Arboricola - Hawaiian Umbrella

Arboricola - Hawaiian Umbrella

SKU: 17408

The Hawaiian Umbrella tree is considred a symbol of wealth and prosperity amoung practitioners of Feng Shui. It is believed to be able to capture negative energy and redistribute positive energy around a room. Not only a lucky tree, but it is also easy to care for. 

  • Full Description:

    Schefflera Arboricola – Hawaiian Umbrella is extremely hardly and a easy to care for both Bonsai new comers and experienced enthusiasts. This tree is known for its elaborate root systems and feeder roots, making a unique design.

    The Hawaiian Umbrella tree is a tropical tree native to Australia and Southeast Asia. In nature it is an evergreen shrub with thin trunks without much ramification. Scheffleras produce no hard wood and no rough bark. Wiring is not a promising technique for this species, but with constant pruning some taper and ramification can be achieved. Aerial roots are one of the unique designs of this tree and can add to the character of the Umbrella Bonsai tree. 

    Tree is potted in a imported white pot measuring; 10"x8"x4"apprx

    Plant measures: 15"T x 14"W

  • Care Instructions:


    Hawaiian Umbrella tree can be kept indoors or outside during warm weather. As with any Bonsai, cold temperatures below 10°C / 50°F; can harm the tree. It can be kept in low light, but ultimately for faster growth sunlight is recommended.


    Keep soil moist, although tree is very tolerant, moisture is important being careful not to over water or letting the tree completely dry out. In either case it will be very forgiving.

    Because of its dense canopy, this tree is susceptible to pests. Although it is not common, in some cases when kept indoors scale can occur. Use a specific oil based insecticide to clear.

    Use liquid fertilizer every week from spring to autumn and once a month in winter, regarding the dosing instruction. During summer you can also use solid organic fertilizer.

  • Return Policy:

    Guarantee & Returns

    We guarantee all live plants will ship to you in its upmost healthy condition. Weather and shipping services can have a great impact on the condition of your live plant upon arrival. Each plant comes with its own unique set of instruction on unpacking and care.

    If there are any issues upon your plant’s arrival, please feel free to contact us immediately. Any damages or concerns must be made within 24 hrs. of receiving your plant. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, you may return it to us within 1 week of receipt in same condition in which you received it. Take pictures of packaging and item with reason for return. Include packing slip and materials “as is” to receive replacement or exchange of same type and quality of plant purchased. Due to the eclectic varieties, some items are irreplaceable as they are one of a kind. We will try our best to accommodate you. However, a 35% restocking charge will be applied when items are purchased in error and returned to us for credit or an exchange.

    There are no refunds on gift cards or personalized gifts. Trees over $100 are specimen trees and are one of a kind as there are no others like it in age, shape and artistic form. If you purchased a specimen tree and it arrives damaged or sick, you must contact us immediately so that we can intervene and do everything we can to save it. After shipment has been received within time allotted, the buyer resumes all responsibility on any health problems or damage to the tree.

    We go above and beyond in caring for your plants trip. Plants ship in the best possible way to reach you alive and well. Before shipping, all the following is done:

    • All plants are given plenty of water to retain moisture during transit
    • Each pot is wrapped to contain materials and moisture
    • Each plant is packed in a larger box than its size to give it room for package material on all sides – Peanuts, corrugated paper shreds
    • In some cases, the pot might be taped or secured to the sides of the box to prevent the weight of it to damage any limbs

    Refunds exclude gift wrapping, service charges, shipping and handling. Tracking numbers are issued to insure safe delivery. Any lost items are the responsibility of the shipping company. We will try our best to help with lost items.

    Any questions or concerns, can be addressed to:

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