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What to look for in the shallow roots

August 17, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 2 views

Last week I wrote that it is important to look for shallow roots in the evaluation of bonsai (see "Check shallow roots"). What we are looking for? We want to see the connection between the trunk and roots. root surface corkbark elms When w.... More »

Yusen display at the National Bonsai Exhibition United States

Yusen display at the National Bonsai Exhibition United States

August 16, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 20 views

A bonsai display special small size in the 4th National Bonsai Exhibition Featuring the work of Tsukinowa Yusen. YUSEN pots are precious - an integrated exclusively by potted trees Yusen display is a rare thing. The composition was beautiful. .... More »

Shohin bonsai exhibition on the 4th US National Bonsai

Shohin bonsai exhibition on the 4th US National Bonsai

August 16, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 24 views

bonsai shohin were well represented in the US 4th Exhibition National Bonsai. pine Black In total, 120 shohin appeared on 40 screens. Shimpaku Arce trident To fully appreciate these trees, as shown, I recommend getting a copy of the .... More »

People who are in the US National Bonsai Exhibition

People who are in the US National Bonsai Exhibition

August 15, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 22 views

would be difficult to visit the US National Bonsai Exhibition without crashing, or at least spotted, the man who made it possible all this, William N. Valavanis. William N. Valavanis contributions Valavanis' a bonsai in the US they are beyon.... More »

The glow of autumn burns Sweetly

The glow of autumn burns Sweetly

August 15, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 20 views

... with a title like that you would think was lost in a poem by Tennyson ... but I was just looking at a tree in my yard. tend to photograph this red maple at this time of year ... It was created by Anne Spencer, one of our talented artists who .... More »

Some wonderful trees

Some wonderful trees

August 14, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 27 views

I was lucky to see the trees below display last month. Where they were on display? Arce trident Holly shillings Bougainvillea white cedar oriental Little hawthorn hip Japanese black pine Sargent juniper the US 4th Exhibition .... More »

gets naughty naughty suggestion answer …

gets naughty naughty suggestion answer …

August 14, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 27 views

Last month received a curious, lumps of Canada. Enjoying packages, parcels curious, opened it eagerly. When your content is in my lap I remembered that I had sent an email to a fellow Canadian fool who was planning to attend a workshop seasonal me..... More »

white pine clean

white pine clean

August 13, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 33 views

Autumn is a good time to work on white pine. Spring growth has hardened off, and the old needles are starting to color. white pine in need of cleaning As shown in the photo above was in need of a cleaning, which remove old needles and slight.... More »

Sawara cypress cut dwarf

Sawara cypress cut dwarf

August 13, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 25 views

I'm now a year on a project to develop a dwarf Sawara cypress bonsai nursery stock. Last year I cut silhouette and repotted. I'm doing the same this year. Sawara cypress Dwarf I removed between one and two inches of foliage. Shoot befor.... More »

Autumn is for fertilizer ago

Autumn is for fertilizer ago

August 12, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 23 views

few weeks I was struck by the yellow foliage on a number of my young pines. After thinking for a moment, I came to the conclusion that I had not been enough for fertilization. black pines in development require a lot of fertilizer. If you do not re.... More »