Which species are used for bonsai?
Ulmus parviflora for bonsai
. Is a great species for people that want fine twigs and tight foliage.
Japanese Maple as bonsai
. one of the speciees with the most delicate foliage and an instant favour for most people that see this plant. The japanese maple makes excellent bonsai!
Ficus microcarpa as bonsai
. Sold by the thousands daily, the typical ficus retusa / micropcarpa is not per se a good plant for bonsai. However, when working these species, some excellent plants can be grown.
Sageretia Theezans as bonsai. A nice subtropical plant very well suited for bonsai.