Exploring “African Galapagos” uncovers mysterious rare birds | BirdLife

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Orchid fantasies and bonsai grandeur at the 72nd Philippine Orchid Society show

Originally posted on Collectors Connection:
Orchid and bonsai lovers will be very happy to know that there are a lot to see at the ongoing Philippine Orchid Society show at the Hardin ng mga Bulaklak ( Flower Garden) within Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City. The show is in partnership with the Quezon City government and with generous sponsors Del Monte- Philippines   , Villar Sipag Foundation … Continue reading Orchid fantasies and bonsai grandeur at the 72nd Philippine Orchid Society show

Fertiliser Cakes for Bonsai

Originally posted on Bonsai Ceramics:
Fertilizer cakes It has been a strange summer weatherwise on the Central Coast of NSW. Humid, lots of storms and rain with wide fluctuations of temperature. Not a great growing season for bonsai but my trees have grown nicely, assisted by these soybean fertilizer cakes. Joe Morgan-Payler gave me his recipe while here demonstrating in September so I have used them all… Continue reading Fertiliser Cakes for Bonsai

Bonsai Week, Canberra, March 19-25, 2018

Originally posted on Bonsai Ceramics:
I will be exhibiting my latest pots at the Bonsai Week Bonsai Pots exhibition at the Australian Bonsai and Penjing Collection in Canberra. I will be manning the exhibition Friday 23rd 9am – 12pm and Saturday 24th 1pm -4pm so come and say Hello! I am also bringing  some pots for sale. Here is a preview of my latest pots… Continue reading Bonsai Week, Canberra, March 19-25, 2018