Best low light outdoor bonsai?

Scrogdor

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I have ONE more spot on my balcony for a tree, I prefer deciduous, but would be okay with an evergreen. The problem is, it's going to be a pretty low light area, it will get 2 maybe 3 hours of morning sunlight every day, otherwise it will be in the shade.
 

Michael P

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Since you are in 10a, a ficus or dwarf schefflera would work if you can move it indoors on the rare occasions when freezing temperatures occur.
 

penumbra

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Both answers are good but I would say any hornbeam and some maples. Of course azalea, rhodies, blueberries, pieris and just about all Ericaceae.
 

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