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Roman Myrtle Bonsai

Height: 63cm | Sale price Price 150.000 JD Regular price Unit price  per 

About Me

☘ Origin: Mediterranean Region, Macaronesia, Western Asia, and the Indian subcontinent
 Family: Myrtaceae
☘ Botanical Name: Myrtus communis
Common Name(s): Roman Myrtle · Spanish Myrtle · Bride’s Myrtle · Common Myrtle

Symbolism

Myrtle is an ancient symbol of love, beauty and youth in European countries, a companion of every marriage.

Both the Myrtle Tree and its flowers are adored by many and thus became a symbol of all things love, good luck, and prosperity.

 It is believed that the Myrtle in the house will grow only when it was planted by the woman of this house. In the old ancient times, Myrtle was considered a powerful amulet. Women planted this flower in a new pot, dressed themselves in the most beautiful and expensive skirt, and when planting, they looked proudly at the plant. Since ancient times, the Slavs believed that Myrtle is a plant of brides. If a girl grows this flower from the very beginning, then by the wedding day it becomes beautiful and rich. According to signs, during the wedding, the bride should give sprigs of Myrtle to the guests, then her marriage will be happy and long.

Name Story

Roman Myrtle: Because of its elegance of habit, appealing odour, the Myrtle was an indispensable feature of Roman Gardens. As a reminder of home, it will have been introduced wherever Roman elites were settled.

Bonsai: is the Japanese word for 'tree in pot'. A miniature version of a full size tree.

Feng Shui

Myrtle in the house attracts special magic, the plant has the ability to clear streams of harmful energy. According to Feng Shui, it is advisable to put a Myrtle near the entrance to the house. This ornamental plant prevents the flow of energy from other people's evil and envious thoughts, but it lets in and attracts positive energy and cleans the house.


Bonsai trees are an intricate part of Feng Shui since it is highly recommended to place a living creature in your Feng Shui friendly environment. Plants are considered wonderful for increasing the flow of QI, however, bonsai trees are absolutely superior, compared to other possible alternatives.

Interesting Facts

☘ Any Tree Species can be a Bonsai.
☘ Bonsai Trees can Produce Fruit.

☘ Smallest Bonsai tree in the world will fit in the palm of your hand.
☘ Most expensive Bonsai tree was sold for $1.3 million.
☘ Bonsai cultivation dates back to more than 1,000- years ago!

☘ In Bonsai, Appearing Old is More Beautiful Than Looking Young.
☘  For a Bonsai to be considered “Perfect”, it should have a kind of similarity in its original state in form, size and appearance.
☘ In Japan, until a few years ago, for a family to be considered of “Noble Descent”, they should have at least one Bonsai that is over 300 years old.

☘ There's a Bonsai tree that Survived Hiroshima.
☘ Seven of fine prized Bonsai tree were stolen from a Japanese couple's house in 2019. One of the trees was a very rare type, a 400 year old Shimpaku Juniper, reportedly worth more than $90,000.

☘ Bonsai Competitions are Held Annually, and the World Bonsai Day in May.
☘ Largest displayed collection of Bonsai trees is made up by 2,649 trees.

☘ Zen Buddhism is in the very foundation of Bonsai.
☘ Bonsai was born from the Chinese art of Pun-Tsai.

Health Benefits

Numerous number of health benefits, include better respiratory health, skin care, boosted immunity, and hormone balance, among others.

 

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