Thought I'd share an unusual, semi-recent addition to my collection. Below is a "cutleaf" sort of a US native buckthorn *almost* as purchased.
Repotted on March, 7 2021. Fairly large root reduction:
Grew well through summer:
After leaf drop. Love those colorful buds!
Wired up later that day...
So my X-Mas tree (spruce, Picea pungens) survived the holidays. It was grown in a pot and I gave it lots of water. It's about 1.40 meters high and I'm planning in making a raft of a portion of the trunk. I was wondering if any of you had some good reading material on how to create a raft? Also...
Sorry for a title, but it's how it is.
I'll start with my oldest Chinese elm. Mallsai... couldn't find a way to use this ugly trunk.
So went ahead and did this this spring.
Last week these were ready to be separated. I love manual works!
... checking roots and potting.
And this is what...
Bonsai Artist: Mr. John Naka
Species: Juniperus horizontalis
Exhibited At: Pacific Rim Bonsai Collection
This raft style juniper is over 40 years old, and has been a bonsai for 33 years.
The photograph was taken in late afternoon on a bright fall day. The construction of the displays at...