Tag Archives: Junipers

Juniper Phase 4

To think that I only acquired this Juniper in February and above  is what it looked like in March after the first  drastic cut and now it looks like this. So it must be Phase 4 by now surely? Through … Continue reading

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Juniper Project Phase 3 Continued

Now at the end of July the Juniper has put on a healthy burst of growth and is ready for thinning out a bit and wiring even more carefully . Fresh supply of wire to hand and starting work on … Continue reading

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Bonsai Progress July 2017

  My Bonsai Progress over the last six months or so.   Juniper Project  This is coming on a treat now, looking a bit better than it did not so long ago at the beginning of May, the High Nitrogen … Continue reading

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Juniper Project Phase 3

It was back along at the beginning of February when I discovered this Juniper hidden away in the potting up area of an old nursery, a tale that has been told earlier  in the saga of this tree’s discovery  . Use this Link … Continue reading

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Juniper Project Phase 2 Cont’d.

Now left to my own devices without Taunton and Somerset Bonsai Club mate Adrian to give me advice I  carried on tidying the tree up,removing hundreds of dead needles one by one,dead and small damaged branches. Then I started started … Continue reading

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Juniper Project Phase 2

It is a month now since I brought this tree home from the nursery where I discovered it, (see earlier Phase 1 posting) and I have had a while to think about it and round up some help as well. … Continue reading

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Springtime at Last

Prunus Incisa ‘Paean’ Purchased as a spindly nursery tree about four foot high February last year,cut down to about 9 inches, in training pot until n ow. One of the  magic moments of nature is the Spring as buds starts … Continue reading

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Juniper Project Phase 1

The number of times I have stopped to explore some small out of the way nursery in the hope of finding some potential bonsai treasure. But I suppose like the Princess and the Frog you have to kiss a lot … Continue reading

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Old Ones and New Ones

    I just didn’t think that I would be able to creep this big Wisteria bonsai into the garden without my Sue noticing and I was right.”Good Lord what’s that on the wall ? she asked as soon as … Continue reading

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Modest Little Trees on modest means.

小品盆栽     ‘small things’     – My Bonsai of smaller size. All my trees are rather modest little things compared with the ones  in most books and on many web posting but I think that some people are almost … Continue reading

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