Harmony & Simplicity

Chinese Elm Ulmus Bonsai ‘Cascade’

Height: 32cm | Sale price Price 72.000 JD Regular price Unit price  per 

About Me

☘ Origin: Eastern Asia
 Family: Ulmaceae - Elm
☘ Botanical Name: Ulmus parvifolia
☘ Common Name(s): Chinese Elm · Lacebark Elm · Leather-Leaf Elm

Symbolism

The Chinese Elm symbolizes Dignity and Longevity.

Bonsai meanings are very important when gifting your tree to someone. Bonsai symbolize harmony, peace, an order of thoughts, balance and all that is good in nature. Every time your giftee looks at their tree, they will be reminded of its special significance.

Name Story

This plant has been described as "one of the most splendid elms, having the poise of a graceful Nothofagus". The genus name Ulmus holds the meaning of elm and it is originated from China, so it is called Chinese Elm.

Feng Shui

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

☘ In the Philippines, the plant is considered as one of the most important medicinal plants. The leaves are used in the treatment of cough, diarrhoea, colic, and dysentery. The root is an antidote to plant-based poisoning and is used against haemorrhage and for cleaning the body after giving birth.
✔ Elegant Indoor Planter Included

Japanese Bonsai Ceramic Planter Made Only for Cascade Bonsai Style.