Tag Archives: Pinus Sylvestris

Tall Scots Pine Update

This tree has had a good growing season so far. The candles have extended well and are now ready for pinching. I intend to pinch most over the next few days but will leave those that are just above the … Continue reading

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Scots Pine Progress (Pinus Sylvestris)bonsai

This large Scots Pine, originally dug up from MOD scrub land in Surrey about 1995 is doing well. Having had some indecision about the front and the curve in the trunk about five years ago I finally settled for the … Continue reading

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Scots Pine

A couple of rather poor pics of a literati style scots pine recently thinned, wired and styled. This is clearly a work in progress but is a tree that has a little potential. Obviously it is in need of a … Continue reading

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Shohin Scots Pine

This tree is in the very early stages of development but has shown excellent candle extension and back budding. This is it before and after very basic candle pinching.

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Scots Pine Trim

This is another tree that is doing very well just now. The candles had extended very well and it was time to pinch them back. Obviously not all have been pinched back. Those where the tree is weaker and where … Continue reading

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Scots Pine (Pinus Sylvestris)

This Scots Pine received a bit of a chop last year as this link shows. (Starting the journey). The tree has been heavily fed during the past year. This has resulted in improved health and significant growth. I decided to … Continue reading

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Scots Pine Update Pinus Sylvestris

This tree was completely re-wired at the back end of last year and re-potted in mid march. It has recovered well and is putting on new growth and the new candles are growing steadily. I took the opportunity to get … Continue reading

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