Popilar Bonsai species

The most popular tree species

The most popular bonsai species vary from country to country. This is due to the fact that the conditions in different countries can be very different.

  • Tropical
  • Subtropical
  • temperate zone

But here are some of the most popular bonsai species worldwide.

The most two popular Bonsai tree species

These species lose their leaves in autumn and do not bear foliage in winter. Especially in autumn and spring, these species captivate with their color diversity. 

Ficus Bonsai

Fig tree (Ficus Bonsai, Ginseng)

Juniperus Bonsai

Juniper (Juniperus)

Deciduous tree species

These species lose their leaves in autumn and do not bear foliage in winter. Especially in autumn and spring, these species captivate with their color diversity. 

Japanese Maple Bonsai

Japanese Maple (Acer Palmatum)

Trident Maple Bonsai

Trident Maple (Acer Buergerianum)

Dwarf Pomegranate Bonsai

Dwarf Pomegranate (Punica Granatum)

Chinese elm Bonsai

Chinese elm (Ulmus Parviflora)

Zelkova Bonsai

Zelkova (Japanese Elm)

Hornbeam Bonsai

Hornbeam and Beech (Carpinus and Fagus)

Wisteria Bonsai

Wisteria (Wisteria sinensis)

Magnolia Stellata

Magnolia Stellata (Magnolia stellata)

Apple Bonsai

Crabapple and Apple (Malus)

Oak Bonsai

Oak (Quercus)

Celtis Bonsai

Celtis (Hackberry)

Chinese Pepper Bonsai

Chinese pepper (Zanthoxylum)

Ginkgo Bonsai

Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba)

Japanese Winterberry Bonsai

Japanese winterberry (Ilex serrata)

Japanese cherry Bonsai

Japanese cherry (Prunus serrulata, Sakura)

Birch (Betula pendula)

Chinese Quince Bonsai

Chinese Quince (Pseudocydonia sinensis)