BenniSobekti.com – Coconut Bonsai: Guide & How to Make Enchanting Coconut Bonsai, Assalamualaikum lor, okay info this time about coconut bonsai again yes lor. Bonsai plants are one of the ornamental plants that are loved by many people.
Apart from its unique shape, bonsai plants can also be used for home decoration. There are various types of bonsai, many plants that can be made into bonsai.
Like this coconut bonsai lor it turns out this coconut plant can be used as an enchanting bonsai low do you want to know more about this info ?, please read until the end of this article yes lor.
Bonsai plants that can be made into bonsai are coconut trees. The coconut bonsai plant is shaped and has unique characteristics, very suitable for home decoration.
There is also a more unique and interesting one which is branched coconut bonsai which is often hunted by collectors in various parts of the archipelago and the world.
Branched coconut bonsai are indeed very unique and really interesting if we can have them of course we will be happy and proud because branched coconuts are very rare and difficult to get.
Usually there are also twins 2 twins 3 and there can be more too, this type of coconut is also very difficult to get. Coconut bonsai is a very popular bonsai plant in the ornamental plant market, especially for bonsai lovers.
Of course, the reader is not curious about how tall and tall coconut trees can be transformed into stunted plants and smaller in size.
Types of Coconut Can Be Made Bonsai
- Kelapa Gading Susu
- Red Ivory Coconut
- Albino Coconut
The first step that you must take when making a coconut bonsai is to choose seedlings from a good and healthy coconut tree. There are several types of coconut that can be used as bonsai.
Such as red ivory coconut, milk ivory coconut, and albino coconut. To find out the type of coconut tree, you can see from the characteristics of the coconut tree.
Red ivory coconut usually has an orange color. If coconut has become a bonsai, red ivory coconut will be a beautiful and unique bonsai.
Nah lor for those of us who want to get the results we want we really need serious and extra attention in the manufacturing process.
Which is the most difficult thing in the process of providing care for red ivory coconut when we maintain its orange color. To maintain the color we must be able to use fertilizers in a somewhat higher amount of capacity.
This red ivory coconut tree if it often lacks substances contained in fertilizer, the color of the person will return to green and look unattractive.
For an ivory coconut milk bonsai tree usually has characteristics such as the white color of the midrib and this coconut bonsai plant grows a lot in subtropical areas.
Usually coconut bonsai in addition to being made into bonsai, this type of milk coconut is usually also often used as a substitute for palm tree ornamental plants for planting or placed in the garden.
And the type of albino coconut usually tends to have a white color in all the midribs and leaves and the same color as milk coconut, the white color is called the albino coconut.
The white color found in the albino coconut is brighter than the color in the previous milk coconut. So if we can have it Of course when this plant has become an albino coconut bonsai, the results will look unique and interesting for us to have.
Choosing Coconut Seeds To Become Coconut Bonsai
1. Choose coconuts that are really old,
2. Coconuts must be picked from the tree, may not use coconuts that fall from the treebecause the shell will easily break.
3. Choose seeds that have a small shell but have a lot of roots,
After you comply with any type of coconut that can be used as bonsai, now is the time to enter the selection stage of bonsai seeds.
So to make a coconut bonsai, it is very necessary to have good and quality coconut seeds so that the results we will get later are as expected.
Which is a good seed to be made into a bonsai that is an old seed. Because with an aging coconut, the coconut seedlings will be faster to grow new shoots.
And even better if you can pick it directly from the coconut tree. The difference is if we use a coconut seed that falls by not being picked directly.
It is feared that there will be abnormal growths on the seeds that we will use and certainly the results will also not satisfy our hearts.
Or the coconut shell may also be fragile and cracked due to collisions when it falls. For its size, take seeds that are not too big or small.
However, it has big and strong roots. Seeds with a small shell size will make it easier when forming the stem later.
Stages of Implementation of Planting & Making Coconut Bonsai
1. If the coconut shoots are 3-5 cm high, then we must open the coconut husk, you can use an important spoon or machete not to break the coconut roots.
2. After the coconut husk is open and all that remains is a coconut shell, clean the remaining small husk which is still attached by using a knife or chopper until it is clean as clean as possible.
3. Cut 2-3 strands of the budding bud at the bottom (old) to make it look clean and neat and please plant in the bonsai pot that you prepared.
4. To accelerate the growth of the coconut buds that you have pruned (if they are pruned out) you can all use them with used bottles of mineral water that have been cut off at the top.
Determining the Coconut Shell Position
In determining the initial position of the coconut shell for the beginning of the growth of the coconut lies in the shell, so we must place the coconut shell in the right position so that later the growth of the coconut can be maximized.
A. Place seedlings that do not have shoots in the soil that has a lot of water content and nutrients. Seedlings will grow for about 1 to 2 weeks.
B. After that, place the coconut shell in a vertical position, then the coconut shell will be surrounded by roots. And we can also place coconut shells horizontally, which will later provide a form of coconut bonsai that will resemble a nice snail house.
Cleansing Coconut Fiber
We will make a coconut bonsai and when the shoots have appeared, clean the coconut husk around the coconut buds and all parts of the coconut that have sprouted.
Clean the coconut coir bit by bit earlier by peeling and pulling the coconut husk by a long slicing process circling around the shell of the shell.
When cleaning coconut fiber, care needs to be taken so that it does not come into contact with new shoots and roots as this will cause damage and death to the coconut.
After we cut the coconut fiber and we can now immediately peel the coconut husks that are in the coconut shell.
Clean Coconut Shell Fine Hair
After the coconut shell is clean from the husk, the next step is to clean the fine hairs on the coconut shell. Fine hair from the remaining coconut methamphetamine which is still attached to the coconut shell can we clean.
And removed using a knife until the coconut shell is clean. And also so we can make the appearance of our coconut bonsai more attractive.
And it’s good then we can just fine-tune the coconut shell using a tool called sandpaper, until it looks smooth and shiny.
Preparing Coconut Bonsai Planting Media
Prepare a pot of a size that matches the size of the coconut, or at least be able to accommodate the coconut shell. And then after that we can fill our bonsai pots with enough mixture, sand, topsoil, water, and manure and stir it.
By comparison the measurement for our coconut bonsai planting media is 2: 1: 1, and if the bonsai pot feels already filled,
then the process to prepare a used mineral water bottle as a cover for us can be used as a cover for the coconut shoots.
Why are coconut buds closed? The reason is that it can develop quickly. The mineral water bottle was cut off at the top of the bottle with a height of approximately 5 cm.
Okay lor for a process of planting coconut bonsai then we start with coconut shells that have sprouted earlier that we can directly process by putting it in a bonsai pot that already contains a mixture of sand, topsoil, water, and manure.
Coconut bonsai planters slowly branching. Put the coconut shell in an oblique position. Then when you put it in the planting medium, don’t make the roots break up, don’t forget to break the roots properly so that our coconut bonsai will also flourish and live well too.
Shaping the Coconut Bonsai
And to form a coconut bonsai this stage is a very important process because if we at this stage of the formation process fails then it can be said that we have failed in the process of making the coconut bonsai we want.
To keep the size small, you have to cut on older shoots. How do the cuts? When the seedlings have grown to reach 15 to 20 cm. It needs to be sliced at the very bottom.
When we are going to make a cut process try not to get hit by young shoots, lor. Because lor it will be able to cause decay in the coconut shoots.
Perform the process of slaughtering at least 3 times a day so that the results can be maximized later and must be with a level of caution even very carefully.
Because if we grusa grusu or careless in the process of slicing and forming and cleaning the coconut bonsai, it will even result in broken shoots that we have guarded and will even die.
Caring for Coconut Bonsai
For us to take good care of this, let’s do the final step in the process of making coconut bonsai, which is the process of caring for bonsai properly.
For the process that we need to take care of is quite easy, we only need to give a good treatment to water it once a day in the morning or evening when the weather is still cool and cold so when the heat arrives the plant is still moist and awake.
But when the dry season arrives, the intensity of watering should be more frequent. To care for and besides watered coconut bonsai we also really need attention to be given nutritional intake for plants through good and good fertilizer so that bonsai is well maintained and fertile.
For fertilization can be done every 15 days. Can also use insecticides or herbicides so that the coconut shell bonsai plants free from disease and pests.
Providing adequate nutrition can also speed up your coconut shells quickly bearing fruit after bonsai grow 15-20 cm, make the cut at the lowest shoots.
The cutting should not hit the roots that have already grown, because it will affect the growth of the coconut and can even cause a serious death.
Guide to Making Enchanting Coconut Bonsai
Bonsai is certainly no stranger to ornamental plants enthusiasts. This crop stunting technique is in great demand. Because of the beauty and level of difficulty in the process of creating it and making it.
So do not be surprised if the price is set for each bonsai plants are very expensive and relatively expensive. Bonsai itself has been around for a number of years from China and Japan, now lor means the art of making bonsai is already legendary, yeah cool.
Now some ornamental plants that are often made into bonsai are, banyan bonsai, bogenvil bonsai, tamarind bonsai, and now I discuss this lor palm bonsai which is a trend among bonsai lovers throughout the archipelago.
And here is a guide to making coconut bonsai that I can give to you carefully and carefully so that you know and understand so that your bonsai friends can create it until it becomes an enchanting bonsai.
The way to make it is very simple, easy and easy, because if the slippage of the roots that have grown during the process of slicing the coconut fiber, then the planting of the coconut bonsai will be disrupted by the growth process.
Therefore we are required to always be careful in the process of slicing or stripping the coconut fiber that we will bonsai lor. Choose coconuts that are really old.
Coconuts must be picked from the tree, you cannot use coconuts that fall from the tree because the shell will be brittle.
Choose seeds that have a small shell but have a lot of roots, After you comply with any type of coconut that can be used as bonsai, now is the time to enter the selection stage of bonsai seeds.
For all of us who want to make coconut bonsai well, then we also need a coconut seed that must be good and of good quality, so that the results produced will also be as we expected before.
A good and good seed that we want to make a bonsai plant that is beruia fruit that is rather old or old. Due to the mature coconut fruit as a seed, the fruit will be able to grow new shoots faster as expected.
And good quality fruit is fruit with the level that we can take it directly from the top of a coconut tree without dropping it.
Because usually it often happens if we make a bonsai with coconut seeds from fruit that has fallen feared there will be abnormal for the seeds we want to use.
So that later the results will also not please the heart and not feel satisfied. Because coconut palm seedlings that have fallen off the coconut shells are already fragile
and cracked due to collisions when the coconut fruit falls on the ground so avoid fruits that have fallen. For its size, take seeds that are not too big or small.
However, it has big and strong roots. Seeds with a small shell size will make it easier when forming the stem later. Stages of Implementation of Planting and Making Coconut Bonsai,
among others: If the coconut shoots have a size of 3-5 cm high, then we must open the coconut husk can use a spoon or machete important not to break the coconut roots.
After the coconut husk is open and all that remains is a coconut shell, clean the rest of the small husk which is still attached by using a knife or kater until it is clean as clean as possible.
Cut 2-3 strings of the lowest bud bud to make it look clean and neat and please plant in the bonsai pot that you prepared.
To accelerate the growth of the coconut buds that you have pruned (if they are pruned) you can all use them with used bottles of mineral water that have been cut off.
Selling Cheap and Quality Coconut Bonsai
Okay sedulor coconut bonsai anywhere above is a glimpse of how we make and care for a true coconut bonsai. Hopefully it will be able to provide an additional insight into our world of bonsai.
Okay again this hehei if all bonsai sedulor have an interest or desire to be able to collect or just want to make it as decoration around our yard.
Bonsai friends do not need to be confused because we can just buy it at affordable prices ranging from 100,000 to 35,000,000.
These expensive ones include coconut bonsai but are already large enough to become large trees to decorate a city park or office and home.
The price of coconut and other bonsai such as jasmine bonsai, rambutan bonsai and others depends on the type of bonsai and the shape of the bonsai and the size of the bonsai you want.
Friends of bonsai can all really look for the sale of ornamental plants such as in Tokedia, in Bukalapak, or in shopie, or the other right?
Or in every ornamental plant outlet near your home or residence all of them. That way you do not need to bother to come to the place of cultivation, you simply choose bonsai through the media selling ornamental plants from online or online.
Bonsai Thus a little info from my palm bonsai hopefully can be useful for all of us, thank you for stopping by and reading my articles. Don’t forget the suggestions and comments. Wassalamualaikum. (bsc)