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hinoki and forests in the 34th Taikan-ten

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do not usually see hinoki cypress forests bonsai, and I do not expect to see several hinoki forest bonsai in the same exposure. The recent exposure Taikan-ten in Kyoto, Japan, had four of them.

Tsuyama hinoki cypress

Tsuyama hinoki cypress (Photos Boon Manakitivipart)

I like hinoki bonsai because often they are styled in the abstract forms with silhouettes that resemble full-size trees seen from a distance.

Tsuyama hinoki cypress

Tsuyama hinoki cypress

Seeing several of these forests in the same exhibition provides a good opportunity to compare different approaches to the provision of the branch, the arrangement of the trunk and the angle of sowing and silhouette.

Tsuyama hinoki cypress

Tsuyama hinoki cypress

If anyone knows the story behind this special exhibition – or why trees are presented with impressions of what appear to be the guardians of the temple -. No please share

Tsuyama hinoki cypress

Tsuyama hinoki

Then Boon checked with two of Fujikawa-Kuka is thinner -. Bjorn Bjorholm and Dario Mader

Boon Manakitivipart, Bjorn Bjorholm, Dario Mader

Boon, Bjorn and Dario

There was something funny about every screen in the event, as this massive gardenia with fruit in the first branch.

Gardenia

Gardenia

The Ezo spruce is then accentuated by a curious euonymus and displacement.

Ezo spruce

fir Ezo

White pine

white pine suiseki moss

White pine and euonymus sieboldiana

white pine with euonymus and painting

Japanese flowering quince 'chojubai'

impressive flowering quince Japanese ‘chojubai’

Sawara cypress and hawthorn

a good example a screen of 3 points with more than three elements – cypress displacement and hawthorn / combined accent dislpayed as a single unit

Black pine

Japanese black pine

Citrus medica 'sarcodactylis'

citrus Buddha hand

Suiseki

Suiseki

Japanese flowering quince 'chojubai'

flowering Japanese quince ‘chojubai ‘grows on a rock

This article was originally published on bonsaitonight.com


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