Scots pine – Wiring

Originally posted on BONSAI WALES:
I’ve been a bit late working on my trees this year, having moved house. This year this Chuhin sized Scots pine will require a repot. So I decided to wire and style the tree in preparation. I’ve had the tree now for two growing seasons. So I’ve been maximising the number of needles on the tree to promote as much… Continue reading Scots pine – Wiring

Concern for hawk visiting local gardens

Originally posted on Hermanus Bird Club:
? By Mike Ford An interesting story has unfolded about a Black Sparrowhawk that was spotted in various Hermanus gardens over the last four years. But there is concern about its health. The Black Sparrowhawk, photographed by Mike Sander in his garden in May 2015. I was contacted by Peter and Alison Eustace on 11 March to tell me that there… Continue reading Concern for hawk visiting local gardens