This is my first post, I am fairly new to bonsai, only been practicing for a little over a year. I recently purchased a Golden Lights azalea, I am not sure what species of azalea that falls into. The card that came with the azalea says "Northern Lights Hybrid" I assume someone cooked...
Well... azaleas are my favorite, but I had a bad time keeping them alive.
I followed JohnG tutorial but left too much root mass.
So here is one that has been with me for a couple of years.
first chop, a lot of the roots were lower down on the root mass:
a lot of clipping and growing for...