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Little white pine

One needle out of place 😂 Advertisements

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Back of the Garage

Secured my spot for the morning behind the garage as the lads carry on replacing our Double glazing on Day 2. Tidy workspace my chair … hot Brew and a few thousand Pine Needles 👍🏻

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Birch Raft

The birch raft is growing well this year. I do feel though that it should be in a bigger pot… Any suggestions?? 🤔 Some of the inner leaves yellow a little. this could be down to poor light due to … Continue reading

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WhitePine Flowers

Posted a short slomo video of my Shohin Whitepine on Instagram.  This goes to show how many flowers can grow on a healthy Japanese Whitepine. This year for this tree, because these have sneaked up on my a bit faster than I’d … Continue reading

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Loss is Hard to Take

With World Bonsai Day I celebrated the life of my tree… As I’ve hidden this tree away from the Internet for a while and folk keep asking me how’s the Hawthorn. I thought I’d better post an update. Sadly the … Continue reading

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Elm – Airlayer

I was kindly given this Elm by Chris Royal. The base of which did nothing for me. So after some consultation with Will Baddeley at a recent VOCBS meeting I decided to attack it with an Airlayer before too many … Continue reading

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Scots pine – Wiring

I’ve been a bit late working on my trees this year, having moved house. This year this Chuhin sized Scots pine will require a repot. So I decided to wire and style the tree in preparation. I’ve had the tree … Continue reading

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Pot choosing time…

I spent time this Christmas making wiretree 9… Finally finished, and then managed to drop the pot and smash it to pieces:( So these are the two alternatives I have available for this wiretree. Would you please help me choose…? … Continue reading

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Better or Worse

The weather is a little rubbish at the moment.  Having just moved house I’m glad I haven’t got benches for the wind the throw my trees from. But leaves them vulnerable to the winter weather which is on its way… … Continue reading

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Lack of posts

Sorry for the lack of posts recently. We’re right in the middle of the run up to moving house!! Even my trees have had to be packed up ready for a 3 week holiday!   

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