bonsai tree care





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Recent Bonsai Tree Care Informations

Removing an air layer

Removing an air layer

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About a year and a half ago, I began an air layer in a Japanese maple (see "Air layers of a Japanese maple"). I checked on the progress of the following winter coat and found that the wound had produced a callus, but has no roots. I opened the woun.... More »

Keep a root instead

Keep a root instead

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Bonsai regularly provides us with opportunities for creative problem solving. I was impressed, at a recent workshop Bay Island Bonsai, by an effort to maintain a root wandering near the stone on which it was growing. The root was separated from the.... More »



Bobby Curttright involves learning –

Bobby Curttright involves learning –

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After three years here in Crataegus Bonsai, Bobby Curttright finished their learning and creating your bonsai Bonsai Cascadia business. 'm sad to see Bobby go. Bobby resisted his being my first apprenticed to his native stoic nature, resistance an.... More »

watch bonsai bonsai become

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If you have a lot of bonsai, you may feel like you're doing assembly line work at certain times of the year. Summer, for those who have a number of black pines, is one of those times. When I have a lot of repetitive work, often a line of trees ag.... More »

watch bonsai bonsai become

watch bonsai bonsai become

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If you have a lot of bonsai, you may feel like you're doing assembly line work at certain times of the year. Summer, for those who have a number of black pines, is one of those times. When I have a lot of repetitive work, often a line of trees ag.... More »


summer job in the black pine

summer job in the black pine

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For producers of black pine, late spring and early summer they offer many opportunities for improving trees. healthy bonsai pine at the stage of refinement decandled. Depending on the density of the needle after decandling, needles can be diluted.... More »

A bunjin ponderosa pine to create a new image –

A bunjin ponderosa pine to create a new image –

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Here is a photo essay of a Ponderosa pine style we did last month with a few students-season pine after cleaning some dead wood, but before doing anything else. The next three pictures are each turned another 90 degrees. This was our.... More »

Signs of health

Signs of health

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A friend brought a healthy juniper California for a workshop Bay Island Bonsai last weekend. I do not think he had never seen such a healthy specimen. juniper California Healthy junipers tell you when they are ready for wiring and reduction .... More »

Winter watering

Winter watering

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Meeting watering this time of year to be challenging. Yesterday only about 6 of my trees need water - others were fine. Before and after work it is night. This morning, the hose is frozen and no water would come out. irrigation in spring - how.... More »

Perfecting a 10-year pine

Perfecting a 10-year pine

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Instead of making long-term goals for the trees, I often make plans in the short-medium term based on the current condition of the tree . This is true for many of the black pines that have grown from seed, especially for those who can not see the o.... More »