, slightly perfumed flowers which can appear all year round if given the right conditions. Afterwards, small berries are produced changing from green to red.
It can be clipped into your desired bonsai shape easily, without need of wiring. The fukien tea grows well as an.
Depending on your climate it can be left outside and brought inside for the winter when temperatures drop below 15°c (60°f) or left inside all year as long as the plant is in a sunny position with adequate water and humidity. Branches can be pruned all year. Pinch out new shoots that detract from the overall shape of the bonsai. Trim new shoots back to two to three leaves regularly in the growing season, and every month in winter. Feed fortnightly from spring to autumn and monthly in winter with a low nitrogen feed. Click here to find out what zone you are in! Do not pay until you are finished shopping.
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Hirt’s is one of ohio’s oldest horticultural establishments, founded in 1915 by samuel hirt. The item “Fukien Tea’ Pre Bonsai Tree Carmona 4 Pot Indoors” is in sale since Friday, April 11, 2014. This item is in the category “Home & Garden\Yard, Garden & Outdoor Living\Flowers, Trees & Plants\Bonsai\Plants”.
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