New PDF release: Bonsai Basics: A Step-By-Step Guide To Growing, Training &

By Christian Pessey

ISBN-10: 0806903279

ISBN-13: 9780806903279

This basic advisor for first-time bonsai growers, with effortless directions and greater than two hundred full-color photographs and drawings, covers picking out a hardy specimen; the necessities of pruning, wiring, and getting older; and holding your bonsai fit. study the numerous forms of bonsai shaping, vital tree types, woodland groupings, and more.

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Always collect the leaves you have cut. If you leave them lying around, the plant will look unkempt and the decomposing leaves will keep the soil damp and favo ur infection by fungal diseases. 3. Once it has been pruned, the good proportions of the tree are restored. Pruning can be done several times in the growing season. Clipping a maple leaf: here, using the special leafcutting scissors which form part of the bonsai enthusiast's equipment. 1. The luxuriant foliage of this Ze/kova serraw needs pruning.

T he disk prevents the surface compost being disturbed during watering. Sow the smallest seeds from a piece of folded paper or thin cardboard as they may stick to your hand. Then cover them with a dusting of soil. 34 OBTAINING YOUR BONSAI Peat pots are excellent for seed sowing. Before sowing or 11otting up, soak peat pots. T his young maple was sown in its plastic pot. The moist peat pots can now be filled with compost. This mini-propagator makes an excellent container for pots of sown seeds or potted bonsai seedlings.

Before transplanting into a special bonsai container, use an ordinary pot after providing it with a drainage hole. Professional nurserymen raise their plants (conifers here) in polythene tunnels or greenhouses. OBTA INING YOUR BONSAI 37 VEGETATIVE PROPAGATION This term is used to describe all the techniques by which plants are grown other than from seed. This means producing roots from growing branches. This category also includes grafting, although here two plants are linked rather than root growth being produced.

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