Ibaraki Akadama Soil (Japan)

$30.00 incl. GST
  • 14L
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  • Ibaraki Akadama Soil is a renowned and high-quality bonsai soil medium that originates from the Ibaraki Prefecture in Japan.
  • It is specially processed and sifted to ensure consistent particle size and quality, making it an ideal choice for bonsai enthusiasts and professionals.
  • This soil is made from a type of volcanic clay known as akadama, which is prized for its excellent water retention and drainage properties.
  • Akadama clay is known for its ability to absorb excess moisture while allowing for essential aeration, promoting healthy root growth and preventing root rot.
  • Ibaraki Akadama Soil has a distinctive reddish-brown color that adds a natural and aesthetic appeal to bonsai containers.
  • It's available in various particle sizes, allowing bonsai enthusiasts to choose the right grade based on their specific plant and pot size requirements.
  • This bonsai soil medium is suitable for a wide range of bonsai species, including deciduous, coniferous, and tropical varieties.
  • Ibaraki Akadama Soil provides excellent support for the development of intricate and refined bonsai root systems.
  • To use, simply prepare the bonsai pot or container by placing a layer of akadama soil at the bottom, followed by the placement of the bonsai tree, and then filling in the remaining space with akadama soil.
  • Regular use of Ibaraki Akadama Soil helps maintain the health and vitality of bonsai trees by providing the necessary balance of moisture and air in the root zone.
  • It's an essential component for creating and maintaining stunning and healthy bonsai specimens.
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