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4 Essential Bonsai Care Tips for Beginners

4 Essential Bonsai Care Tips for Beginners

| November 15, 2012

Many don’t know this, but gardening is a very relaxing hobby. Re-potting, watering and caring for your plants is a great way to release stress and it allows you to think. But for those who don’t have the space or the time for a big garden, one option they have is to care for a […]

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10 Bonsai Tips for American Moms

10 Bonsai Tips for American Moms

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Most of the time, the first bonsai most people buy is chosen at random on an impulse buy, usually the most reasonably priced.  Most people also learn the hard way that it turned out to be not so inexpensive if it didn’t make it past its first month.   Buy your first bonsai at a merchant who […]

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Bonsai Learner Permit

Bonsai Learner Permit

| January 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

Someone once told me a long time ago to get a ‘Learner Permit’ for a Bonsai. I wasn’t too sure at that stage of my early Bonsai life what they meant. After all it is only a tree that just happens to live in a pot! How wrong could I be. You see Bonsai or as I […]

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Serissa Bonsai

Serissa Bonsai

| December 13, 2011 | 19 Comments

Serissas make excellent bonsai with the right care and shaping. They are an evergreen shrub native to China, Japan, and Indochina (Southeast Asia) where it may be found growing in the woods and wet fields. The serissa foetida has small oval leaves which are slightly larger than the serissa japonica’s. It may erupt with small […]

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Beginner Bonsai – Juniper

Beginner Bonsai – Juniper

| December 11, 2011 | 10 Comments

A Juniper bonsai is one type of bonsai trees that is suitable for beginners because it is quite easy to be taken care of. Their are many types of juniper that can be turned into bonsai, such as Shimpaku, Japanese Garden, Green Mound, Chinese Juniper, Sargents, and Needle. These trees are also adaptive as they […]

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How to Determine an Effective Bonsai Soil

How to Determine an Effective Bonsai Soil

| August 15, 2011 | 6 Comments

Bonsai that delicate tree that lives in a tiny pot is very dependent on the quality of the soil that helps it breathe, gain nutrients and water. Without this proper mixture your tree would suffer and if not cared for properly would most likely die.   How do I know the best bonsai soil? Soil […]

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