Bonsaify | How To Start Making a Cotoneaster Mini Bonsai! | Bonsaify Minute

Are you interested in making mini bonsai to add to your bonsai collection? Watch how Eric propagates these Cotoneaster microphyllus and develops them into delightful mini bonsai trees!

Cotoneaster microphyllus are a member of the Rose family. They make nice little flowers in the late spring, and beautiful berries in the summer and fall. They’re so much fun to work with! We are currently selling a limited number of Cotoneaster mini bonsai starters; order yours to start making your own little bonsai beauties:

Eric suggests using unique mame bonsai pots from Bob Potts of Rough Cut Pottery (available on or Pitoon Ekarintaragun of

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