This is an injection-plastic figure kit. Adapted from the item’s packaging:Bonsai is a miniature potted tree with graceful branches and leaves. It is shaped and modeled on natural scenery. Making bonsai is an artistic hobby that takes time and effort in pruning, wiring, watering and taking care of the plant so it can grow to become a desired work of art.Now you can build your very own 1/12-scale bonsai, with much less time and effort required than growing a real one! Includes pre-foliaged plastic branches and a base. Pictorial instructions are included, as is a basic guide to some of the more commonly found styles of bonsai and types of plants used.