bonsai tree care





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Recent Bonsai Tree Care Informations

pine roots exposed in progress

pine roots exposed in progress

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Last year I referred to a process for the development of pine roots exposed (see "Repotting 1 year old black pine seedlings"). I was started two last year, one black, one red. Here is the black pine 1 year. 1-year-old black pine The tree has.... More »

Wiring an olive

Wiring an olive

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After a new olive transplant last spring, some long shoots are beginning to develop. Olive As the tree is growing strongly, telegraphed some of the primary and future outbreaks foreign branches removed. After trimming and wiring These.... More »



Grafting Utah Juniper – the removal of the original vegetation,

Grafting Utah Juniper – the removal of the original vegetation,

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I grafted Utah juniper below nearly a year and a half ago (see " Grafting Utah juniper "). Truth stems have taken -. So much so that it is time to remove part of the original foliage Utah juniper grafted kishu Shimpaku foliage After remo.... More »

Chojubai Notes: Part 3 Why is my weak Chojubai

Chojubai Notes: Part 3 Why is my weak Chojubai

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Few plants come without a perplexing problem or two. For dwarf flowering quince 'Chojubai', the most serious problems are in the roots. Chojubai are strong plants that normally extend 6 "(18") by wave of growth. If it is not, then, be alert. A we.... More »

Boon Garden

Boon Garden

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annual barbecue Bay Island Bonsai last weekend offered ample opportunity to stroll through the wonder that is the garden Boon. There are trees everywhere representing different sizes, shapes, styles and varieties of bonsai. garden Boon sm.... More »


Planning an exhibition of bonsai

Planning an exhibition of bonsai

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Members Each summer Bay Island Bonsai are invited to the home of great help for a barbecue. It is one of the two most important events of the year - the other is the annual exhibition in January. The barbecue is a great opportunity to catch up with.... More »

Summer outbreaks

Summer outbreaks

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When decandling pines throughout the season - decandling late spring and early summer where I live - at any given time can be found sprouts summer at many stages different development. The most recently decandled trees in my garden are just showing.... More »

Portland Bonsai Village tours generate momentum –

Portland Bonsai Village tours generate momentum –

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been a busy dock! Portland bonsai scene is humming, and I had less time to blog about what it should. When sticky sap and dirt, it is easier to put it off another day ... We had several Village Tours, and only a couple of which have had cameras c.... More »

Decandling established black pines

Decandling established black pines

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The transition from spring to summer marks decandling half the season, the time of year when we remove spring buds of black pines to produce more growth compact summer. If a tree is healthy and received a lot of fertilizer in spring, which is a goo.... More »

Spring trimming

Spring trimming

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When deciduous varieties get hairy in the spring, which is often a good indicator that it's time to cut. To keep these strong trees, usually Cutback 3 or 4 buds and only remove growth strengths. A small number of cuts can make a big difference in a.... More »