As with all plants, even the red maple bonsai cannot bear excess water, which could cause root rot. Watering depends on many factors: the substrate, the climatic conditions, the drainage, the position of the pot. But we can extrapolate some general guidelines to always keep in mind for the care of your plant: first before watering the maple bonsai red, check if the soil is damp. Provide him with more water only when he is about to dry. It is useful to use humidity detectors to guide you. Also use a small-hole watering can to better adjust. If it exceeds in the watering you will add a saucer with some pellets. The red maple bonsai does not need spraying, in fact it does not require excessive humidity. During the winter / autumn season, water early in the morning. Instead during the summer, do it in the evening.
The red maple bonsai It is an elegant and resistant plant that with a few essential care will be able to maintain its full beauty. It should be placed in a sunny place inside the apartment, but with some precautions. In summer, in fact, it should not be directly exposed to sunlight, but positioned in a shaded place, as the strong brightness causes burns to the maple bonsai red. When the sun is less strong, in the spring, the bonsai can be exposed in a sunny place, so that an optimal vegetative restart is obtained. During the warmer season, to avoid drying, it is possible to place a saucer of water mixed with gravel. Very important for red maple is pruning, a fundamental operation for all bonsaists. It must be carried out only during the period of complete inactivity of the bonsai: that is from November to early February. Each cut must be covered with cicatrizing paste.