Plant Care Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Also known as

Salix babylonica / alba 'Tristis

Taxonomy

Salix Babyloncia
Salix
Salicaceae
Malpighiales

How to care for Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Water

How often to water your Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Water needs for Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree
0.5 cups
every 9

Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree

Weeping Willow Bonsai Tree


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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