A trip of discovery to Shikoku Island, south-east Japan.
Here is an impression of the annual spring Shunga-ten, held in Osaka, Japan in the Hanahaku-kinen Park and organised by the Shohin Bonsai Association..
Finding out for yourself the best time to repot deciduous trees isn't easy. Our smart guide to varieties and their cultivars gives you the answers you need.
Under the guidance of Hiroki Miura, the Japanese popstar, Ayaka Yamamoto, creates the impression of a willow bonsai by using a different species.
The Azuma pines are grown from the best seed...
Dan Barton's passion for ceramics
The bonsai passion of Alfredo Salaccione.
Thor Holvila travels to the ancient Japanese pottery town...
Summer accent plants that grow near water...
Bjorn Bjorholm works on a juniper with hidden qualities
Bringing out the best from material with many faults...
A (very) young artist creates unconventional pots that are seriously cool.
Propagate by sowing seeds, or taking cuttings to create new bonsai...
Masahiko Kimura's famous rock plantings.
Creating the moyogi style from a field-grown satsuki with Masaki Yoshii
Chojubai, the dwarf variety of the Japanese quince, is cut in half.
Planting a tree on a rock gives you plenty of creative freedom.
Creating a literati red pine by focusing on the dropping branch
Be inspired by Yukio as he makes the most out of material. This time we focus on Yew and Hinoki.
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 . . .
Kai Sperling just makes pots. As he says himself, he's a potter for bonsai
How to create bonsai from cuttings; the Korean juneberry.
Pot choice for a literati style tree.
A twin trunk becomes an elegant moyogi style.
Maintaining and improving a rock-grown Japanese maple.
The bonsai passion of Jeremiah Lee
Nao Tokutake’s passion for bonsai ceramics.
World Bonsai Convention Saitama-Japan.