Bonsai Tree Basics with examples
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Pemphis acidula is a plant species found in tropical and subtropical regions of the world where it is often referred to as a shrub. It is native here in the Philippines where it does not have a dormant period. As a result, the trunk size of a large Pemphis can reach around 1.5 meters in girth!
Listening to the Voices of Trees: The Bonsai World of Kawabe Takeo
Ōmiya-based Kawabe Takeo is a bonsai artist with a difference. His groundbreaking approach has overturned the conventions of bonsai and brought him international acclaim. We talked to him about his search for a more natural approach to bonsai aesthetics.
Spectacular exposed root! It looks like it was grown on top of something that was removed from inside...very cool! Sometimes these can be created quickly when there are very long deep roots by burying the appropriate amount of the ends and wrapping the exposed roots in the shape that you want formed. They grow and thicken until they hold their shape in a strong structure.
Bonsai Artist Resources for a Living Artform You Will Enjoy
These are resources & information that are useful for the beginner as well as the experienced bonsai artist. If you love bonsai trees, jump in & start. They really start looking great after more than a decade of training...so get one going...learn as you go. There are quality styled and established bonsai trees here as well as the supplies for working on them.