Name: Cherry treeFamily: RosaceeCountry of origin: Europe and Asia Pot diameter: 15 cmHight: 30cm History and curiosities: The flower of the cherry tree in Japan is considered national flower. It is widely used in art and literature.
Name: GinkoFamily: GinkgoaceaeCountry of origin: ChinaPot diameter: 12 cmBlooming season: spring History and curiosities: also called "tree of grandfather and grandson", because only the third generation of a family will get to see the first fruits, its cultivation is particularly widespread in Japan and Korea for the adaptability to bonsai techniques.
Name: Myrtus CommunisFamily: MirtaceeCountry of origin: Mediterranean countries Blooming period: Spring (April-May) History and fun facts: The myrtle contains an essential oil called maltol used to fight cough.
Name: Mugo PineFamily:Pinacee Height: 40 cmDiameter:15cmCountry of origin: Central-southern EuropeHistory and curiosity: It is especially appreciated for rocks gardens. its shades range from green to brown up to a purple color
Name: HelleborusFamily: RanunculaceaeCountry of origin: Europe, Asia MinorPot diameter: 14 cmHeight: 30 cmFlowering period: autumn, summerHistory and curiosity: In the past, it was used as a medication remedy. Hippocrates administered the Rose of Christmas as a laxative and diuretic remedy and against mental disorders.
Name: Punica GranatumFamily: PunicaceaeNative country: South-western AsiaFlowering period: SpringPot diameter: 20 cmHeight: 50 cm Curiosity: Pomegranate is associated with religious concepts and with divine creation.
Name: Peperomia green goldFamily: Piperaceae Country of origin: south America Pot diameter: 12 cmHeight: 25 cmHistory and curiosities: The term peperomia comes from the Greek "peperi", due to the similarity of this species with that of pepper
Name: Zelkova Family: UlmaceaeCountry of origin: Europe and Asia Pot diameter: 20 cmHight: 40 cmHistory and curiosities: the fossil remains of this plant, according to the Paleobiology database, are originating in Canada and belong to the cretaceous Period, dating back to 80 million years ago.
Name: Carpinus BetulusFamily: BetulaceaeCountry of origin: Western Europe Pot diameter: 12 cmHeight: 45 cmBlooming season: between March and May History and curiosities: The wood of the hornbeam is widely used in the production of small objects such as chess, components of musical instruments, gears.