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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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With or Without You

I did a little work lately in the form of a little refinement of the carving on this rather large needle juniper. I had taken the tree to a recent garage night where the consensus opinion was that I should … Continue reading

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Beech Group Re-Pot

This group effort was started   years ago and has grown well and it was now time for a home in a proper pot so i had a go the other day. I am quite pleased with the final result … Continue reading

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More Stunning Trees

I got these images from an Italian site on Facebook but unfortunately I can’t remember where even though I have searched. I can’t give the credit where due. but enjoy anyway.  

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A Few Trees

My son has just returned from a trip to the USA where he visited the Longwood Garden centre in Philadelphia. As well as being an outstanding garden centre there is a permanent display of bonsai to be seen. The concept … Continue reading

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Cedrus Deodara Bonsai

I gave this tree a bit of a re-wiring and styling at a recent workshop with Ian and Phil. It has a long way to go before it becomes anything acceptable but it is making progress. The jins need more … Continue reading

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Yew (Taxus Bacatta)

This tree has been about the place for some years without making much real progress. Every so often I have another look at it and so I brought it to the all day workshop hosted by Ian and Phil a … Continue reading

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Winter !!

Much to my satisfaction a small cast (not a full swarm) of honey bees took up residence in an old hive I had sitting in my back garden in June this year. It was so small I had little hopes … Continue reading

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Shohin Pyrancantha

This humble little pyracantha has grown well this season and has just had a bit of a trim to open it up a bit and at the same time compact the image. The tree has a very thick and ugly … Continue reading

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White Pine Update (Problems???)

This tree has progressed very nicely in the past growing season but I am wondering if I have a problem and would appreciate some informed comments This is the tree Sept 14 The detail shots of the needles show that … Continue reading

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