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    1. Announcements

      Official announcements regarding the bonsainut community. This is a MODERATED forum. Off-topic posts will be moved.
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      Latest: Site Updates... Woodland Spirit, Feb 4, 2016 at 4:26 AM
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    2. New to Bonsai

      New to the art of bonsai? This forum is for you! Feel free to ask any questions for more information or general assistance.
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    3. General Discussion

      General bonsai discussion.
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      Latest: My new addition Littlejoe919, Feb 7, 2016 at 6:26 AM
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    4. Events, Exhibits & Outings

      Announcements for bonsai exhibits, workshops, collecting trips, etc, can be posted here. You can also add them to the calendar. Off-topic posts will be deleted.
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      Latest: 2016 Shohin Seminar from Santa Nella CA. GrimLore, Feb 7, 2016 at 6:30 AM
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    5. The Tea House

      A kinder, gentler off-topic forum for people who want to talk about subjects unrelated to bonsai. No politics or religion allowed.
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      Latest: Ice fishing! any hints or tips? GrimLore, Feb 7, 2016 at 5:30 AM
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    6. Feedback and Suggestions

      A forum to provide feedback and suggestions for the BonsaiNut Community forums.
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      Latest: Forum rank(s) / Karma. Cadillactaste, Feb 6, 2016 at 3:04 PM
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    1. Pines

      For general care and styling of the Pinus genus of trees.
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      Latest: My what not to do Pine Woodland Spirit, Feb 5, 2016 at 7:44 PM
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    2. Junipers

      For general care and styling of the Juniperus genus of trees.
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      Latest: Did it Again sorce, Feb 7, 2016 at 5:14 AM
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    3. Other Conifers

      For general care and styling of other conifer genera (Cedar, Cypress, Larch, Spruce, Yew, etc).
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      Latest: Soil for Larch Bunjeh, Feb 6, 2016 at 9:18 PM
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    4. Maples

      For general care and styling of the Acer genus of trees.
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      Latest: Regarding Wound Healing MauroUna, Feb 7, 2016 at 6:04 AM
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    5. Elms

      For general care and styling of the Ulmus and Zelkova genera of trees.
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      Latest: Help!! My Chinese Elm!!! M. Frary, Feb 6, 2016 at 5:54 AM
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    6. Other Deciduous

      For general care and styling of other deciduous trees (Beech, Birch, Hornbeam, Oak, Stewartia, etc).
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      Latest: collected American Beech Steve Kudela, Feb 7, 2016 at 6:27 AM
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    7. Flowering

      For general care and styling of Azaleas, Camellias, Gardenias, Bougainvillea, Wisteria, and other flowering trees.
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      Latest: Azalea chop advice sorce, Feb 7, 2016 at 5:15 AM
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    8. Fruiting

      For general care and styling of Apricots, Cherries, Quinces, and other fruiting trees.
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      Latest: Where to find Kinzu or Princess Persimmon? Cypress187, Feb 4, 2016 at 8:45 AM
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    9. Tropicals

      For general care and styling of Ficus and other tropical trees.
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      Latest: questions and ideas for a ficus. 0soyoung, Feb 6, 2016 at 12:13 PM
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    10. Miscellaneous / Other

      For general care and styling of other materials (Boxwoods, Euonymous, Cotoneaster, English Ivy, Succulents, etc)
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      Latest: what is this tree? Woodland Spirit, Feb 6, 2016 at 5:43 PM
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    1. Formal & informal upright, twin trunk, broom

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: How Should I Style My Ficus ?? Woodland Spirit, Feb 2, 2016 at 11:28 AM
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    2. Cascade, semi-cascade

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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    3. Windswept, slant, literati

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Boxwood; Slanted Stickroot, Jan 1, 2016
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    4. Root-over-rock , rock planting

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: I hope this works Dav4, Feb 6, 2016 at 3:51 PM
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    5. Multiple trunk, raft, sinuous

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Opinion on this big leaf maple yamadori? Waltron, Feb 6, 2016 at 7:26 PM
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    6. Forests, saikei

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: International Bonsai Magazine Kodama16, Jan 29, 2016
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    1. Displays

      For discussion of formal bonsai display.
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      Latest: Bonsai Display in Japan LuxBonsai, Jan 26, 2016
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    2. Pots

      To discuss pots, pottery, and matching trees and pots.
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      Latest: A Couple Of New Pots hometeamrocker, Feb 5, 2016 at 7:38 PM
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    3. Accent plants

      For care and display of accent plants.
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      Latest: succulent ID? Brian Van Fleet, Feb 1, 2016 at 8:34 PM
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    4. Suiseki

      Discussion regarding suiseki (viewing stones).
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      Latest: NEW SUISEKI TV PROGRAM dick benbow, Jan 24, 2016
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    5. Stands

      To discuss creation and care of tree stands, as well as matching stands and trees.
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    6. Prints, paintings, netsuke, and misc

      For discussion of bonsai-related Japanese arts.
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      Latest: Bonsai Wire Sculptures! Ironbeaver, Dec 11, 2015
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    1. Large bonsai (Dai & Omono)

      For discussion of styling and special care related to four hand and larger bonsai.
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    2. Small bonsai (Mame & Shohin)

      For discussion of styling and special care related to palm-size and smaller bonsai.
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      Latest: My first mame bonsai sorce, Jan 31, 2016
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    3. Collecting & importing

      For discussion of collecting trips, collecting methods & tools, etc. as well as government regulations for collecting and importing.
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      Latest: Quercus turbinella/shrub live oak Woodland Spirit, Feb 6, 2016 at 7:17 PM
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    4. Grafting, layering & propogating

      For discussion of these special care techniques.
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      Latest: Wiring Cuttings. quietobserver, Feb 5, 2016 at 12:52 PM
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    5. Shari, jins and deadwood

      For discussion of the creation and care of deadwood on trees.
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    6. Advanced topics

      For discussion of advanced care & styling techniques (trunk splitting, whole tree grafting, etc).
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      Latest: 11 trees equal 1 barrosinc, Feb 2, 2016 at 11:46 AM
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    7. Books, magazines, and videos

      For discussion of bonsai instructional media.
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    8. Soil and fertilizer (incl water and repotting)

      For discussion of bonsai soil mixes and fertilizer, as well as specialty chemicals like rooting hormones. Also discussion about water, watering, and repotting belongs here - if it isn't species specific.
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      Latest: Root Talk Dalmat, Feb 6, 2016 at 2:24 PM
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    9. Tools & equipment (incl lighting and greenhouses)

      For discussion regarding bonsai tools, and equipment like artificial lighting, greenhouses, cold frames, watering systems, etc.
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      Latest: Wire storage solutions...thoughts please M. Frary, Feb 7, 2016 at 5:07 AM
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    1. Vendor experiences

      For discussion of your experiences with online and retail tree and equipment vendors. Please be sure to stick to the facts when posting opinions of your experiences.
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      Latest: Kaneshin Bonsai Tools mcpesq817, Dec 6, 2015
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    2. Tree selling

      A forum for offering trees for sale. Businesses and private parties welcome.
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      Latest: Ulmus parvifolia 'Seiju' milehigh_7, Feb 6, 2016 at 12:27 AM
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    3. Other selling (bonsai related)

      A forum for offering other bonsai-related materials for sale. Businesses and private parties welcome.
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      Latest: Zerotol and Lime Sulfur For Sale fore, Jan 23, 2016
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    4. Wanted to buy

      For listing trees or equipment you wish to buy. Please post whether you wish businesses to contact you.
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      Latest: Pelton wheel fredman, Feb 3, 2016 at 8:17 AM
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  1. Special Forums

    There are many other forums available on BonsaiNut. Please click the links below to access them.
    1. Sponsor Forums

      Click here to be taken to the Sponsor forum page.
      Latest: Pot history Eric Group, Nov 6, 2015
    2. Bonsai Society / Club Forums

      Click here to be taken to the Bonsai Society / Club page. For your own Club forum, please contact us with your club name, location, and number of members.
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      Latest: January Meeting michaelj, Jan 12, 2016
    3. Articles and Tutorials

      Additional content areas for bonsai nuts!
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