bonsai tree care





Decandling black pine shohin

bonsai general - 21 views



The steps are simple. 1) Remove the spring buds.

Shohin black pine

black pine

shohin – 21 years

Shohin black pine

After removal of spring buds

2) Remove the extra needles.

Shohin black pine

After removal of additional needles

3) Perform light cut as needed.

Shohin black pine

The first branch of the right is much

Shohin black pine

After shortening the first branch of the right

That’s all. I took in all 14 branches, lots of needles and buds of spring 212.

14 branches

Branches removed

Lots of needles

Needles removed

212 shoots

outbreaks spring withdrawn

decandled me on the early side as I would like the tree is shown ready by the end of September. I am also feeding the tree longer than usual to further boost the growth of summer.

This article was originally published on bonsaitonight.com


Decandling black pine shohin

Things seen in a workshop Bay Island Bonsai

Things seen in a workshop Bay Island Bonsai

There are a number of things you expect to see in workshops Bay Island - Bonsai good trees, good job, and enthusiasts of all lev.... More »

Accent Plant Smorgasbord!

Accent Plant Smorgasbord!

has been a busy month! And it's nice to come back windmills and other kinds of fun to see what's going on while away. I have al.... More »

Pinching candles spring in the black pine

Pinching candles spring in the black pine

The basic premise behind developing material for bonsai is simple: first build the trunk, then focus on the branches. When the t.... More »

automatic watering systems for bonsai?

automatic watering systems for bonsai?

No. Well, mostly not. using an automatic system for bonsai while living in Arizona. I have not had any terrible experience, .... More »