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...
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Bonsai Techniques: Using Guy Wire

Using Guy Wire Bringing a thick branch down can be tough. Even with the use of heavy gauge 7mm wire, it still might not be...

Why do Bonsai?

Why Bonsai I was recently talking with friends and they asked my why I was so into bonsai.  Why would someone spend 5 hours to...
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Bonsai Tools : Choosing a Wire Cutter

Choosing a Wire Cutter In this video, we compare different wire cutters for working with bonsai. We go over the different types of wire cutters...

Preparing your Bonsai for Winter

Bonsai Winter Preparation For many, the winter season storms have already begun and brought snow.  For others, as we get closer to the winter season,...

Chinese Elm Deciduous Bonsai

What is a Deciduous Bonsai? A Deciduous Bonsai is a bonsai that will shed its leaves seasonally to protect itself from harsh seasons. The rotation...

Liquid or Granule Fertilizer Pros & Cons

Liquid or Granule Fertilizer Pros & Cons When it comes to choosing a type of fertilizer, there are lots of choices and brands but one...
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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...

Bonsai Wire: Copper Wire vs. Aluminum Wire

Bonsai Wire When choosing which wire to use for wiring your bonsai tree, the decision to choose between copper or aluminum usually arises. We've outlined...

3 Tips on Preparing a Show Bonsai Tree

Preparing a Show Bonsai Tree Interested in showing a bonsai tree at your next club's bonsai exhibition?  Here are some great tips on how to...