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Widely grown as a bonsai specimen
Fabulous summer patio feature.
A touch the Orient in your own home.
Prized for it's flaking bark and attractive arching crown
Fulfilled and sold by Thompson & Morgan
Height Up to 30cm (12in)
Spread Up to 30cm (12in)
sun or semi shade
10 Options From£19.99
8 Options From£19.99
2 Options From£6.99
3 Options From£3.99
3 Options From£14.99
Zelkova or Japanese Elm as it is better known is a deciduous tree with a lovely upright habit. The bright green, pointed leaves have attractive toothed edges. This species is widely grown as a bonsai specimen, prized for its flaking bark and attractive arching crown. Bonsai trees make a fascinating feature for a cool, bright room or conservatory. During the summer months they can be enjoyed on the patio outdoors. Bonsai Zelkova is supplied with a ceramic pot and saucer (colour may vary). Height and spread: 30cm (12").
Please note: These trees have been carefully trained to create perfect miniatures of their full size siblings. Although many of the species used are perfectly hardy in the UK, these tiny trees are more susceptible to winter damage, given their size and the small volume of soil surrounding their roots. Therefore they are best protected from frost and cold winter weather by moving them to a cool, bright spot in your home or greenhouse.
Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication only.
Please note: Some houseplants are toxic or harmful to pets if ingested. If you believe your pet has consumed a poisonous plant then seek veterinary attention immediately. Take a sample of the plant with you.
2 x 20cm potted bonsai plants in ceramic with saucers (TKA3037)
2 x 15cm potted bonsai plants in ceramic with saucers (TKA3034)
2 x 12cm potted bonsai plants in ceramic with saucers (TKA3031)
1 x 20cm potted bonsai plant in ceramic with saucer (KA3028)
1 x 15cm potted bonsai plant in ceramic with saucer (KA3025)
1 x 12cm potted bonsai plant in ceramic with saucer (KA3022)
1 x 12cm potted bonsai plant in ceramic with saucer and 1 x 200g pack Chempak Bonsai Tree Fertiliser (KB5815)
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.
Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.
Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.99.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.
Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.
Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.
For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.
Thompson & Morgan strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3
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