Tag Archives: Acer Deshojo

Deshojo pleasure

Another time the early spring colour of my Deshojo Acer brings great pleasure and satisfaction. I have a few Acers of different varieties and don’t find them particularly easy to control as the early growth starts to extend and fill out but … Continue reading

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Deshojo Update

I managed to pick a very overcast day to take a few pics of my deshojo so the results are a bit muddy. The colour of the background does not help much with this particular tree. In spite of the … Continue reading

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Acer Palmatum “Deshojo”

I re-potted this tree a couple of weeks ago and it wont be long until it is in full leaf. The fresh spring growth is always worth seeing. The ramification of the tree is developing steadily and the overall image … Continue reading

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Acers in Autumn (Fall)

A selection of pics of a couple of Acers in their autumn colours. It wont be long now until the trees are completely denuded of all foliage and so I have have done what most Bonsai Enthusiasts do at this … Continue reading

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Deshojo Defoliation

My Deshojo has suffered a lot from windburn this season. The cold temperatures and the drying breeze has been relentless over the past weeks. I think that the sea air has also been a factor in causing the new extension shoots … Continue reading

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Deshojo Acer

My Deshojo has finally decided to break into leaf. The display of colour each spring never fails to excite. The young and tender growth with it’s deep colour is just beautiful and as the leaves gradually open they show the … Continue reading

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Acer Palmatum Deshojo

A few hasty pics of my Deshojo taken the other day. I am badly in need of a decent backdrop but the pics do at least show that the ramification on the tree is beginning to build up

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Acer Trim

My little Deshojo maple (20 inches tall) was in need of a trim and a bit of thinning out to let light into the heart of the tree. I am happy with the result and with the overall shape although … Continue reading

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The Ebb and Flow

As the glory of my blackthorn flowers fade for another year: and my Deshojo starts to show the beauty of its foliage: I couldn’t help but think: … all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as … Continue reading

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Mendip Bonsai

These are the last images from the RHS Floral Marquee  in the Gardener’s World live show last month in Birmingham. Some lovely trees from Mendip Bonsai and worth a post. Enjoy

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