Kissing the Rock

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Source: Bonsai Bark Blog.

That’s a rock sticking out on the left side of this Trident maple. According to Juan Andrade, the maple is kissing the rock (Arce “besando” la roca) Continuing with the bonsai of Juan Andrade… Juan is one of a whole host of young Western apprentices (Costa Rica in Juan’s case) who are studying or have studied in Japan. This post is from our archives (July, 2017) and the photos and quotes shown here are from Juan’s timeline POTTING SPECIAL ENDS TONIGHT 25% OFF LIST PRICES ON ALL BONSAI SOIL & SOIL INGREDIENTS Special ends Tonight, Sunday, August 19th at 11:59pm EDT   Front view, close up. Here’s Juan’s caption… “se planto así a propósito desde joven, y el arbol comenzó a “tragarse” la roca. Es un maplecito como de unos 50 años.” And here’s my rough translation… It was intentionally grown this way since the tree was young and began to swallow the rock. It’s a little Maple about fifty years old The other side BONSAI AESTHETICS WIRE SPECIAL NEW LOWER KILO PRICES Our Bonsai Aesthetics Wire shipment just arrived we now have every size and weight in stock NEW LOWeR PRICEs FOR KILO ROLLS now only 16.75 EACh for 1-3 rolls oNLY 15.75 EACH FOR 4 – 11 ROLLS oNLY 14.75 EACH FOR 12 OR MORE ROLLS   500 GRAM ROLLS 9.95 EACH ONLY 8.95 EACH FOR 4-11 ROLLS ONLY 7.95 EACH FOR 12 OR MORE ROLLS – WIRE DISCOUNTS ARE COMPUTED AT CHECK OUT FREE Shipping on Continental U.S. orders 75.00 or more* but…

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