With its green-yellow needle-like foliage and graceful conical foliage growth pattern, this small conifer has a bright citrus smell. It is easy to care for and is extremely non-fussy and with its golden-green foliage providing a perfect contrast to other plants in a plant cluster.
Excellent for those corners or tables that receive full sun for most of the days. The cypress is a party of one when it comes to brightening any space.
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Throughout the spring, summer, and fall your Bonsai should be positioned where it will receive sufficient sun.
It should be protected from wind and draft.
The soil should be well-drained and fertile for growing plant.
Water the plant when the topsoil (1-2 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch.
Do not overwater the plant.
Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in the winter and rainy season.
Application of Fertilizer
During the main growing season (April - August) feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month.
Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake nutrients and moisture easily.
When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.
Repot every second year in spring with root-pruning, older trees every third year.
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Remove dead, infected, or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil, or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
keep away from the AC Vents.
Do not overwater the plant especially when the pot does not have drainage holes.
Golden cypress Bonsai care:
||2 to 4 hours of direct sunlight
||Rich, humusy, and well-drained soil.
||25 to 35 degrees C
|| Fertilize once a month in the spring and summer and once every two months in the fall and winter.
Golden cypress uses:
- The plant is used for ornamental purposes.
- It is generally kept in the living room, terrace, patio, etc