Originally posted on twinsrat bonsai:
today I decided to put some air-layer to my trees. first one is Zelcova garden center material that I got as bear rot material last yer. this is how it look like today. As you can see the trunk is pretty straight with no taper, so I need to decide what next. I like the base and the rot spread… Continue reading Air-layering

Why Bonsai shows can be good for Bonsai

Originally posted on BONSAIKO:
About 2 weeks ago the Puget Sound Bonsai Association put together their Spring Bonsai Show.  As a club member, obviously I was excited and this year decided to show a couple of my trees.  In my mind, I’ve always thought, out the 70 plus trees I have, I should be able to pull a couple of trees to show.  I found… Continue reading Why Bonsai shows can be good for Bonsai