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2014 highlights Taikan-ten bonsai

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Yes, there are trees to share highlights from the 2014 Taikan-ten:

Black pine

pine Black – 2014 award winner Sakufu

Japanese maple 'Kiyohime'

Japanese maple – 2014 winner of the prize Kokufu

All photos are courtesy Boon Manakitivipart. Boon regularly visits Japan in autumn to work in a bonsai Private Collection. We are fortunate that this year’s visit included a trip to Taikan-ten o’clock.

Euonymus alatus

Euonymus alatus

Japanese maple 'Shishigashira'

Japanese maple ‘shishigashira’

Shimpaku

Shimpaku

Confirm game between living and dead along the trunks of nearby trees wood. Good movement and interesting lifelines can make convincing bonsai.

Shimpaku

Shimpaku

Needle juniper

juniper Needle

Needle juniper

juniper Needle especially varieties with smaller leaves, as zuisho -.

Depending on the size of the needle, white pines are quite often full Small size white pines below, each different sub-variety, are breathtakingly dense.

White pine

white pine

White pine

white pine – ‘Zuisho’

White pine

white pine – ‘Myojo’

Black pine

pine black

Trident maple

Arce trident

Japanese maple

Japanese maple

Satsuki azalea

Satsuki Azalea

Shimpaku

Shimpaku

Black pine

pine Black

Needle juniper

juniper Needle

Gardenia

Gardenia – with a single fruit

This article was originally published on bonsaitonight.com


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