Olive that was collected early Spring 2020 and had its first styling.
Long term project, however, the base is beautiful!
After collection (early March 2020)
Growing season's growth, it's ready for some work!
After selective pruning
After wiring (more pruning was done to finalize my...
This unknown oak was purchased in October of 2017 at Maruyama in Sacramento, CA for $30. It was stashed in a corner, very root-bound, and little to no foliage besides what was on the apex.
I brought it home and repotted in early March 2018.
This is my Seiju, I've had it for about two years and I made the first cuts on it this past winter. It was purchased from the Muranaka nursery in Nipomo, CA. It was propagated from a root cutting about 5 years prior to my ownership.
2017-right after purchase
Is there a person in the Sacramento area that would be able to board my plants for 2 weeks? I have some very young and very small trees that I just don't think the neighbors or a house-sitter would be able to water properly.
This maple was won at my local Sacramento bonsai club raffle earlier this year and this was its first styling since it's been in my possession. A fellow member of my local club, Roger Steel, was kind enough to host a workshop and allow me to work on this tree. This tree was...