Pinus Nigra - From raw material to bonsai in 7 years.
Austrian pines make great bonsai; their rugged bark and dark green needles give them a special character.
Hawthorn: The challenge is to create a finished tree starting from scratch
Celebrating 40 years as the best shohin pot maker.
It is a topic often overlooked, but here we look at the moss of Japan
The charm of the very, very small . . .
Harry Harrington on collecting deciduous trees in autumn
Jan Culek sketches options for the yew of Igor Vengust.
Kai Sperling just makes pots. As he says himself, he's a potter for bonsai
In Poland bonsai is thriving, Piotr Czerniachowski is among the most active.
Bjorn Bjorholm demonstrates scion grafting for foliage replacement of junipers.
Bonsai Focus 2022-4 July/August
How to create bonsai from cuttings; the Korean juneberry.
Peter Uden's favourite style is the Yose Ue, forest planting.
Mario Komsta works on a yamadori pine, Pinus sylvestris.
Pot choice for a literati style tree.
The technique of bending using aluminium foil.
A twin trunk becomes an elegant moyogi style.
As a young boy Christian acquired his first bonsai, which unfortunately died. This, however, did not stop him.
Maintaining and improving a rock-grown Japanese maple.
A mind boggling creation,
A guide to the wild flowering shrub
With the guidance of shohin expert, Hiroki Miura (Miura Baijyu-en, Osaka) the Japanese popstar, Ayaka Yamamoto, learns how to create moyogi style with a pine.
Considering the front, planting angle and every different orientation of material is part of the deep fascination of transforming a bonsai.
I have visited the gardens of numerous bonsai enthusiasts and what surprises me most is that frequently they have far too many trees to maintain.
Pruning deciduous trees in the spring. A beginners' guide
Pascal Houdrusse is a carpenter who became fascinated by bonsai and decided to make bonsai tables.
François Jeker's opinion on Peter Kwakernaat's juniper.
The arakawa maple is one of the most popular trees in the bonsai world. Andrea Meriggioli shows why.