Happy Soil Happy Tree

Originally posted on Bonsai Eejit:
We all know that getting the right soil mix for our bonsai is important, and the idea of encouraging mycorrhiza is our pots has been around for a while. I found an old Bonsai Mart Catalogue the other day from over 20 years ago with many products relating to soil health. Have a look below. However in recent years a… Continue reading Happy Soil Happy Tree

Shohin Shimpaku summer cleanup

Originally posted on Nebari Bonsai:
Before: Foliage cleaned up, undersides and dense areas only: Soji, cleaning up the soil and adding a fresh top layer to get it through the rest of summer: Work completed for now. The pot is by Shinobu, an award-winning Shohin pot maker whose work is regularly featured at the Gafu-ten exhibition each winter in Japan. I think it’s a fantastic… Continue reading Shohin Shimpaku summer cleanup