Deciduous tree. Appreciated for its small fruits.
Outdoor, in full sun all year.
Abundant in summer, and moderate in winter.
Spring and fall.
Every 2 years, in spring.
100% Akadama, or mixed with a 20% of volcanic gravel.
Pruning and nipping
Before the spring sprouting.
When new shoot has grown up to 4 leaves, cut down to 2 leaves.
It is a kind of rosewood that has been worked as bonsai for only a short time now. This, together with the fact that it is a plant of slow development, means that there are not yet large specimens in bonsai.