This is the second high alpine yamadori Mt Hemlock we acquired today. It‘s ”subtrunks” seem to emanate from one central trunk. Will need some excavation to confirm this WAG.
The tallest tree is about 35” and the entire group comes up at an angle. Looks like it was growing on a mountain side...
Purchased for $49.99 in a 10-gallon nursery pot. I’m planning to develop this into a formal upright.
I had wired most branches slightly downward in 2014 and started on some major branch selection.
The branches make nice foliage pads with prolific...