Bonsai appeals to the artist in us all. If you are seeking a new hobby outside of the normal garden variety, this might be an option for you.
You don’t need to be especially talented or take... More > special training. People are often surprised at the beautiful results they get.
One important caution: Bonsai requires patience. To develop a bonsai from seed will take years. Some people get poor results because they try to rush the development of their bonsai design.
Give it time and due care and it will give you pleasure and something your friends will admire.< Less