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    Drew reacted to Paulpash's post in the thread Late summer repotting with Like Like.
    I'm glad this thread was started but not because of the passion, vehemence and finger pointing. Bonsai has never been black and white...
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    Drew replied to the thread Acer palmatum.
    Also... Graham Potter has just done a youtube video for the first time in ages and talks about watering. If no one else listen to this guy!
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    Drew reacted to Paulpash's post in the thread Maples - tips & advice with Like Like.
    Chopped and regrow. Long ass process.
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    Drew reacted to Paulpash's post in the thread Maples - tips & advice with Like Like.
    Oops wtf was I doing uploading a pic of my field maple instead of the Acer Palmatum? Well it was chopped and grown on and grafted. Still...
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    Drew replied to the thread Acer palmatum.
    These other smaller ones get sun from sunrise till about 1/2pm in the afternoon. They are all in 100 Akadama with moss on top: This...
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    Drew replied to the thread Acer palmatum.
    Conor, I should also add I also check my local weather each morning and adjust watering accordingly. The substrate for my maples varies...
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    Drew reacted to Paulpash's post in the thread Acer palmatum with Like Like.
    About 6-8 weeks. No bottom heat. Seed tray & clear propagation lid to keep up humidity. PAL mix 1:1:1. Sprayed with hydrogen peroxide...
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    Drew reacted to Paulpash's post in the thread Acer palmatum with Like Like.
    Mine too lol. I think I have 3 more maple layers this year and a full tray of Arakawa + Deshojo cuttings have taken as well. I've not...
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    Drew replied to the thread Acer palmatum.
    Funny that me too! I've had three Arakawa cuttings root but I'm still waiting on the Deshojo's. Also got some Deshojo airlayers I re-cut...
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    Drew replied to the thread Acer palmatum.
    Funny you should say that I think I actually prefer growing JBPs but because maples grow so well they seem to have taken over my garden HA!
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    Drew reacted to Paulpash's post in the thread Acer palmatum with Like Like.
    Thanks Drew, sometimes it feels like you're just a whisper in a thunderstorm :( it took me years messing around with mixes, shuffling...
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    Drew replied to the thread Acer palmatum.
    I agree with this quote Conor, its hard not too if you are really keen on getting this tree healthy and growing strong but I have not...
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    Drew reacted to Rob_phillips's post in the thread Acer palmatum with Like Like.
    Sorry but The reason the leaves have dried out is because the roots aren't supplying them with enough water so yeah I would say it's a...
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    Drew reacted to chicago1980's post in the thread Ito Igawa first styling as a Bonsai with Like Like.
    Time for a summer haircut
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    Here are a few of my mini trees all work in progress:
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