Great Bonsai Deserve a Great Turntable

2 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Everything looks good on a Green T turntable and this powerful rock planting by Jan Culek is no exception Just in case you missed it, we’re going to feature our famous Green T  Turntables again (it’s always worth another look). The time is always right for you to own and enjoy your own Green T Turntable (Basic or Plus models) while Read More

Great Bonsai Shots – a Story of Time & Human Artistry

2 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. A story of time and human artistry. This shot (looks like a Japanese white pine) is from Kunio Kobayashi’s famous Shunkaen Bonsai Museum in Edogawa, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan.  When I first saw it, I was sure that it’s from the tree below. After closer examination, I’m not so sure. All the photos Read More

The Monk, Bonsai Before & After

2 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Before and after by Salvador De Loy Reyes. He calls it The Monk, but gives no other information, including no species (looks a lot like a Shimpaku juniper) or details of any kind, though you might guess it was originally field grown and purposely twisted to look like an old Japanese yamadori (bonsai collected Read More

HELLO…..IS ANYBODY OUT THERE?!

2 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Hans van Meer Bonsai Blog.   HELLO…..IS ANYBODY OUT THERE?! Hi Everybody, after the horror of losing my blog and everything on it…without having made a backup…..so all my adventures of the last years were gone! With the kind online help and tip from a friendly WordPress helper, I managed to recover half of Read More

Trident Maple Bonsai in a Well Chosen Pot

2 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Sweet! I thought you might like to see this. It’s Carl Morrow’s Trident maple in a very well chosen and appropriately sized pot (Carl sent photos in an email, so no links) Last week we featured a Robert Steven critique of a Trident maple that belongs to Carl Morrow (Size Matters & Read More

Bjorn’s Bonsai for the Memory Bank

2 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Before and after Juniper procumbens by Bjorn Bjorholm. The most obvious improvement is the foliage mass, but if you take a close look you see can many more changes, particularly the highlighting of the live vein (especially at the top of tree) It’s time to revisit Bjorn Bjorholm one of our most Read More

Bonsai, Before & After – Evolution & Elevation of a Native Scots Pine

3 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Jan Culek’s caption for this yamadori pine reads… “Evolution of native Czech Sylvestris pine between the years 2013-2017.” In English  Pinus sylvertris is commonly called Scots pine. Jan makes no mention of the slab pot or the deadwood stand that supports it Here’s one more post featuring the bonsai of Jan Culek. It’s an Read More

40% off Bonsai Tool Special Ends Sunday Night

3 weeks ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. BONSAI AESTHETICS TOOL SPECIAL ENDS SUNDAY NIGHT – 40% OFF LIST PRICES FOR ALL BONSAI AESTHETICS TOOLS INCLUDING TOOL KITS, SETS & ROLLS – Bonsai Aesthetics Tools for the Novice & Budget Minded Bonsai Lovers – SPECIAL ENDS SUNDAY, JULY 29 AT 11:59PM EDT – FREE Shipping on Continental U.S. orders 75.00 Read More