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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...
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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...

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....
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How to Decandle a Black Pine Bonsai

Decandling a Black Pine Bonsai Rightfully called the King of Pines, the black pine bonsai can be refined into some of the most beautiful bonsai....

How to Shape your Azalea Bonsai

Satsuki Azalea Bonsai Shaping your Satsuki Azalea requires patience but the reward of a beautiful tree is tremendous.  With the proper amount of work, your...

3 Essential Bonsai Tools

3 Essential Bonsai Tools So you've just received a new bonsai tree for the holidays or picked one up for yourself.  You're probably asking yourself...

Chinese Elm Bonsai Care

  Chinese Elm Bonsai Care The Chinese Elm Bonsai tree is a very hardy tree that can accommodate both indoor and outdoor environments with sufficient natural...

Ginseng Ficus Care Information

Ginseng Ficus The ginseng ficus bonsai tree, known by its shape of the root and stems, can be kept both indoors and outdoors, and is...

Eugenia Myrtifolia – Brush Cherry Tree Care Information

Eugenia Myrtifolia The leaves of the evergreen Eugenia Myrtifolia flowering bonsai tree are small, firm, and glossy. When placed in an adequate environment, the Brush...

Using Bonsai Guy Wires : An alternative to traditional wiring

Bonsai Guy Wires Guy wires are a great alternative to bending and shaping branches on your bonsai tree.  Certain species of trees such as pomegranate...