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A Japanese maple forest

A Japanese maple forest

April 8, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 32 views

After feeding a handful of young Japanese maples back to health, decided to plant them all in the same boat to create a small plantation of trees. I started by selecting a shallow pot and adding a lot of cables. The boat from below Lots o.... More »

workshop, Daisaku Nomoto

workshop, Daisaku Nomoto

April 7, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 32 views

recently had the opportunity to participate in a workshop led by Daisaku Nomoto. In the city of Miyazaki, Japan, to help with the exhibition BIB, Nomoto spent the day helping a handful of students with their trees. I spent most of the day with a wh.... More »

Cleaning of dead wood in a juniper procumbens

Cleaning of dead wood in a juniper procumbens

April 7, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 24 views

Despite clearing dead wood can be a laborious work, the actual process is relatively simple. To prepare the juniper procumbens below for the exhibit, I used the toothbrush and water to scrub the dead wood and debris then rinsed. A few hours later, .... More »

A last walk through annual exhibition BIB number

A last walk through annual exhibition BIB number

April 6, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 30 views

15 Here's a last look at some of the trees on display at the 15th annual exhibition Bay Island Bonsai - I hope you enjoyed the tour Ponderosa pine Shimpaku [19459006!] Sierra juniper Accent - mixed plantation white pine .... More »

Over 15 annual exhibition BIB number

Over 15 annual exhibition BIB number

April 6, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 18 views

Here are some photos 15th annual exhibition Bay Island Bonsai - Born in the USA -. An exhibition treeless imported juniper California Live Oak Shimpaku Cedar fir Ezo Sawara cypress Accent - fern Shimpaku .... More »

A bonsai show meets

A bonsai show meets

April 5, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 27 views

Putting on the finishing touches Trees and supplies More trees Contexts up backdrops Connection Bordering in place Preparation for photography trees A tree in place Want to have more trees Small .... More »

Preparation of a small pine for exhibit

Preparation of a small pine for exhibit

April 5, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 26 views

Two years ago , I showed a black pine 13- annual exhibition Bay Island Bonsai. shohin black pine - January 2012 The tree has continued to develop, so I thought I would resubmitted to annual exhibition number 15 BIB . This is what the tree loo.... More »

Avoid this spray!

Avoid this spray!

April 4, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 18 views

Assumptions are pretty rotten things everywhere. When I suggested to several students and clients using ZeroTol to control bacteria or fungi, they thought they were going to do it the way I did: measures fluid ounce pilfered from the kitchen for ye.... More »

A pot of a dwarf wisteria

A pot of a dwarf wisteria

April 4, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 23 views

I've grown a dwarf wisteria layer made of air for some time and now I'm ready to show it. The tree is still young and I still have to see it bloom, but could make a good second tree in a medium-sized screen. Which means, of course, I had to select .... More »

Shore pine replanting

Shore pine replanting

April 3, 2018 - admin - bonsai general - 45 views

Pine Shore is a relative of the lodgepole pine. Both are native to California and parts of the north, but the exact relationship is open to debate (see lodgepole for details). Shore pine bark is great, if slow development, and the needles are rel.... More »