ATLANTIC CEDAR

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Source: Watto Bonsai Blog.

What do you get a person with everything they need, simple answer is another tree to play with! This tree was given to me by my family who couldn’t decide what to buy me for a birthday so they all pitched in to buy this tree. It was nursery stock that was probably destined for use as a Christmas tree, but I hope its life will be much better now as a bonsai. My plan was to only write this article after the tree was in its first bonsai pot which is planned for this coming spring, however it does depend on how well it recovers from the last “working” when the potting is done. I have purchased an oversize pot that I refer to as the training pot although it is not really a training pot, it is just a bit big for this tree. As a side note, I have started bonsai pottery classes and I have made a pot that I hope will suit this tree, but that will be a few years down the track. After the pot has its final firing, probably a month from now, I’ll post a photo of it. Some of the photos are a bit rough but they do help to tell the story. I don’t have any photos from when I first got the tree and the original photo I have is in 2014 probably about two years after I got it, however you can see the work that was…

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