YEW No. 3 – Part 1

9 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Watto Bonsai Blog. This is a Taxus Baccata (English Yew or European Yew) that I acquired a few years ago. I actually got two and hopefully I will post a story about the other trees’ progression another day. It was originally over three metres tall when I purchased it and I reduced the height Read More

‘Stampede’ Ponderosa Pine Styling…

9 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Crataegus Bonsai Blog. There’s a story about the name ‘Stampede’. The Backcountry Bonsai guys enjoy naming the trees they collect, and having received several with memorable names I asked if this Ponderosa Pine had one. I only got an abbreviated version by text and maybe not the full story, but I gather it involved Read More

Further work on a Yamadori Yew ‘Pagoda’ style

9 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Tony Tickle Bonsai Blog. This tree was collected over 5 years ago, this is a tall thin English Yew (Taxus Baccata), it has a shari that runs from top to base. Its never been re-potted out of this washing up bowl and it is now ready. The first work was done in December 2017 Read More

TRIDENT MAPLE

9 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Watto Bonsai Blog. I have a large trident maple tree growing in my yard and every year it deposits hundreds of seeds around. If the “weeder” doesn’t get to them they grow and are then become difficult to pull out. This is the story of this tree. It has been out of the ground Read More

Larches are Coming to Rochester – Green T Bonsai Turntables too!

10 months ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark Blog. ORDER YOUR OWN GREEN T TURNTABLE NOW OR PICK ONE UP AT THE 6TH U.S. NATIONAL BONSAI EXPOSITION CANADIANS – If you want to avoid shipping costs order yours online before Saturday Morning and we’ll hold it for you We’ll also remove the shipping charge when we process your order But be sure to Read More

Larches ARE Coming to Rochester! Change of Plans

10 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

10 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

10 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

10 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!

10 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