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Bonsai Styling: Semi-Cascade Juniper

Juniper Bonsai Styling In this video, I style Semi-Cascade Juniper. At the end of the video, I review the thought process involved while styling the...

Podocarpus Bonsai Tree Care Information

Podocarpus Bonsai Tree The Podocarpus tree or Yew features long thin flat leaves that are dark green in color.  The Podocarpus Can be kept indoors...

What does Drop Forged Mean?

Drop Forged Drop forged is one of the most basic types of forging. Going back to feudal Japan, expert blacksmiths and sword makers would strike...

Juniper Styling Tips: Pinching or Cutting: Which is Best?

Pinching or Cutting: Which is Best? Juniper styling tips, pinching or cutting your foliage and needles.  Which one is the better method?  Traditionally, the technique...

Wiring the Bonsai Tree Trunk

Project Summary: Materials Needed: One of the most unique characteristics on a bonsai tree is its movement. This refers to the bends, curves, and twists present...
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Watering your Bonsai Tree

Watering a Bonsai Tree Watering your bonsai tree is the most important aspect of caring for your bonsai tree. Since your tree is now confined...

De-Candling Black Pines

Project Summary: Materials Needed: Black Pines are one of the most prized bonsai trees. However, maintaining a black pine bonsai can be intimidating. The most important...

Layering a Juniper Procumbens Nana by Jason Chan

Layering a Juniper Procumbens Nana Yesterday evening, I stumbled across a great Juniper Procumbens Nana in our nursery that was perfect for a semi cascade....

Growing Moss on your Bonsai Tree

Growing Moss Growing moss on your bonsai tree can be very difficult. However, once you've established moss on your bonsai tree, it can grow abundantly...

Preparing your Bonsai Pot

Project Summary: Materials Needed: Preparing your pot is an essential step to repotting your tree. In this tutorial, we'll go over the steps to properly prepare...