This is an injection-plastic figure kit. Adapted from the manufacturer:Bonsai is a miniature potted tree, maintained to enjoy its 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 while it grows into a desired work of art.This 1/12-scale bonsai tree is easy to assemble, and comes with its own pot and an in-scale photo-etched pair of scissors!