Tag Archives: bonsai in spring

Larch Larix Kaempferi

As spring continues to do its thing I managed a pic of my second larch in the early evening sun. It is developing well and the ramification is building up year on year.

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A Word About Feeding

After what can only be described as a marvelous Easter Week of hot sunny days we have endured a long cold wet spell. From late April right through May the wind chill factor has been grim and there is not … Continue reading

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Kiyohime

My Blackthorn is the first tree in my collection to flower every year while my Kiyohime is the first tree to come into full leaf. This tree is what it is but against the background of a cold dark winter … Continue reading

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Spring Break ???

Not me but spring seems to have taken a break. The warmer weather has stalled and given way to bitterly cold winds over these last few days although today itself is not just as bad. I managed to take a … Continue reading

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Blackthorn Charm

While this little tree hasn’t changed much over the last few seasons it still yields it’s bounty of pleasure each year. There is something particularly satisfying about the blackthorn blossom and this little tree never fails to produce. I am … Continue reading

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Hawthorn Air layer

This post is all about my success in completing my first air layer and not the quality of the material. This was my first attempt at air layering and it is very satisfying to see the early spring growth. The … Continue reading

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Blackthorn Flowers

This simple little tree never ceases to please. Another year finds it resplendent with its mass of flowers. It’s just a treat to look at and will probably improve greatly over the next week or so as the buds continue … Continue reading

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Bench Display

It has been a miserable sort of day today but one that has brought with it a relaxed atmosphere. Dull, wet but cosy indoors. I thought I would venture a few pics of my trees on the new display bench … Continue reading

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Building My Bonsai Display Bench

As spring slowly advances and the trees gradually emerge from the greenhouse I thought it was time to bite the bullet and build my long awaited and much needed display bench. In past years many of my trees have simply sat on the … Continue reading

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