Size Classification of Bonsai

Classification Hand Scale Approximate Size
Imperial 8-hand 60-80" (5'-6' 8")
Hachi-uye 6-hand 40-60" (3' 6" - 5')
Dai or Omono 4-hand 30-48" (2 1/2' - 4')
Chiu or Chumono 2-hand 16-36"
Katade-mochi 2-hand 10-18"
Kumono 1-hand

6-10"

Chohin 1-hand 5-8"
Mame 1-hand 2-6"
Shito 1-hand 2-4"
Keshitsubo Fingertip 1-3"