18+ Brazilian Pepper Tree Bonsai
Background. This is quite an easy species to grow, but they prefer a cool room. In florida the brazilian pepper tree is an invasive species and is hated by all those floridians who posses even a fundamental knowledge of gardening, landscaping or environmental conservation.
Chinese peppers have glossy semi evergreen leaves most of which stay on the tree all year round. It is native to southern brazil and is found in alagoas, espirito santo, minas gerais, pernambuco. The plant eventually escaped cultivation and has since become a serious problem in south and central.
I give the tree a structural pruning to set up the basic style for the tree.
The brazilian pepper tree (schinus terebinthifolius), a native to brazil and other areas of south america, naturalizes itself in areas within u.s. There are positive and negative growth attributes which when objectively assessed can determine the usefulness of that material as a future bonsai tree. In the florida everglades, bp is the most widely distributed invasive. If you are looking for a simple but unusual bonsai.