Some pictures from last Saturday workshop. Thx to Ian and Phil for another lovely full of knowledge day with ours trees.
Just finished building a new Tokonoma in my bonsai garden. A place for relaxing and enjoying the beauty of bonsai. The Tokonoma (床の間, toko-no-ma), or just toko (床), is a special niche used to set up items to appreciate. Seen in Japanese reception rooms, at temples, and at bonsai gardens. In a private house, the Tokonoma may […]
My recent trip to Portland included a stop at Ryan Neil’s garden. I’d last visited a year ago (see “Pines” and “Junipers” for details). This year I was struck by how different the trees looked before I’d finished making my way through the gate. In a word, they were full – really full. Twelve months […]
December last year
after separation end of April this year. nice roots stock . shame that they are only on one side.
and today. Was it worth? I don’t know. We will see in the future. But I like it. I like the trunk movement ,trunk taper and branches structure. What need to be improve? ramification, bark quality for sure, but this year it need to just grow.
some of my mame size trees.
Japanese larch. Around 5 years lifted of the ground last spring
Sitca spruce about 3 years old lifted of the ground last spring
Japanese larch about 4 years old lifted of the ground last spring
Here we have some of my accents and trees in Magic pots