2 Bonsai Watering Tips to Beat the Heat

Watering Tips We're experiencing some temperatures of 106 lately so we thought this might be helpful even to those that don't have the extreme heat....

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...

Modern Styling Methods

Modern Styling Methods: Creating Fullness and Depth In an earlier post, we discussed the pros of cutting back growth rather than pinching the needles back. ...

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...

Balancing Blooms on Satsuki Azaleas

Satsuki Azaleas: Balancing Blooms One of the little known secrets of working with Satsuki Azaleas is balancing their flowers. When Balancing Blooms on Satsuki Azaleas...

Training Satsuki Azaleas Overview

Satsuki Azaleas Satsuki Azaleas are one of the most desired trees in bonsai.  The most desired attributes in a Satsuki Azalea bonsai tree are a...

The Importance of Bonsai Branch Arrangement

Bonsai Branch Arrangement Branch arrangement is most often the difference between a good bonsai tree and a wonderful bonsai tree.  Unfortunately branch arrangement is one...

Grafting Bonsai Cont’d : Preparing the Donor Tree

Preparing the Donor Tree Grafting bonsai is a great technique for developing growth and planning for the future design of your tree.  However, sometimes not...

Two Great Benefits of Grafting for Improving your Tree

Benefits of Grafting for Improving your Tree Two of the benefits of grafting are to improve the quality of your trees whether it be purely...

Creating Bonsai Jins, The Easy Way

Creating Bonsai Jins Bonsai jins are a great way to add character and style to your tree.  It also lets you utilize the unused branches...