Outdoor bonsai

These are trees that, by their nature, must be placed outside, ideal for balconies, gardens and terraces

Wisteria floribunda

Family

Leguminoseae

Origin

Japan

Wisteria floribunda

Characteristics

Climbing bush of deciduous leaves, appreciated for its violet-blue hanging flower racemes, creating an elegant weeping effect to the overall design.


Place

Outside exposed to the sun the whole year.


Irrigation

Abundant in summer and moderatein winter.


Fertilization

Spring and autumn.

Transplant

Every 2 or 3 years in spring.

Substratum

100% Akadama, or mixed with a 20% of volcanic earth.


Pruning and nipping

Pruning

Pruning is done at the beginning of the sprouting season in spring. Trim new shoots to two or three sets of leaves in spring as soon as flowers fade, then in early summer, midsummer, and autumn.

Nipping

Pruning is done at the beginning of the sprouting season in spring. Trim new shoots to two or three sets of leaves in spring as soon as flowers fade, then in early summer, midsummer, and autumn.

Fencing

Spring.


Curiosities

This plant is widely distributed, covering pergolas which get covered in odorous flowers of violet colour in spring.


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