Collected Hemlocks – Mother and Daughter

BONSAIKO I was trying to come up with a catchy title for this blog and could not come up with a good one.   The mother and daughter, although a little cheesy, seemed to be appropriate for this pair of trees.   This was the pair of trees I worked on in Spring of this year with my friend Brian  Hemlock, Blues Music, and Great Company.   Brian … Continue reading Collected Hemlocks – Mother and Daughter

A Photo Journal of Bonsai Repotting

BONSAIKO I would say the most important task in bonsai is root development, rune pruning, or repotting.  The trees energy is supported by the roots.  A bonsai must have healthy fine roots to become a good bonsai which will lead to a healthy tree and eventually withstand the other training that follows to create a good bonsai.  I was lucky enough to learn a systematic … Continue reading A Photo Journal of Bonsai Repotting