This is a One Of A Kind Virginia Creeper
I've seen a few of these come through the nursery. Customers love them for the colors, but i've never seen one like this. They're usually much smaller and way les developed and cool looking.
Virginia Creeper, also known as Parthenocissus quinquefolia, is a climbing vine that is native to eastern North America. It is not commonly grown as a bonsai, but it can make an interesting and unique addition to any bonsai collection.
The leaves of the Virginia Creeper bonsai are typically five-lobed and have a bright green color that turns a vibrant red or purple in the fall. The plant also produces small, inconspicuous flowers in the summer, which are followed by attractive blue-black berries in the fall.
When grown as a bonsai, the Virginia Creeper can be trained to climb and wrap around a supporting structure or trained to grow as a shrub. The vine-like nature of the plant makes it well-suited to cascading or semi-cascade bonsai styles.
To care for a Virginia Creeper bonsai, it is important to provide it with well-draining soil and plenty of sunlight. The plant should be watered regularly but not excessively, and fertilized during the growing season. Pruning and wiring can also be used to shape the plant and encourage growth in certain areas.
Overall, the Virginia Creeper bonsai is an interesting and unique choice for bonsai enthusiasts who want to try their hand at growing something different. Its attractive leaves and distinctive growth habit make it a worthwhile addition to any bonsai collection.
The tree was repotted spring 2023..
About The Tree
- Height: 11" tall, measured from the table to the top of tree.
- Spread: 10"
- Pot: 5" glazed ceramic Yixing pot.
- Photographed on May 02, 2023
- Ships from our Massachusetts Nursery
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