Tag Archives: Bonsai Photographs

An update on a Couple of Trees

I have been doing a bit of serious thinning out and pruning on this Scots Pine and Yew. The Scots Pine has had most of the old needles removed and I have wired and placed the branches etc. I am … Continue reading

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A Couple of Trees

As the growing season slowly loses its momentum I have grabbed a couple of pics of a couple of trees that have performed reasonably well this year. The first is my Cotoneaster Franchetti and the second a Chuhin Scots Pine … Continue reading

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Bonsai Extravaganza

Saturday morning saw about 20 members of Northern Ireland Bonsai enjoy a bonsai extravaganza in one of our members’ garden. As part of a fund raising exercise for the upcoming Bonsai 30 show later this year we visited Josh’s garden … Continue reading

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A Cold, Wet and Miserable Summer’s Day

I took a few pics of my benches today and ended up freezin’. I must be gettin’ old. One thing about a dull day is that the colours are not washed out but are very deep and rich. My Deshojo … 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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Another Larch

This another Larch that Robert Porch wired and styled some weeks ago. I bought it about 2 years ago and subsequently removed a couple of heavy branches close to the apex and then let it grow freely for a full … Continue reading

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White Pine (pinus Parviflora)

This little shohin has been put into its first pot since it was created from a larger tree that received the chop a few years ago. It has some potential but is still very much a work in progress. The … Continue reading

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Cotoneaster Franchetti

I treated this tree to a new Erin pot this year and I think it suits it well. Although not everyone’s cup of tea this I personally like this tree. I reduced the height of it slightly a couple of … 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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Starting another growing Season

With the improvement in the weather and the trees pumping sap its great to get them  back onto the benches after the winter months in the greenhouse. Although it has been a relatively mild winter it has been so wet. … Continue reading

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