• Page:
  • 1

TOPIC: Is there still hope?

Is there still hope? 3 weeks 6 days ago #37252

I got my Junier Bonsai as a gift back in November. I kept it inside at first as that is what the seller recommended. After researching it was clear the Juniper is an outdoor bonsai, but I hesitated moving it outside because I thought it would be a shock. The leaves started turning yellowish recently and I decided to move it outside about 2 weeks ago but it has not improved. I have been watering when the soil looks dry, and mist it because it is very dry where I am. At night it gets around 34 degrees Fahrenheit. What can I do to keep it alive? Do you think it is temperature related, watering, or something else entirely?

This message has attachments images.
Please log in or register to see it.

  • restaude
  • restaude's Avatar Topic Author
  • Offline
  • New Member
  • New Member
  • Posts: 1
  • Thank you received: 0

Is there still hope? 3 weeks 6 days ago #37254

I am afraid that is what happens to junipers inside. There is nothing left to safe there. It is dead i am afraid.
  • leatherback
  • leatherback's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Platinum Member
  • Platinum Member
  • For the love of plants
  • Posts: 3863
  • Thank you received: 1098
Ficus and bonsai. Lots can be said.
Only small things can ever become big
growingbonsai.net: Learn how to grow bonsai

Is there still hope? 3 weeks 6 days ago #37259

I don't think there's any hope now.
First, the watering: misting 'n drowning surely is not the best way to keep it happy.
Second, keeping it inside just kills junipers.
I am sorry for your tree.
  • Clicio
  • Clicio's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Platinum Member
  • Platinum Member
  • Posts: 511
  • Thank you received: 116
if you have never killed a tree, you are not doing bonsai
  • Page:
  • 1
Log in Register