Ficus Repot…pot picked…

Nebari Bonsai

Thanks for playing along. Here was the count as of yesterday:

Bag-shaped unglazed:…

Round Sara Rayner: 4

Oribe Koyo: 5

Yellow Chinese: 6

Interestingly, for a while, the Sara Rayner was the early favorite. Mine too, but ultimately, I went with the vintage Chinese rectangle. It was the best fit, though not perfect; and I liked the pot color with the new foliage color. Later, I think I’d go with a wider, shallow oval, but for now, here is the pick:

I let it grow out for a month or so after repotting:

Then gave it a bit of a haircut:

At some point I will reduce the left stub and it will look more like a single-trunk tree with a good-sized left branch.

Happy Independence Day to the US readers!

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