Magnificent Cliff Bonsai & Bjorn’s Advanced Bonsai Course

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Here’s a challenge for you. Take a look at this Cliff Bonsai photo and the next couple (but don’t scroll all the way down) and see if you can figure out just how big they are. I borrowed this and the other photos in this post from Bonsai Empire. The artist/mastercraftsman is Read More

The moment I realised Bonsai was what I wanted

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Source: Tony Tickle Bonsai Blog. This photo is a record of the most significant moment in my Bonsai journey. The year is 1991 and it’s the World Convention in Birmingham, England. THIS was the first time I saw actual real Bonsai in a proper location, displayed well. At the time my club did not want Read More

The Best of DC – Our National Bonsai Treasure

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. This Sargent juniper (Aka Shimpaku) resides at the U.S. National Bonsai and Penjing Museum. It was donated by Doug Paul, owner of the Kennett Collection. This photo and the others shown here, were taken and generously offered by Robert Vitale. The plant varieties and names of the donors are courtesy ofJanice Vitale and Read More

50% Bonsai Book Special Ends Wednesday Night – 30% off Special Also Ends

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. This luscious Satsuki azalea is one of a multitude of remarkable bonsai photos from the very aptly named, Fine Bonsai, Art and Nature – Now on Special There’s a method to our madness. All these spectacular photos we’ve posted for your enjoyment are from some of our large selection of bonsai books Read More

Dai Ichi Bonsai Kai 33rd Annual Show

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Source: BonTsai Blog. This past weekend I was able to attend Saturday of the weekend Dai Ichi Kai show in Gardena. I saw lots of familiar faces including Jason and Doyle Saito who I met at the Bonsai-a-thon in February. I’ve been putting a lot of work in my website and pushing content on social Read More

Handling the Hierarchy

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Source: The National Bonsai and Penjing Museum. Hello all, greetings once again from Aichi-en Bonsai Nursery in Nagoya, Japan! Like many of you are as well, we are currently in full swing of repotting season, going on nearly two months now of what seems likes constant soil making, pot scrubbing, and root combing. It’s impossible Read More

Small Is Beautiful (& Practical Too)

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. This banyan style dwarf Snow rose serissa (Serissa foetida microphylla) was styled by David Fukumoto of Fuku Bonsai in Hawaii. The pot is a Tokoname from Japan. Living in the tropics is a big plus when it comes to growing aerial roots. Monday morning, Stone Lantern’s peak season and the busiest time Read More

A few months..

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Source: Growing Bonsai Blog. After spending a few months away, I got home to a most of my trees being fine. unfortunately, three trees left me. Two of my olives were stored in the greenhouse. And without properly informing my caretaker the olives were not watered when the sun came through in early spring. One Read More

Floating Mountains with Trees

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Floating mountains with trees. I originally thought the trees with their tiny leaves might be boxwoods, but upon closer inspection, I think they are probably Serissas. This photo is a closeup from the photo just below. This unusual and creative arrangement was posted by Aus Bonsai on facebook. It would be nice to know who Read More

More Great Boxwood Bonsai

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Aside from being a phenomenal tree and a great pot, there’s a relaxed in-synch feeling, like the pot and tree are old friends. This might have something to do with the color, texture, soft lines and aged look of each. The color and feel of the stand fits right in too, Read More