Here are some outstanding Wrightia religiosa bonsai specimens that were made into beautiful pieces of art. The photographs were taken during Floria 2010 and the exhibitors are members of Sanfong Bonsai & Art Garden.
There are more pictures of single and double flowers, seed pods here: "The many faces of Wrightia religiosa - Part 2"
My NST article dated 12 Nov 2011 about Wrightia religiosa is titled "Princess Earrings in the Garden", click here to read more.
“Wrightia religiosa Bonsai - Santalia, Melati, Jeliti, Anting Putri, Water Plum Jasmine”, a copyrighted post, was written for My Nice Garden blog by Autumn Belle @ http://www.mynicegarden.com/ on March 26th, 2012.
A good choice for bonsai beginners to practise on.
|5 - A Wrightia religiosa bonsai in full bloom|
Scientific name: Wrightia religiosa
Synonym: Echites religiosa
Water Jasmine, Wild Water Plum, Common Wrightia, Sacred Buddhist, Thai Temple Bells
Indonesian name: Anting Putri (Princess Earrings)
Thai name: Mok (โมก)