Keen Observation & Considerable Skill

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog.

Windswept bonsai are few and far between. Especially really good ones like this. It’s not just a question of pointing everything in one direction. It must be done in a way that’s convincing. This involves keen observation and considerable skill We haven’t seen many bonsai from India, but if these trees are representative, I’m impressed. Beyond impressed really, they are that good. They were posted by Sanjay Dham. No varieties are given. TWO NEW 30% off SPECIALS 3 DAYS ONLY see below On the surface, literati (bunjin) bonsai seem simple enough. But it’s really about feeling  and subtlety. Like the windswept tree above, a literati has to be convincing in its naturalness   Strength, balance, taper (all the way out to the twigs) are a big part of what makes this tree so compelling. And then there are those uro (holes in the trunk) that add age and character Three trunk or one? Either way, it’s a monster with its massive base. The twisted twigs look like they were wired, but I suspect they grow that way (you don’t often see wiring on tropical bonsai) NEW SPECIAL! 30% off Bonsai & Other Tools Sale applies to tools that are already discounted 30% discount is applied at checkout 3 Days Only special ends December 1st at 11:59pm EST Tool Special Includes Tool Kits & Set Japanese Garden Tools Watering Cans too! 30% discount is applied at checkout – FREE Shipping Still Applies on Continental U.S. orders 75.00 or more but only if you select Free Shipping when you check…

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