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When taking off Japanese maple leaves in the fall?

When taking off Japanese maple leaves in the fall?

October 12, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 25 views

This is a question tangly ... not the best for the tree, and there is what we might want to do because leaves fall are pretty good. For Japanese maple, fall color is often the most striking in the courtyard. We want to see for a while. But if we .... More »

Large trees Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt

Large trees Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt

October 12, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 29 views

Every time I visit the Golden State Bonsai Federation Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt, different trees caught my attention. The last time I went through, some of the biggest trees I found a good look. bonsai bigger is not necessarily better, but larg.... More »

East Bay Bonsai Bonsai Society 54th Show

October 11, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 23 views

East Bay Bonsai Society celebrated its 54th bonsai show earlier this month in the garden lakeside Center in Oakland, California. The show features quite different trees from year to year - this year's event featured a lot of conifers. Here are some.... More »

Lights, camera – Bonsai

Lights, camera – Bonsai

October 11, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 36 views

Two lights per tree - that was the sum of the lighting in the craft Cup. The effect was dramatic. My first view of exposure To better convey the form of tables and backdrops, here is a photo that is a little overexposed. Yew flanked by .... More »

Judging by the artisans Cup categories

Judging by the artisans Cup categories

October 10, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 22 views

The artisans Cup featured several panels throughout the weekend that gave the visitors the opportunity to learn from the team that put the case together, from the Neils, and judges. During the panel of judges, the time was spent on the different ap.... More »

The graft of two projects: juniper and pine

The graft of two projects: juniper and pine

October 10, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 25 views

The first tree in this photo essay is a capricious juniper used to be a needle juniper. Although my client enjoyed the needle juniper, which was not doing very well where he lived and was getting weaker. I gave a few options, and decided that "chan.... More »

Analysis of the results of artisans Cup 2015

October 9, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 23 views

Assigning scores to trees is one thing - the selection of a winner based on these results is another matter. With the publication of scores of judges Cup 2015 artisans, Chelsea Ryan and Neil shed light on a process that does not receive much notice.... More »

The judge heading Cup craftsmen

October 9, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 25 views

is difficult to know where to start. From concept, to the extension, the staging and execution of the event, Chelsea Ryan and Neil did a great job with the artisans Cup. For all of your efforts, thank you very much! Thanks also to the exhibitors, s.... More »

Crataegus Bonsai Garden in New Video –

October 8, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 26 views

Blogger Oscar Jonker from Holland came to my garden during artisans Cup and made this video interview. We walked around the yard and talked about a handful of trees. He spent some time with this, and I was delighted with the product. And, for many .... More »

The highlight of the Club Green – Shimpaku

October 8, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 24 views

A highlight of the Club Green in 2014 -. Shimpaku Shimpaku junipers are appreciated for movement in the trunk, including turns, and dead wood. By this standard is a good tree. A very good tree. Lifelines and dead wood are fascinating and the.... More »