Saving a 100+ Years Old Rhodie

Originally posted on BONSAIKO:
Rhododendrons are abundant here in the Pacific Northwest.  I’ve got them in my yard.  I like them especially when the flower for about 2 weeks in the spring.   Most of the time though, they just sit there as shrubs in the background and there’s nothing too special about them.  When I get a call to save a rhodie from their yard… Continue reading Saving a 100+ Years Old Rhodie

2016 Winter Bonsai Silhouette Bonsai Expo

Valavanis Bonsai Blog The 4th Winter Bonsai Silhouette Expo was sponsored and organized by Dr. Steven Zeisel with the support of the UNC Nutrition Research Institute and the Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau. It was held at the magnificent museum like venue on the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, North Carolina, near Charlotte. The exhibition featuring leafless deciduous bonsai was staged in the … Continue reading 2016 Winter Bonsai Silhouette Bonsai Expo