1. Announcements

      Official announcements regarding the bonsainut community. This is a MODERATED forum. Off-topic posts will be moved.
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      Latest: All help is greatly appreciated!! ConorDash, Apr 23, 2017 at 4:12 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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    3. General Discussion

      General bonsai discussion.
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      Latest: Is bonsai art? - inspired by BVF amcoffeegirl, Apr 28, 2017 at 4:38 PM
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    4. Contests

      For Bonsai Nut Contests
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      Latest: Idea for a new contest Starfox, Apr 21, 2017
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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: Three Weeks and Counting. . . Ron Dennis, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:30 AM
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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 grouper52, Apr 28, 2017 at 12:53 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: Progressions forum sorce, Apr 27, 2017 at 7:37 PM
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    1. Pines

      For general care and styling of the Pinus genus of trees.
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      Latest: Pine ID help please? PiñonJ, Apr 28, 2017 at 1:58 PM
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    2. Junipers

      For general care and styling of the Juniperus genus of trees.
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      Latest: Help with a monster yardadori juniper! G-Hoppa, Apr 28, 2017 at 12:40 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: Cryptomeria from Michigan sorce, Apr 28, 2017 at 4:35 PM
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    4. Maples

      For general care and styling of the Acer genus of trees.
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      Latest: Fungal infection on trident? Lars Grimm, Apr 28, 2017 at 3:41 PM
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    5. Elms

      For general care and styling of the Ulmus and Zelkova genera of trees.
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      Latest: Ben and Luke (Ulmus Parvifolia) ConorDash, Apr 28, 2017 at 2:41 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: TP Hackberry #4 Anthony, Apr 28, 2017 at 4:04 PM
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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: My first bougainvillea Lobaeux, Apr 28, 2017 at 11:21 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: POSSUMHAW Ilex decidua vicn, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:01 AM
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    9. Tropicals

      For general care and styling of Ficus and other tropical trees.
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      Latest: $12 Ficus Retusa Pre-Bonsai StoneCloud, Apr 28, 2017 at 4:40 AM
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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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    1. Formal & informal upright, twin trunk, broom

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Tapering a Bald Cypress Rusty Davis, Apr 28, 2017 at 4:12 PM
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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 just.wing.it, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:10 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: Which top to choose? silversara, Apr 22, 2017 at 10:36 PM
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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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    5. Multiple trunk, raft, sinuous

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Truce. That $5 Alberta. sorce, Apr 27, 2017 at 4:25 AM
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    6. Forests, saikei

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Using dead trees in forest barrosinc, Apr 28, 2017 at 4:31 AM
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    1. Displays

      For discussion of formal bonsai display.
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    2. Pots

      To discuss pots, pottery, and matching trees and pots.
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      Latest: Poll: pot color for Aureum full moon maple? my nellie, Apr 28, 2017 at 4:10 PM
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    3. Accent plants

      For care and display of accent plants.
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      Latest: Plant ID? amcoffeegirl, Apr 27, 2017 at 6:45 PM
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    4. Suiseki

      Discussion regarding suiseki (viewing stones).
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      Latest: Two Suiseki Displays in Dallas Bonsai Show sawgrass, Apr 24, 2017 at 9:57 PM
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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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      Latest: Tall stand Velodog2, Apr 27, 2017 at 7:19 AM
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    6. Prints, paintings, netsuke, and misc

      For discussion of bonsai-related Japanese arts.
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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: Reid's shohin thread parhamr, Apr 23, 2017 at 5:41 PM
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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: 2013 Yamadori Mountain Hemlock ghues, Apr 27, 2017 at 7:20 AM
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    4. Grafting, layering & propagating

      For discussion of these special care techniques.
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      Latest: 2017 From Seed. sidesummy, Apr 26, 2017 at 6:05 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: Choppers, cutters and wishful thinking. just.wing.it, Apr 27, 2017 at 12:52 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: Beginner with soil question vario, Apr 28, 2017 at 1:22 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: $0.00 "Bench" sorce, Apr 27, 2017 at 9:43 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: BJ's Bonsai in Potomac. VA,MD, WVA mj_barb, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:32 AM
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    2. Tree selling

      A forum for offering trees for sale. Businesses and private parties welcome.
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      Latest: 2 year old pitch pine seedlings jeanluc83, Apr 28, 2017 at 3:54 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: Bonsai Album app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch Borg, Apr 27, 2017 at 5:30 AM
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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: Kinbon Magazines mattspiniken, Apr 28, 2017 at 2:15 PM
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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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    3. Articles and Tutorials

      Additional content areas for bonsai nuts!
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