Larches ARE Coming to Rochester! Change of Plans

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Retraction! Our larches will at the 6th U.S. National Bonsai Exhibition this coming weekend (see below). And we will offer a whole range of other goods for your bonsai, including our brand New Tie Pots (we haven’t had a new product that we’ve been this excited about since we introduced our now Read More

A FEW BONSAI POTS I MADE

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Watto Bonsai Blog. There are more things to post about than bonsai apparel so I thought I should get back to some real bonsai related things. I have been learning pottery for a few months now and I really enjoy it. I previously posted a few pots that I made and here are a Read More

Change of Plans – Larches ARE Coming to the 6th National Bonsai Exhibit

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Retraction! Our larches will at the 6th U.S. National Bonsai Exhibition this coming weekend (see below). And we will offer a whole range of other goods for your bonsai, including our brand New Tie Pots (we haven’t had a new product that we’ve been this excited about since we introduced our now Read More

American Bonsai – The Kennett Collection

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. Fantastic tree! It belongs to Doug Paul (Mr. Kennett Collection). This photo is from the famous Kokufu Exhibition in Tokyo. It’s a great honor to have a tree accepted to Kokufu; only a handful of North Americans have had that honor Continuing with our lead up to the 6th U.S. National Bonsai Read More

The Bonsai Wagon Is On Its Way!

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. One of several bonsai recently posted by Bonsai Mirai. No varieties were given for any of the trees shown here (on social media*), but we do know that they belong to Ryan Neil. If you’d like to know more about these trees and you have time, you can sort through the Mirai website. Even if you Read More

American Bonsai Hero & the 6th U.S. National

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. This bonsai could be yours! Bill Valavanis with an Alberta spruce that will be auctioned (just the tree) at the 6th U.S. National Bonsai Exhibition Continuing with our lead up to the 6th U.S. National Bonsai Exhibition….  We almost never lead a post with photo of a person, yet this is the 2nd time for Read More

BONSAI APPAREL

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Watto Bonsai Blog. Is it possible to wear a t-shirt with a bonsai related topic/motif, a different one, every day for a month? Most people have a t-shirt with the local club logo on it, but what about 30 different ones? Well that is my challenge for the month of September. Its just a Read More

Eisei-en & Bjorn’s Big Bonsai Weekend

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. I found this Shimpaku rock planting in a vast array of Bjorn Bjorholm’s online photos. I couldn’t find any text with the photo, so it’s hard to tell if it’s a root-over-rock (if it is, the root must be on the other side) or a on root-on-rock. No matter, it’s great tree Read More

How To Develop A Chojubai-

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Crataegus Bonsai Blog. Last week I was flipping back and forth between old photos and newer ones to see how a Dwarf Flowering Quince ‘Chojubai’ bonsai has changed. Just to take six years in the life of this old fella, from 2012 to 2018, one can see a difference in the ramification. The first Read More

Valentin’s Bonsai Behemoth

6 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog.   This is what can happen to an old bonsai behemoth in the hands of the right artist. In this case the hands belong to Valentín Cruz. The tree is a yamadori (collected from the wild) Sierra juniper (Juniperus occidentalis) Continuing with North American bonsai in our lead up to the 6th Read More