Author(s): JOHN AINSWORTH
Many people wonder why their expensive and lovingly-cared for bonsai trees often fail to flourish, unaware that most bonsai need to be kept outdoors. Now, an increasing number of tropical, sub-tropical and tender bonsai are available which are described in this book. The book shows how to create and cultivate your own indoor bonsai inexpensively, and includes information on maintenance of correct temperatures and light levels, feeding and watering requirements, styles of bonsai, propagation, and how to deal with the most common pests and diseases.
Part 1 Cultivation, care and training: introduction and history; care of indoor bonsai trees; styles of bonsai; propagation; training indoor bonsai; repotting indoor bonsai; pests and diseases. Part 2 A-Z selection of tropical, sub-tropical and tender bonsai.