Here, we take a closer look at the tree species most often used for creating bonsai. Each tree species has specific requirements for its cultivation, training and care. Bonsai species’ knowledge is crucial to taking proper care of your trees. Knowing more about the species can also help you to select a good specimen in the first place.
We have only mentioned pests and diseases in this section where there are species specific problems. Otherwise, please refer to the general pests and diseases section.