Mario Moreno Photography on Instagram: “THE BIG CATS Photographic Safari in Mala Mala . . . DAY 2 Highlights . . . Leopard sighting in the morning with the daughter of the Lookout…”

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Blackbrush Bonsai

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I’ve been doing some searching recently for Mojave Desert native plants that would be serviceable for bonsai. Enter Coleogyne ramosissima. This bush has tiny leaves, flowers, is long-lived, and has awesome gnarled bark. While researching this bush I stumbled upon this website that had invaluable information: https://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/shrub/colram/all.html  Within the link it explains that these bushes typically grow in areas… Continue reading Blackbrush Bonsai

Design and Critique #7 – Twisted Pomegranate

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Display: The display of this tree threw me off for a few reasons. The pot is yellow, which doesn’t seem to fit with pomegranate’s leaves, but would go well with the flowers and fruit. It just seemed a bit loud to go with a winter silhouette showing. The companion plant looks not so alive (can’t tell from the photo… Continue reading Design and Critique #7 – Twisted Pomegranate