PRUNING! Some people really have a difficult time pruning and cutting any branch is almost impossible for them. There's not much we can do to help them. But we can explain WHY we prune as drastically as we do . . . Simply because it produces outstanding results! So here are more no-nonsense explanations presented with the hope you will substitute knowledge to overcome fear and move into training bonsai! THE PRINCIPLES WORK! GOOD LUCK!
Growing your Ficus Bonsai Ficus bonsai are ideally suited for indoor bonsai. Watering Ficus bonsai, as with most bonsai, like to dry out between waterings. Light Ficus bonsai grow well in either direct or indirect sunlight. We prefer to grow Ficus in shady areas. Feeding Fertilize your Ficus bonsai once every two weeks during the growing season, spring until fall.We recommend using an organic liquid fertilizer such as a fish emulsion or an organic seaweed fertilizer.
Guide explaining various forms of pruning that bonsai mainly depend for their dwarfing; i.e. shoot pinching, leaf pinching, root pruning, and pruning during dormancy. Read on to know How to Dwarf Bonsai Trees.