Akadama Premium Bonsai Soil
Akadama is a premium bonsai soil used by Japanese master gardeners. Akadama soil is mined in Japan from volcanic soil. Once extracted its dried and sifted to various grain sizes.
A lot of our experienced customers use Akadama soil for their conifers and deciduous trees, but it's also recommend for novice gardeners. Akadama soil changes color (it darkens) when wet, which provides a visual indicator of when to water your plant.
Small Shohin grain - Particles range from 1/32" - 1/8". Used for small Shohin Trees.
LARGE grain - Particles range from 1/4" - 1/2". Used for larger trees.