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Chiharu Imai garden featured some big pine trees. Some of these were much more developed than others. Seeing the less developed trees with more mature specimens made clear how bonsai can develop and improve over time. The juxtaposition also made clear that Imai can do a great job at both ends of this spectrum.
white pine with interesting deadwood
Large white pine
Another nice white pine
As usual during the winter months, outdoor pines had turned yellow, while the pines kept indoors retains its green color.
A small white pine
Several of the younger specimens had recently been cable. And even though now they look good, they will look even better when the branch pills filled.
twisted trunk white pine
Semi-cascade of white pine
the black pine under a log having fun and a good start in the branches. For those thinking styling pines, do you think the tree points left or right?
Some heavy curves have produced a nice silhouette in this young white pine.
Great crust and interesting move will make fun of a tree when the branches are filled in.
And as for the white pine then I am very curious about the future of the tree. Any guesses?
This article was originally published on bonsaitonight.com