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A Juniper Orchid Bonsai – Michael’s Ingenious Before & After

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Michael Hagedorn’s ingenious Juniper orchid. Here’s part of what Michael wrote about this unlikely creation… “Some of you might remember a quirky Shore Pine that we put on a post in 2017, calling it the first Pine Orchid in the yard. Yesterday this juniper was styled, and it hangs on the neighboring Read More

PLUM IN RED POT

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Watto Bonsai Blog. This little shohin plum got a new pot this year. The pot has a red/maroon glaze and is by Australian potter Pat Kennedy. The pot is of very high quality. I followed the Morten Albek method of development for this tree and it is coming along satisfactorily. It is about 12 Read More

Secure connection?

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Growing Bonsai Blog. Secure site With all the rain lately, I decided to take some actions, long overdue. I converted the website to a secure connection. Although this website does not store sensitive information or ask useds for their daya, somehow google has decided to play nicer to people with a safe connection. So.. Read More

The Best American Bonsai & Other Compelling Reasons to Wake up in Rochester

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. This twisty bunjin style collected Buttonwood (Conocarpus erectus) shows what can happen when a tenacious tree hangs onto a Florida shoreline that is ravaged by repeated tropical storms and occasional hurricanes. It belongs to Doug Hawley who has been refining this tree for about ten years (this was written in 2009). Height Read More

American Larch & Other Bonsai at the 6th U.S. National Bonsai Exhibition

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. A famous American larch (Aka Tamarack – Larix laricina) in full fall color (larch are one of a small handful of deciduous conifer in the world). The artist is ‘Larch Master’ Nick Lenz. It’s a massive tree. Much bigger than you might think based on this photo We (Stone Lantern) are Read More

Water

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: All Things Bonsai Blog. I’ve been thinking about water more than normal recently, on account of the lack of it falling from the sky. We over here tend to take it rather for granted, but just a little too much or too little and it occupies the mind quite a bit. Me and Jude Read More

Japanese Maple Bonsai Through Three Seasons

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Japanese maple in its fall brilliance. From the Omiya Bonsai Art Museum Continuing with Maples at the Omiya Bonsai  Art Museum we came up with this one from our archives. It’s a single Japanese maple in three stages of it’s annual migration through the seasons. There’s a lot to like about this tree but Read More

2018 6th US NATIONAL BONSAI EXHIBITION Coming soon!

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Valavanis Bonsai Blog. The 2018 6thUS National Bonsai Exhibition will be held on September 8-9, 2018 at the Total Sports Experience in East Rochester, New York. Our first US National Bonsai Exhibition was held in October 2008 against warnings that the event would never succeed because of the vast area of our country and Read More

Maple Bonsai Perfection & New Lower Wire Prices

4 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. This Trident maple on root-on-rock is called Soshun-no-fu. It’s estimated age is 80 years.  Like the other two trees in this post it’s from The Omiya Bonsai Art Museum Lots to do to get ready for the 6th U.S. National Bonsai Exhibition (Rochester, NY, September 8th & 9th), so we’ll make this Read More