1. Announcements

      Official announcements regarding the bonsainut community. This is a MODERATED forum. Off-topic posts will be moved.
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      Latest: Yellowness in my Bonsai Maxts99, May 24, 2017 at 9:15 PM
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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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      Latest: My Trident Is In Petebak, May 26, 2017 at 7:39 AM
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    3. General Discussion

      General bonsai discussion.
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    4. Contests

      For Bonsai Nut Contests
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      Latest: Mame contest idea VAFisher, May 26, 2017 at 1:21 PM
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    5. 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: 2017 ABS Show my nellie, May 25, 2017 at 3:24 PM
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    6. 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: Please Share your Photos just.wing.it, May 26, 2017 at 12:16 PM
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    7. Feedback and Suggestions

      A forum to provide feedback and suggestions for the BonsaiNut Community forums.
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      Latest: About the wacky advertisements... Carol 83, May 24, 2017 at 2:23 PM
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    1. Pines

      For general care and styling of the Pinus genus of trees.
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      Latest: Red pine repot augustine, May 26, 2017 at 6:37 AM
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    2. Junipers

      For general care and styling of the Juniperus genus of trees.
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      Latest: Heat damage? HankB, May 26, 2017 at 12:06 PM
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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: My Bald Cypress GrimLore, May 26, 2017 at 11:58 AM
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    4. Maples

      For general care and styling of the Acer genus of trees.
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    5. Elms

      For general care and styling of the Ulmus and Zelkova genera of trees.
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      Latest: Chinese Elm Direction miker, May 25, 2017 at 9:13 PM
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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: A couple projects for Smoke... Dav4, May 26, 2017 at 4:35 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: nagasaki crabapple - malus progression just.wing.it, May 26, 2017 at 1:41 AM
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    8. Fruiting

      For general care and styling of Apricots, Cherries, Quinces, and other fruiting trees.
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    9. Tropicals

      For general care and styling of Ficus and other tropical trees.
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      Latest: FICUS!!! Off with your head!!!! Bonsaikev1985, May 26, 2017 at 1:33 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: Sick tree? Cypress187, May 26, 2017 at 2:04 AM
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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: Baseball Boxwood Broom sorce, May 21, 2017 at 5:15 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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      Latest: Semi Cascade Nana Wilson, May 21, 2017 at 5:33 AM
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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: Literati form and a Chojubai White Cascade M. Frary, May 24, 2017 at 8:11 AM
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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: Would these stones work for ROR? makarovnik, May 23, 2017 at 2:33 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: Help with a collected raft StoneCloud, May 15, 2017
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    6. Forests, saikei

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: your first forrest Oscar Soriano, May 26, 2017 at 12:23 PM
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    1. Displays

      For discussion of formal bonsai display.
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      Latest: Some options for a display. sorce, May 10, 2017
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    2. Pots

      To discuss pots, pottery, and matching trees and pots.
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      Latest: One of my favorite pots Starfox, May 26, 2017 at 7:54 AM
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    3. Accent plants

      For care and display of accent plants.
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      Latest: The Accent (Companion) Plant Thread wireme, May 20, 2017 at 1:03 PM
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    4. Suiseki

      Discussion regarding suiseki (viewing stones).
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      Latest: seiryu stones (pic heavy) makarovnik, May 7, 2017
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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: Old Scroll for Remount GrimLore, May 17, 2017
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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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    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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    4. Grafting, layering & propagating

      For discussion of these special care techniques.
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      Latest: 2017 From Seed. GGB, May 26, 2017 at 9:04 AM
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    5. Shari, jins and deadwood

      For discussion of the creation and care of deadwood on trees.
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      Latest: Caring for shari BonsaiMobius, Apr 17, 2017
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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: Photographing Bonsai AZbonsai, May 23, 2017 at 9:01 PM
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    7. Books, magazines, and videos

      For discussion of bonsai instructional media.
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      Latest: Bonsai Masterclass Maple Bonsai JoeR, May 24, 2017 at 5:03 AM
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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: Miracle Gro M. Frary, May 26, 2017 at 11:15 AM
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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: Repotting tools... Vin, May 26, 2017 at 1:37 PM
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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: Bonsaivision Tiki, May 17, 2017
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    2. Tree selling

      A forum for offering trees for sale. Businesses and private parties welcome.
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      Latest: Good Source for Ginko's M. Frary, May 26, 2017 at 7:56 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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    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: WTBuy Bald Cypress starter @ $50 Underdog, May 24, 2017 at 6:52 AM
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      Latest: Pot history Eric Group, Nov 6, 2015
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      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: Welcome! sorce, Feb 24, 2017
    3. Articles and Tutorials

      Additional content areas for bonsai nuts!
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      Latest: Introductory Soil Physics milehigh_7, May 15, 2017