~Birding in Texas

Originally posted on Wolf Song Blog:
~April 7, 2017 near Beaumont, Texas Birding, one of my favorite hobbies, can be enjoyed just about anywhere. All you need is a pair of binoculars and if you like a birding book to help you identify what birds you are spotting. It is a good way to get in some hiking as well. When traveling across Texas it isn’t… Continue reading ~Birding in Texas

First Repot of Seedlings

Originally posted on Bonsai Workshop:
The seedlings have hit somewhat of a snag and wasn’t growing much further. I’m afraid the medium that I grew the seedlings in, break down much too easily, and is suffocating the roots. I’ve decided to repot the seedlings into new potting medium. Namely, I’ll be repotting the two Trident Maple seedlings, and the one Japanese Apricot (Prunus Mume) into… Continue reading First Repot of Seedlings

Newly Acquired Trees From The TBS Spring Show

Originally posted on Bonsai Workshop:
I acquired one Japanese Maple, and one Larch from the TBS Spring Show. The Japanese Maple was air layered, and has an excellent spreading nebari. It was a bit pricey at $55, but I have high hopes for the nebari. There has also been some work done on the tree to improve tapering, and branch layout. Unfortunately, the tree was… Continue reading Newly Acquired Trees From The TBS Spring Show