The Art of Natural Bonsai: Replicating Nature's Beauty
Dave Joyce devoted his life to growing, researching, and photographing natural bonsai—trees that bear no trace of man-made manipulation. His unequaled wisdom and artistry are showcased in this full-color volume packed with advice and breathtaking images of trees as they matured. Illustrated case histories displaying exquisite natural bonsai offer details on the preferences and requirements of various species.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Growing from Seed
Preseason Bud Removal
Other editions - View all
Acer Acer palmatum aphid back to one-third bark Bifenthrin bonsai bonsai subject branch dieback bud burst cedar Chapter cold greenhouse common hawthorn deciduous deep pot dormant bud early summer early to one-third European hornbeam European larch foliar feed grit growing bed growing season growth Guelder rose Hardy on benches heavy pruning honey fungus hoop tunnel Imidacloprid inches Japanese juniper larch late season low-nitrogen feed malathion maple mildew mycorrhiza needles never dry Never remove one-third their length plant prior to bud Protect from cold Provide sun Prune back Prune new shoots Red spider mite reduce leaf remove all leaves scale insect Seal all wounds seed seedlings shape shoots back early species spray spring and early spring at repotting spring or early Total leaf removal tree trident maple tunnel or cold vigorous Water normally winter but never winter hardy winter protection wires before winter young branch wires Zone