Tiger Bark Bonsai

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Source: Bonsaibark. We've shown this magnificent Tiger bark ficus (Ficus retusa) before, but not this cropped front shot. The photo of the entire tree is below along with several other shots that focus on sections. The photos and the tree belong to Nacho Marin. Bonsai Aesthetics Wire SPECIAL 100 gram rolls Only 2.95 500 gram (1.1 lb) Read More

Peter Macasieb Mr. Shohin!

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Source: Baiko-En Bonsai Kenkyukai. Peter Macasieb has been at the center of shohin since the beginning of his bonsai career. Its just amazing to see how people’s passion can really evolve over time to something this magical. If you did not know Peter still has an 8 hour day job yet, has the energy and Read More

Topical Times – Heathrow Bonsai Show Demo 2017

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Source: John Hanby Bonsai School. A regular update on the life and times of John Hanby’s Newstead Bonsai Centre…….. Topical Times – Heathrow Bonsai Show Demo 2017 The Heathrow Show took place this year on Sunday 22nd October and with over 30 clubs exhibiting and over 30 traders this was quite an event. Mark and Read More

More Magnificent Mugo Pines

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Source: Bonsaibark. This superb Mugo pine has a distinctly natural feel. Almost as if someone found it just as is, growing somewhere high in the European Alps. Still, whenever you see a bonsai, a human hand is intimately involved. Even when the tree appears perfectly natural (in some cases, especially when the tree appears perfectly natural). Read More

Shohin in Focus

4 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Shohin Bonsai Europe Blog. The cold days arrived a little late this year. Colours have been reluctant arriving here at the season end. But the deciduous Cotoneaster finally shows some colour now. The bonsai area is a bit better protected from colds, being placed away from open ground, where frost easier finds it way Read More

A Rugged Old Mugo Pine and a Lovely Japanese Garden

1 month ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsaibark. Close up of an old yamadori Mugo pine's trunk. It belongs to Mariusz Folda. Here's his caption... "Pinus mugo in training at IBUKI for 16 years." IBUKI is Mariusz's Bonsai and Ceramics studio in Bielsko-Biala, Poland There’s a lot to like about this old Mugo pine. Aged bark is always a plus as is deeply fissured, Read More

Club Bowling

1 month ago Nebby 0
Source: Central Florida Bonsai Club Blog. JOIN US AT Boardwalk Bowl Entertainment Center 10749 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32817 We will hold our first Club Bowling Event on Saturday, November 18th at 5:00 P.M. (NEW TIME) You are more than welcome to join us even if you will not be bowling, and you are definitely Read More

I Love This Tree, It Just Keeps Getting Better

1 month ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai South – Zach Smith Bonsai Blog. My great Riverflat hawthorn, Crataegus opaca, is finishing up year six in my care.  The leaves will be off the tree soon, but just as the deciduous tree gives us Continue Reading → Read More