OMG! My bonsai are all going to die! Droplets & sun, certain leaf burn!

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But of course this is a bonsai myth.
Where I live it rains almost every afternoon in the summer, many times while the sun is also shining.
I am 66, and I have never seen burnt leaves from the sun on rain drops, not even ferns. That is one of the reasons why I don't mind watering my bonsai when they need it, even at noon.
Right now it's raining a lot, and the sun is shining, as the picture below is showing.
I am quite sure my trees love it!

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they love rain (lots of it) because of all the added/pulled in oxygen/aeration (per Nigel Saunders theory)
 

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On my hydrangea groups they often tell people this.
There are fungal problems that can occur from overhead watering- I believe- but leaf burn from water spots is not a thing. My ficus don’t mind hot sun on wet leaves at all.
 

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