The UKBA Glossary of Bonsai Terms - P
lobed or divided in hand-like fashion, usually five or seven lobed
landscapes in a pot or tray, and can include rocks, different types of trees and ground covers, and perhaps small objects or figurines. Penjing may have a story, name or piece of poetry attached to it, and has been practised in China for at least 1,400 years.
living for several years
one of the two types of transport tissue in vascular plants, xylem being the other. The basic function of phloem is to transport water from roots to shoots and leaves, but it also transports nutrients.
with leaflets arranged on either side of a central stalk
lying or creeping
lying flat on the ground
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