I have a Sango Kaku Japanese maple (first year, not much experience) and Im wondering how it compares to Winter flame, which is another red wood winter interest JM with similar leaves. However, Winter flame is more or less a dwarf variety not usually exceeding 8 feet tall. My main question is...
Hello Bonsai Nuts!
I'm new here and have been reading about the art of Bonsai for years but with very little practice. The extra time at home has re-inspired me to try again and take it a little more seriously this time.
Very cool forum here with alot to sift through but would be interested in...
So my parents have this sango-kaku that had a lot of die off the past 2 winter's. There's still a live branch on it, and there's new growth all over the trunk, so I have hope! But my parents want to rip it out and start new.
What's your experience with sango-kakus? Think I should try to bonsai...
Found discarded at a curb in the city.
The fertilizer is Osmocote 14-14-14.
After a heavy prune back to the first or second internodes. I removed each of the above-soil roots at left and right because they were weak, too...