Bush , little tree of pyramidal form. With small, deciduous leaves which make this tree ideal for a bonsai. Its flowers are white and its fruits are small and red.
In Mediterranean climates the tree can be placed outside. In colder zones you have to protect it against freezing, especially smaller trees.
Abundant in summer and in moderation in winter. Maintain the ground humid.
In spring and autumn, not during flowering
Every year, at the beginning of spring or autumn.
100% Akadama, or a mixture of Akadama with 20% of volcanic earth.
Pruning and nipping
At the beginning of flowering in spring
Cut down to 2 leaves when the shoot has emitted about 6 to 8 leaves.
During the whole year.
This tree is very resistant to violent wind and its flowers have a very pleasant odour.