Pinching spring buds on Japanese maple MARCH 7, 2017 by JONAS DUPUICH 7 COMMENTS Spring is a busy time for keeping after refined Japanese maples. In order to keep internodes short, I pinch new shoots as soon as they emerge. Shohin Japanese maple – 6.5″ tall, 13″ wide Because the buds open at different times, I check this tree daily to see if there are new shoots to pinch. I leave the first pair of leaves alone and pinch the next pair as soon as I can reach them. Here’s…
Apart from a nice exhibit of bonsai, there were also some beautiful suiseki displayed at the second floor. Although I don´t know that much about it i took some photos and thought i´d share them here. Enjoy
A new installment from Bjorvala Bonsai Studio and Fujikawa Bonsai School. This time it´s the styling of a field grown Itoigawa juniper by a french student. Enjoy
Thanks to Bonsai Empire for filming and uploading this video
What follows are displays from the week long exhibit by the western division of SBS in a more formal settning.