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Technique

Grafting

The root dentist

In Japan roots are corrected and repositioned just as dentists do it...


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Acing a base

Root work and nebari structure on deciduous bonsai are as important as branch structure...


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Autumn

After leaf drop

A beginners' guide to pruning deciduous trees after leaf drop.


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Grafting

Grafting a trident maple

At Taisho-En you can learn various advanced techniques. Here Nobuichi Urushibata gives us an example with trident maple..


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Informal approach with Ligustrum

How to create bonsai from cuttings, grafting and other methods using interesting and unusual species. This time we are working with privet, Ligustrum.


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What to do after airlayering?

Want to know what to do after layering your tree and how to deal with messy roots? All it needs is post-layer maintenance.


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Split in two

Yoshihiko Moriyama's transformation of a juniper by using an electric saw


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Reverse taper

Miura Hiroki (from Miura Baijyu-En nursery) is a specialist in shohin bonsai. Here he shows how to improve trees with reverse tapering trunks by using air-layering techniques


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Trachelospermum asiaticum

How to create bonsai from cuttings, grafting and other methods using interesting and unusual species…

Spring

All about roots

Hiroki Miura guides you through the struggles of repotting pines, pruning and cutting their roots


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Propagating

Giant Itabi

How to create bonsai from cuttings: This time we are working with Giant itabi (Ficus thunbergii)


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Summer

Air and light

Andrea Meriggioli shows you how to thin and prune the leaves of Acer palmatum


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Gardenia

You can propagate and create bonsai from seed, cuttings and by grafting


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All about the leaves

Harry Harrington shows how to improve ramification in deciduous trees by partial defoliation...


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Rock school

How to create rock plantings: A basic guide


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Silvery bark

The challenge to grow bonsai from scratch: Betula


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Propagating

Metasequoia

The challenge is to create a finished tree starting from scratch.


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English language edition 2024Publication Dates
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2024-1 #186 | #209- January /FebruaryJan. 1, 2024Jan. 15Jan. 22
2024-2 #187 | #210- March / AprilMar. 4Mar. 18Mar. 25
2024-3 #188 | #211- May / JuneMay 6May 20May 27
2024-4 #189 | #212 -July / AugustJuly 1July 15July 22
2024-5 #190 | #213- September / OctoberSep. 2Sep.16Sep. 23
2024-6 #191 | #214- November / DecemberNov. 4Nov. 18Nov. 25

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