Bonsai Style Inspiration: Ficus Macrophylla (Moreton Bay Fig) and Developing Root Flare

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? A beautiful and well developed cypress bonsai nebari. Via An amazing and beautiful design element in bonsai is the root flare or nebari. Also known as buttressing, this method is a perfect way to make a bonsai appear ancient, grounded and well anchored to the growing medium. Without it, bonsai tend to look like you just stuck a stick… Continue reading Bonsai Style Inspiration: Ficus Macrophylla (Moreton Bay Fig) and Developing Root Flare