Last weekend, my family met up at my aunts house in the high country of Colorado for Easter. I brought with me a shovel, a bunch of pots and bonsai soil. You see, my aunt has a massive property with tons of rocky outcrops, and I quickly realized the day before how perfect of an […]Read more "Yamadori Ponderosa Pine"
Originally posted on assortednoveltrees:
Scale miniatures will always be more accurate at reproduction than bonsai. For example, Michael Paul Smith’s cars. I mean, really now. If they can do cars this well… The articulation you can achieve, the deceptive qualities of paint, the resolution of plastic are all much better than you can achieve with…
A couple days ago, my local nursery got in a semi-truck load of new stock. I’ll be heading back over soon for some new trees later this weekend before they’re gone, as well as possibly collecting some Yamadori this weekend, but to hold myself over I picked up a tree that is going to be a […]Read more "An Odd Mugo Pine"
The soil mixing post is finally done. I’m sorry I didn’t get around to it earlier. Whoops. It’s going to be a dual post, as I also repotted a Dwarf Jade after soil mixing. I would have made that a separate post, but there just wasn’t enough content. So, down to business. I like to […]Read more "Mixing Soil And Re-Potting A Dwarf Jade"
So, my birthday is on the horizon. I could be normal and go out and party with my friends, but I quickly waved aside that crazy idea. I instead decided I should purchase more trees so that I spend less time with my friends instead. Whoops. My friend says that she’s going to plan a bonsai intervention […]Read more "A Crassula Argentea And Future Plans"
Hi there! I suppose I should introduce myself before anything else. I’m a Colorado high schooler who recently developed a passion for bonsai. This blog is just as much a learning experience for me as it is a place to store my work and display it. As someone who still has much to discover and explore […]Read more "BonsaiLunacy – What This Blog Is And Why I Created It"
I’m still getting some things set up, as well as trying to get the content of my first bonsai related post ready. It’s probably just going to be a soil mixing post, but I suppose that’s a good place to start. Until then, I’ll be scrambling in my free time to try and get the […]Read more "Hi Everyone"