A Bonsai is grown and shaped to the image of the beauty of nature. Literally translated Bonsai: tree in pot. Bonsai is grown in Asia and evokes the image of an old tree. The scale provides balance to the whole composition. Bonsai trees have always been older. A well-shaped Bonsai is a living painting in which all the characteristics of nature are recognizable. Bonsai is the experience of Eastern culture in a nutshell.
With this starter-set you also get a cool bonsai tree in traditional ceramic bowl with ceramic plate and a traditional Torii. A Torii is a traditional Japanese gate most commonly found at the entrance of or within a Shinto shrine, where it symbolically marks the transition from the profane to sacred.