Removing azalea bonsai flowers

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Source: Growing Bonsai Blog. Azalea partially deflowered Spring has arrived. The Azaleas are flowering. Great views in the garden. But.. A moment will come when the first flowers start to whilt. It is time to consider removing the azalea flowers. If you allow azaleas to set seed you are allowing the tree to make a Read More

Mr. Kimura masterclass from Bonsai empire Review

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Source: Tony Tickle Bonsai Blog. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to learn from the world-renowned bonsai master, Masahiko Kimura. In his first ever online class, Mr. Kimura demonstrates his unique approach to Bonsai design. He reveals a life-time of cultivated knowledge and his own personal techniques to achieve results in a short amount of Read More

Masahiko Kimura Online Course

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Source: Bjorn Bjorholm Bonsai Blog. The MagicianEach year, I have the pleasure of taking a group of bonsai enthusiasts from around the world to the garden of Master Masahiko Kimura just north of Tokyo. If you haven’t seen Mr. Kimura’s garden in person, I highly recommend a visit, as it’s home to some of the Read More

Bonsai Empire Course Review: Kimura Masterclass

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Source: Crataegus Bonsai Blog. Bonsai Empire keeps rolling out new online courses, the latest being a rare look into the garden and work of Masahiko Kimura. This is the first time Mr. Kimura has agreed to do an online course. Kimura Masterclass is divided into several sections: 1. the styling of a windswept white pine, Read More

Bonsai spring cleaning and wiring

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Source: Growing Bonsai Blog. Bonsai hawthorn after spring trim When developing bonsai, 2 elements are important. The shape and position of the branches and keeping fine branching alive. For both of these aspects springwork is important. In spring trees grow extremely fast for a few weeks. This may cause the canopy to get so dense Read More

One More Bonsai Stand

5 days ago Nebby 0
Source: Watto Bonsai Blog. I know this is supposed to be a bonsai blog and lately I have posted a number of bonsai display stands but I think that is OK because it is all related. This is the latest stand I have built, again it is a reasonably traditional stand and is made from Read More

Bonsai-U | Designing Colorado Blue Spruce

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Source: Bjorn Bjorholm Bonsai Blog. Project Description In this episode, Bjorn discussed design principles of a chuuhin Colorado Blue Spruce Bonsai. This tree was originally collected in the Rocky Mountains just outside of Denver, Colorado at at elevation of 5500 feet. Learn how to navigate difficult design hurdles in this newest episode of Bonsai-U! Project Read More

2020 Spring Beauty at the International Bonsai Arboretum

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Source: Valavanis Bonsai Blog. Full Moon Japanese maple Well, “Spring” has finally arrived in Rochester, NY, although the official safe frost free date is May 30! All the bonsai are now outside and the indoor tropical species are also being moved outside, all of them.   Only 6 days later. This spring has been quite Read More

Removing side branches

1 week ago Nebby 0
Source: Growing Bonsai Blog. Pre-bonsai maple ready for trunk removal Last fall I bought two big maples from a growers’ field. This weekend I was looking at one of them and decided.. it was time.. Time to remove one of the two main trunks of this plant. Maple trunk halfway through removalSide-trunk removed I did Read More