2017 Fall into Winter

Originally posted on artsofjc:
It has been a very colorful year in Santa Clara. We normally do not get to enjoy such color in our trees where I live. As the leaves are now falling from all the neighborhood maples, liquid amber and such I settling into a different mindset. The year comes to and end. Most of the growing seasons concludes. Cold weather protection… Continue reading 2017 Fall into Winter

A New Year, a New Design

Originally posted on artsofjc:
It has just turned 2018, and the winter tasks are in full swing. Re-potting, wiring, and deciduous tree development is in process. Today I started preparing the Daimyo Oak for its 58th year. Wiring must be applied carefully especially to the younger fleshy branches. The larger branches are still quiet movable. Daimyo Oak: 58 years old, Wire example of caged wire… Continue reading A New Year, a New Design