How to care for a braided Bonsai money tree

If you want a very fulfilling hobby that would surely occupy your spare time, try raising bonsai money tree. Bonsai trees can be a great hobby and a unique way to add interest to your garden or inside your home. They need very minimal attention and can thrive in almost any environment. The Pachira aquatica is an easy bonsai to raise; it is suitable for indoor decoration too. Unlike other bonsai, it is more resilient. It can be grown for many years with minimal care. It is tolerant of both low light conditions and dryness. All you need is a little amount of soil to hold the roots.Aside from such, short exposure to sunlight and weekly watering will be enough to make the plant thrive.

Less maintenance and the skill to train and prune them is needed so you can create a beautiful bonsai money tree. Not all bonsai trees are the same and there are many different types of trees that can be interesting to grow. The bonsai money tree is well-liked by bonsai enthusiasts as it is convenient to grow and makes a suitable indoor plant.

The braided bonsai money plant tree, also known as Pachira aquatica, is a small tree defined by multiple intertwining trunks. Actually, each tree is made up of four to five separate trees with their trunks braided together. Its size differs anywhere from 10-18 inches tall. (Full-grown money plant trees can reach a height of 7 feet tall.) The tree is topped with large, bright green leaves that form a tuft at the tip of each stem.

The braided bonsai money plant tree is commonly given as a gift because it symbolizes good luck. Generally, the more leaves the money tree has, the better! While it is normal to find money trees with five to six leaves on each stem, it is not common to find one with seven leaves. Like a four-leaf clover, a money plant tree with a seven-leaf stem is considered to bring incredibly good fortune. The bonsai money plant tree is a common fixture in the practice of feng shui. Feng shui practitioners subscribe to the belief that the braided bonsai money tree creates positive energy for any room where it is located.