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For lack of a better name … The ‘start’. long-time followers of this blog know that often the trees name to make it easier to identify. Not in the sense that they are serious NAMES sometimes very, very good bonsai are given in Japan. It is easier (and more fun) say.. “We will take the start in the current study” that “Let’s bring the fourth Arce vine left in the current study
Therefore boot. I picked up this vine maple about a year and a half ago. vine maple is one of our most curious understory trees, long life here in the Pacific northwest, USA .. it looks a little to the crescent of maple, but it is much stronger. And we can pick it up! Have deciduous, Yamadori nearby is lucky in the end. Given other counts ring in the area, this tree is about 90 years old.
who had been wanting to do something with it from the collection of the same. I had very little idea of what that “something” might be, until this winter was playing around with these internal supports have been using for a couple of years, and wondered if a overhang bonsái was possible. We see so many trees growing out of the nurse recorded here, and some of them feel a little precarious …
like that some of the other tree projects going on here, I used the sculptural idea of ”found object” more strongly. None of the maple branches of this wire have never had them, the challenge was to use what we have found to their best advantage, without manipulation.
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This article was originally published on http://crataegus.com/2015/03/18/vine-maple-boot-styling/