Understanding sap transport in Bonsai
. Whether it is setting an air layer, understanding growth or saving broken branches, understanding how sap flows through branches and the trunk can help you growing better bonsai.
Ulmus parviflora for bonsai
. Is a great species for people that want fine twigs and tight foliage.
Fysiology, General, Trunks
Why bonsai trunks grow thick
. It is good to understand how trunks grow if you want to grow them yourself.
Growing bonsai from seed br> is maybe the most rewarding ways to grown bonsai. It does however require a lot of patience!
The base of a good bonsai, is a good trunk. The main thing giving the impression of age are the trunk and bark of your bonsai. And all too often this aspect is overlooked when people just start off with bonsai. How to create the perfect trunk for bonsai? To know that, one first needs to define what a good bonsai trunk is. Let’s take a closer look.
Japanese Maple as bonsai
. one of the speciees with the most delicate foliage and an instant favour for most people that see this plant. The japanese maple makes excellent bonsai!
Ficus microcarpa as bonsai
. Sold by the thousands daily, the typical ficus retusa / micropcarpa is not per se a good plant for bonsai. However, when working these species, some excellent plants can be grown.