Love plants? Need a hobby? Well, the obvious choice of hobby for one such as you would be to start gardening in your spare time. By gardening, you could maintain a nice little patch of greens and flowers to make your home look even prettier. You could also start a kitchen garden and cut some of your grocery cost by growing your own produce – it’s much fresher too this way. Now gardening like this can be a lot of work for some of us but here’s an idea, why not try bonsai gardening?
If working in mud and sweat outdoors isn’t really your thing but you still love plants, then you can always try bonsai gardening indoors. You can start with only a single bonsai tree and it’ll be enough to keep your hands full and your inner hobby seeker satisfied. The art of creating bonsai is an ancient art which is very much around, even today. Bonsai masters have found ways to sculpt all kinds of trees into small landscapes in stoneware pots.
You don’t need to be a bonsai master to create your own sycamore bonsai, though. Sycamore trees are some of the easiest to wire into bonsai trees. The only challenge that sycamore presents is the fact that it can grow large leaves which can ruin its look as a bonsai tree. You can contain the leaves from growing too big if you maintain the sycamore bonsai at a height of less than 27 inches in total.
If you’re looking to keep a bonsai indoors, then sycamore bonsai is the right choice for you. It’s worth mentioning that the sycamore plan doesn’t do too well in the winter cold, which is why even if you’re keeping your bonsai outdoors, you should cover them with plastic and regulate the temperature.