Clump Style Privet 'Kabudachi' in a 8"Grow Pot (No. 17705)

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Clump Style Privet 'Kabudachi'


Imported from Japan several years ago, this Clump Style Privet 'Kabudachi' Bonsai, known for its distinctive and elegant form, is a captivating addition to any bonsai collection. This bonsai, derived from the Ligustrum species, showcases the beauty and intricacy of multiple trunks emerging from a single root base, creating a stunning natural display.


Key Features:


  1. Distinctive Clump Style: The 'Kabudachi' style features multiple trunks growing from a single base, giving the bonsai a full and bushy appearance. This clump style mimics the natural growth pattern of privets in the wild, where they often form dense thickets.

  2. Lush Foliage: The Privet 'Kabudachi' Bonsai boasts small, glossy green leaves that create a dense canopy. The foliage is vibrant and lush, providing a rich, green backdrop that enhances the tree's overall appearance. In autumn, the leaves may turn yellow, adding seasonal interest.

  3. Elegant Structure: The multiple trunks of the 'Kabudachi' style rise gracefully from the root base, each trunk diverging and spreading out to form an elegant, natural-looking clump. This structure adds depth and complexity to the bonsai, making it a focal point in any display.

  4. Attractive Bark: As the bonsai matures, its bark develops a textured, rugged appearance that adds to its aged and refined look. The contrast between the smooth young trunks and the textured older ones enhances the tree's visual appeal.

  5. Versatile Display: The clump style is versatile and can be displayed in various settings, from traditional bonsai pots to more naturalistic displays that mimic a small grove of trees. Its full, bushy form makes it suitable for both indoor and outdoor display.

  6. Ease of Care: The Privet 'Kabudachi' Bonsai is relatively easy to care for, making it an excellent choice for both beginners and experienced bonsai enthusiasts. It thrives in well-draining soil and prefers full sun to partial shade. Regular watering, pruning, and occasional fertilization are essential to maintain its shape and health.


Symbolic Meaning: In many cultures, the privet is associated with protection and boundary-making. The 'Kabudachi' bonsai, with its multiple trunks and dense foliage, symbolizes unity, strength, and the interconnectedness of life.


Overall, the Clump Style Privet 'Kabudachi' Bonsai is a remarkable specimen that combines the beauty of natural growth patterns with the artistry of bonsai cultivation. Its distinctive form, lush foliage, and ease of care make it a treasured addition to any bonsai collection, offering both aesthetic pleasure and a profound connection to the elegance of nature.

About The Tree:

  • The Bonsai is 14.5" tall, measured from the soil to the top of tree. The spread is 18". 
  • This tree ships in a 8" grow pot. 
  • Pictures taken June 27, 2024 

The Tree you see is the tree you will receive. 

Important Shipping Guidelines: 

  • We cannot ship to a FPO, APO, P.O. Box or to locations in Alaska, Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Hawaii or anywhere internationally.
  • All Bonsai are shipped direct from the nursery and may ship separately from other items purchased via NEBG.
  • Most Shipments of Trees are released on Mondays and Tuesdays only to avoid being held in-transit over weekends.
  • If extreme weather is expected, we may delay shipping your Bonsai tree to guarantee a healthy arrival; in such a case we will contact you. We are shipping living trees and must be conscious of the temperature conditions to the delivery address, as well as, while in transit. That said, we reserve the right to hold the tree(s) to guarantee a healthy delivery. We will Hold Your Tree Until It is Safe to Ship. 

 *** This is an expensive Bonsai. We've likely been watering, fertilizing, pruning, and weeding this tree for a long time. Once this tree leaves our facility, watering, fertilizing, etc is beyond our control. If you buy this bonsai, we assume you're a responsible person and that you know what you are purchasing. THEREFORE - The Buyer acknowledges and agrees that NEBG makes no warranties once the Product leaves our nursery. All One-Of-A-Kind Trees are listed AND sold “as is”. Sales are considered final. No refunds or exchanges will be offered in any instance. NEBG assumes no responsibility for the health and welfare of the products after they leave our nursery. Please ask care questions prior to buying, if you are unsure.