bonsai techniques

Bonsai Seedlings

It takes many years to grow a bonsai tree from seed but it is an immensely satisfying experience. To be able to nurture tiny bonsai seedlings to grow into mature bonsai trees is a real achievement. But it does require a lot of patience!
A few weeks ago I was at my local bonsai club meeting [...]

Bonsai Technique

If you want to grow your own bonsai tree you will need to learn about bonsai technique. To create a miniature ‘tree in a pot’ here are some of the bonsai techniques that will be required.
The bonsai tree will need to be shaped and that is usually achieved by a combination of wiring and pruning.
Wiring [...]