Hashi asked me if I would like to buy the ginkgo. Mine is about 8ft high now and it's starting to get up a good head of steam. The Ginkgo, or maidenhair tree, is a living fossil that's flourished around the world since the Jurassic Period - over 200 million years ago. 4.1 out of 5 stars 581. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Additional Information. Buy Ginkgo Bonsai Tree – Only $59.95! Bonsai Tree Seeds Kit - 8 Popular Varieties of Non GMO Mini Bonsai Trees, Bamboo Plant Markers, Wood Gift Box - Bonzie Tree Seed Starter Kits, Grow Bonzai Indoor Garden, Gardening Gifts Idea . Scientific name: Ginkgo biloba. Family: Ginkgoaceae. All plants will leave the centre in excellent condition, please note if it’s a flowering bonsai they may not be in flower at the time of buying depending on the season. By my estimate, it was a $350-$450 tree, even in the black plastic pot. A single tree can live as long as 1,000 years. It's regarded in eastern cultures as the "Fountain of Youth" plant for the belief that it boos So to prune you Ginkgo bonsai just prune the branches which are too long so that its form keeps in balance. You bet. Ginkgos are robust, can grow in diverse soils and places and tolerate pollution. For these characteristics they are often planted along busy streets in big cities. FREE Shipping. Ginkgo Bonsai, deciduous Tree, 7 Years Old, Turn Golden Yellow Leaves in Fall, Free Watering Tray. Ginkgo’s as bonsai tend to be a very upright form creating the informal upright style and are prone to developing an erratic branching structure which is the trees natural form. I played it cool and asked him how much and got $150 for a reply. The seeds are edible and popular in East Asia. They are conical when young but develop a broader crown with the development of branches. I know because I planted mine around 16+ years ago (at least) in the ground and I'm still not happy with the base. The Ginkgo Biloba is the hottest trend in both health foods and bonsai. Appearance: Ginkgo biloba is the oldest living tree species. Ginkgo bonsai hardly ever bear fruit, so this is not of much importance. BONSAI GINKGO 15cm pot included. Tree may not be the same as pictured but very similar due to having large stock quantities . Common Names: Maidenhair Tree, Ginkgo, Japanese Silver Apricot, Baiguo, Bai Guo Ye, Kew Tree, Yinhsing (yin-hsing) Origin: North America and China. If I had known back then they would regenerate after a hard chop I would not have messed about trying to keep it compact and chopping bits off. $49.99 $ 49. Ginkgo take a long time to thicken. The leaves of the ginkgo turn brightly yellow in autumn, before they fall. 99. Excited?