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Sunset Pub., 2002 - Gardening - 128 pages
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If you're just discovering this exotic world, be forewarned: you're in for a fascinating but addictive journey. Bonsai, a new edition of a perennial Sunset bestseller, explores the Asian origins of this ancient art form, explains its underlying principles, and provides detailed how-to instructions.

Bonsai Features Include:

-- Step-by-step instructions with full-color photography for growing and training bonsai

-- Expanded encyclopedia of recommended plants for successful bonsai displays

-- Tips on selecting appropriate tools and containers; how to display bonsai to their best advantage

-- Completely revised text with separate how-to chapters for beginning, intermediate, and more advanced techniques

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

The essence of bonsai is to evoke the spirit of nature. Your bonsai can take you to the places you love. The first Section--"Spirit of Nature~Hand of Man" is for inspiration, but also presents the ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Susan S. Lang, a senior science writer at Cornell University, is the author of eleven books and writes for national magazines, including McCALL'S, WOMAN'S DAY, LADIES HOME JOURNAL, GOOD HOUSEKEEPING, VOGUE, and AMERICAN HEALTH. She resides in New York.

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