I bought a Western Hemlock prebonsai from a Bonsai Society of Portland silent auction in mid 2016. I forget the final price but I believe it was around $30.
February 2017, top center
In the 2017 growing season I let some of the lower branches run to put on vigor and girth.
…what a time to be alive!
This Weyerhaeuser nursery in Oregon produces 11 million seedlings each year. They’re sold in bags of 80–200; here’s what you see when opening a bag of 125 Western Hemlock:
Our friend @Vance Wood has bemoaned that the nursery trades do not make these species readily...