Multiplication by obtaining seeds for bonsai
Multiplication through seeds is a difficult method but give spectacular results.
The seeds can be taken from other plants or bonsai from normal plants, collected in the fall directly on the plant.
Germ Conditions are different for each type of seeds. Some seeds can be sown immediately after collection, as in the degree to germinate quickly. Others must be kept in ventilated and cool place before being seeded. Spring and late summer-early fall are two moments favorable for seeding.
It takes a vessel with perforated bottom to allow excess water to scurga.se filled with 50% peat and 50% of river gravel. Fill three-fourths of the vessel only, without pressing the earth so that water can circulate air and you have prepared substrate usor.Dupa shall seed is covered with earth, presarand easy, then moisten thoroughly. Finally it covers the dish with a glass and placed in the shade and protected from frost.
Once the glass is moving primimuguri gave little for air movement to adapt to new seedlings and the temperature outside has finally appeared when leaflet.
In the spring, when all seeds have sprung, is transplanteaza each seedlings in another vessel which will gradually adjust to sunlight. About two years after the start of lead in bonsai plant, cutting and branches (spring and summer) and roots (spring).
Types of Bonsai
Bonsai is a miniature tree grown in pot.
The word bonsai is Japanese, and his bon-means tree in pot.
Mini-bonsai, measured from 5 cm to 15 cm. They are only demanding more work because of its small size.
Pinus mugo bonsai
Pinus mugo seeds for propagation by strobili gather in December, are preserved in a cold and shady. The half of April to stratify the pregerminare, germination takes place after two months.
Propagation by cuttings is little used because it needs very long time.
Bonsai of Cotoneaster
Propagation by seeds. Add fruit is mature and let it dry, mixing it occasionally. To stratify seeds in the sand until January, after which the plants in the ground, covered with peat. Germinate after three months.
Correct location bonsailor
Formed from bonsai trees adapted to our climate, have normal demands of growing trees normally in nature: some species prefer sunny exhibitions, others prefer semiumbra. The apartment finctie bonsai species have different demands towards the light.
Bonsai of Crassula arborescens
Mid spring, prepare seedlings of 10 cm, let it dry in the sun for 3 days, then planting a mixture of peat and sand 1:1, without watering. After several days, moisten slightly. When roots appear abundantly moisten but not soak the soil with water.