General meeting program February 2, 2020 – This meeting presentation was on keeping track of your bonsai. Presenters showed how they keep track of their own trees. Click image to view presentation >>…
Category: Tree Care
by Terry Davis
Last year I wrote some remarks on bud-pinching.More on that now:
by Norma A
In 2002 Master Boon quietly viewed my buttonwood bonsai at the Minnesota State Fair….he bowed slightly and called it an “old soul” with wabi sabi. As caretaker of this collected buttonwood, which I purchased in 1998, I’ve learned what a challenge it is to grow the “queen” of Florida tropicals in our cold north.
By Chris Pogliano
Visiting masters are a wonderful way to further your understanding of bonsai. Every time we have one visit, we seem to be left with a golden nugget of wisdom which becomes the topic of discussion for the society at large.
by Pat Leners – March 1995
It seems that the ginkgo is fast becoming a popular subject with MBS members, for styling as individual trees as well as forests.