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Bonsai new book by photographer Stephen Voss –

October 2, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 31 views

My friend Stephen Voss has embarked on a large and beautiful project, a book of photographs of works of art of bonsai. You are running a Kickstarter campaign to help finance the book, and he has a great video about her that has much more in it than.... More »

They wet the root aphid Chase 1

They wet the root aphid Chase 1

October 2, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 18 views

In July I tried a series of black and red pine for suspected root aphids (see "Why my yellow trees"). I've noticed some changes since then and wanted to share what I've seen. Some yellow growth has turned green The healthiest trees are sending.... More »

A reworked Shore Pine –

A reworked Shore Pine –

October 1, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 28 views

This pine has been a nice project for some years. Shore pine is one of our native conifers Northwest USA, which tends to grow, not far from the coast. Last year we had a terrible hailstorm in June in my small neighborhood (the rest of the city wa.... More »

Portland Bonsai Village website is alive!

Portland Bonsai Village website is alive!

October 1, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 23 views

Finally ... we have a website. Thanks to many of you who donated to our campaign Indiegogo people who played an important role in funding this carefully designed, moving website. It was devised by Kathy Wu, who has done much work for some big bra.... More »

Interview on Portland Bonsai Village –

September 30, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 26 views

ago few weeks I interviewed in depth on the Portland Bonsai Village, with Empire Bonsai . I had a lot of fun with this, to take a look: http://www.bonsaiempire.com/blog/portland-bonsai-village This article was originally published on http://.... More »

Many artisans Tours during the Cup …

September 30, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 20 views

Those who reach the artisans Neil Ryan Cup this September should definitely consider one of the tours below to explore bonsai in the northwest. Lots of choices ... There are tours that will Mirai Bonsai, Bonsai Museum Pacific, and a couple of other.... More »

A new way to find the lifeline

September 29, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 25 views

Earlier this week I heard a strange sound in a BIB workshop. He came from this thing. humidity sensor John Thompson bought the device to locate moisture that seeps through carpet, but found that can be used to detect lines of life as well. W.... More »

If your Chojubai do this, do not worry …

If your Chojubai do this, do not worry …

September 29, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 24 views

Summer, summer ... And his Chojubai is losing its leaves. And you're going crazy. Well, maybe they do not. In the middle of summer, around this time, his 'Chojubai' yellow dwarf flowering quince and leave half their leaves. For most things, thi.... More »

Summer Cleaning a western juniper

September 28, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 22 views

Some of the less exciting bonsai work happens in summer. This is when a lot of watering and fertilization occurs, but it is also a good time for jobs that can get put out during the busiest seasons as fall or early spring. A few months ago, the Wes.... More »

Young Choe Kusamono workshop –

Young Choe Kusamono workshop –

September 28, 2017 - admin - bonsai general - 26 views

This month we had the pleasure to have young Choe, probably the artist kusamono workplace in the United States, give a presentation and workshop Crataegus Bonsai. Young studied with Keiko Yamane in Japan. Thank you for coming, young man! Everyone.... More »