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Bonsai auction tomorrow at the annual exhibition BIB number

Bonsai auction tomorrow at the annual exhibition BIB number

July 11, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 22 views

15 annual exhibition Bay Island Bonsai has a plant sale and sellers including Deer Meadow Bonsai and Bonsai Deadwood. In addition, on the first day of the exhibition, there is a live auction (preview at noon, auction at 1:00 pm). Auctions can be a .... More »

Preparation of a small pine for exhibit

Preparation of a small pine for exhibit

July 11, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 25 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!

July 10, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 17 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

July 10, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 20 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

July 9, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 41 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 »

A pot of an elm

A pot of an elm

July 9, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 28 views

Last week I posted three alternatives pot for an old elm. The vote was mixed, but from the night before, pot # 1 was found to be the favorite with 9 votes, while # 2 and # 3 received about 6 and 7 votes respectively. Adding a Facebook likes for eac.... More »

2013 Accident photo!

2013 Accident photo!

July 8, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 27 views

In a way, takes photo shoots this year are more revealing and worth that "good". To protect the innocent, no names can be found here. My apologies to anyone who has been recognized. happy holidays to all! .... More »

Pot selection

Pot selection

July 8, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 22 views

As the pre-display period 15th annual Bay Island Bonsai continues, more attention paid to the pots in which they were planted our trees. Here are three options for an old elm - Have a preference Pot # 1 Pot # 2 Pot # 3 This.... More »

Making a big cut

Making a big cut

July 7, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 24 views

While maintenance work such as cutting smaller or wiring can make a brightness of trees, are the largest cuts that really speed along development. Of course, we not always enter workshops waiting to make these big cuts. Such was the case of a tree.... More »

Perfecting a black pine

Perfecting a black pine

July 7, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 26 views

One of my long-term projects has been a black pine grown in the ground at Lone Pine gardens. It looks like a normal tree, with the exception of a few strangers larger branches. The largest branch in the front is the new vertex -. The branch of the .... More »