Tag Archives: Junipers

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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Juniper progress

This tree was first bought as garden centre stock in 1987. Then I neglected it as I did most of my trees whilst running my gallery and trying to make a living, only in recent times has it really had some … Continue reading

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