Trees from the Tropics

There are Thousands of trees spread over the globe that will make acceptable bonsai. A number of them are popular houseplants and readily available.

Acacia Acacia sp.

A widely distributed group of trees with representatives in Africa, and Australia. This is probably a result of the break up of tha ancient supercontinent Pangea.

The Acacia is a member of the Leguminoseae genus of plants, so it's a member of the Pea family, together with the Laburnum.

Mango Mangifera indica.

Bouganvillia.

Guava Psidium guajava.

Eucalyptus Eucalyptus sp.

Cocoa Theobroma cacao.

Poinsettia Euphorbia pulcherrima.

Hibiscus Hibiscus spp.

Caquia Diospyrus kaki.

Diospyrus kaki.

Areca Palm Chrysalidocarpus lutescens.

Oiti Licana tomentosa.

Licana tomentosa.

Powder Puff Calliandra spp.

Dracaena Dracaena marginata.

Screw Pine Pandanus.

Fish-tail Palm Caryota urens.

Silk Oak Grevillea robusta.

Schefflera Schefflera sp. sim. Brassaia actimophylla.

Chuchu Sechium edule.

Ctenanthe Ctenanthe sp.

Lantana Lantana camara.

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