American Elm Bonsai & Pre-Bonsai for Sale

Here are some fine quality American elm bonsai and pre-bonsai specimens for sale.  Buy or reserve yours today.  Prices include standard shipping charges.

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American elm1-24-16-4American elm – Ulmus Americana

I just dug this specimen today (1/24/16) because I felt it could go directly into a bonsai pot and, well, winter sucks and I needed a bonsai activity to keep me going.  This one has the classic deciduous tree shape.  I collected it a few years ago and put it into a nursery container.  Two years ago I put it in the ground for stronger growth, which I got.  With a decent branch set to establish the basic design, there was no reason not to pot it.

The trunk base is right at 1.5″ and it’s 19″ tall.  Nice trunk character.  Roots are good but need a few years to thicken.  There’s already some ramification on this specimen, but this should take a real leap forward in 2016.  The pot is very nice, but because it has a wobble (doesn’t sit flat) I’m considering it a training pot.

Ships in spring wherever you are.

Price: $140

Item # Amelmbonsai4