Mark Fields on Instagram: “My semi cascade JBP is displayed at the Indianapolis Museum of Art for the next week.”

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Kagawa BONSAI on Instagram: “国風展に行きます。 I will go to the Kokufu exhibition. . The graduation thesis is tough, but I got some time so I went to a Kokufu exhibition. I…”

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SPOTLIGHT: YAMADORI COLLECTOR ANTON NIJHUIS

Originally posted on EAST VAN BONSAI:
East Van Bonsai member Mike S. recently paid a visit to Anton Nijhuis of anijhuis.com Mike – “Anton was gracious to show me around his garden and we talked trees, collecting, concrete pots, suiseki, rock hounding and more.”      Anton has a practical approach to collecting in the wild and straightforward methods of maintaining his sizable bonsai collection. Many… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT: YAMADORI COLLECTOR ANTON NIJHUIS

I WANT A BONSAI TREE. WHERE DO I START?

Originally posted on EAST VAN BONSAI:
Here are 10 helpful tips on how to begin. 1. Determine the space or area you have for your tree(s). What is the light level like? Full sun, a few hours of sun, or bright shade? Heavily shaded or dark areas are not ideal for growing healthy bonsai. 2. Research tree species. Figure out which tree types will thrive… Continue reading I WANT A BONSAI TREE. WHERE DO I START?

LOOKING BACK; Highlights from the Northwest Bonsai Rendezvous.

Originally posted on EAST VAN BONSAI:
Check out this post by Bonsai Tonight. Here I was getting ready to upload my photos from the event when I spot this post. His images came out better than mine. Enjoy this snapshot of the show. I had a great time there! The Bonsai Society of Portland and Pacific Northwest Bonsai Clubs Association presented the 2018 Northwest Bonsai… Continue reading LOOKING BACK; Highlights from the Northwest Bonsai Rendezvous.

Schrödinger’s Owl?

Originally posted on Natural Moments:
Just like the quantum mechanical paradox posed by Schrödinger’s cat, I’m beginning to think a similar situation applies to owls.  Whenever I’m out looking for them, they can either be there or not and we’ll at least know if they’re there if we actually see them. If we don’t, they might or might not be there. Several times in the… Continue reading Schrödinger’s Owl?