Name: Acerum Red wineFamily: AceraceaeCountry of origin: Japan, China, KoreaPot diameter: 15 cmHeight: 30 cmHistory and curiosities: The changing of the leaves color every season makes this tree one of the most spectacular Japanese bonsai. Deciduous bonsai
Name: CipressumFamily: CupressaceaeCountry of origin: Japan, North America Pot diameter : 20 cm Height: 43 cmBlooming period: March - May History and fun facts: it is linked in every civilisation to the cult of the dead and eternal life.
Name: CotoneasterFamily: RosaceaeCountry of origin: Europe, Asia and North Africa Pot diameter: 12 cmBlooming season: spring History and curiosities: the common name of this plant, Cotoneaster, derives from the Latin and underlines the resemblance of its the small berries with quinces.
Name: LoropetalumFamily: HamamelidaceaeCountry of origin: China Pot diameter: 12 cmBlooming season: long blooming in spring History and curiosities: recently introduced in Europe, this plant was immediately appreciated for the easiness of its cultivation in pot.
Name: Pyracantha AngustifoliaFamily: RosaceaeCountry of origin: Europe and Asia Blooming period: Spring History and fun facts: In summer it produces highly decorative small edible berries (yellow, red or orange). In Italy it can be found in the wild
Name: Zelkova ElmFamily: UlmaceaeCountry of origin: Europe and Asia Pot diameter: 15 cmHeight: 28 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: 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: Olea EuropeaFamily: OleaceeCountry of origin: Mediterranean basin Pot diameter: 20 cmBlooming season: between May and June History and curiosities: symbol of spirituality, immortality and peace, the olive tree is considered the highest expression of the bound between nature and man. The Sylvestris variety is the most suitable for bonsai.
Name: Pinus PentaphillaFamily: PinaceaeCountry of origin: Japan, China and KoreaPot diameter: 12 cm History and curiosities: Pine is the most appreciated and required species for bonsai creation, as well as one of the strongest: some specimens are passed down from generation to generation and can survive for centuries.
Name: Adenium ObesumFamily: ApocynaceaeCountry of origin: AfricaPot diameter : 15cmHeight: 23cmBlooming period: Spring - SummerHistory and fun facts: Is nicknamed "Desert Rose" or "Oleander of Madagascar".
Name: GrapevineFamily: VitaceaeCountry of origin: Central and Southern EuropePot diameter: 20 cmHeight: 50 cmHistory and curiosities: Latin, Greeks and Romans cultivated it intensely, considering it almost sacred.