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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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Beginner’s Guide to Bonsai Gardening

Beginner’s Guide to Bonsai Gardening

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bonsai gardening is a way for you to unleash your creativity. It is a chance for you to get involved with a living piece of art. Bonsai affords you to become more relaxed because it needs a Zen-like peace of mind to start with the hobby. This will eliminate the cause of stress that you […]

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Bonsai Trees for Sale in County Clare

Bonsai Trees for Sale in County Clare

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Bonsai Collector in County Clare is leaving Ireland and is selling the following native species trees, that have been trained as Bonsai.  The “Large Pine” and the “Cascade/Candle Pine” Bonsai, were collected in Connemara near Barna on bog land 3 years ago, the owner of the land said that she planted it with her […]

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Lazy Sunday morning bonsai

Lazy Sunday morning bonsai

| May 13, 2012

That lazy Sunday morning, just me and the trees chillin. Especially good is that lazy Sunday morning with the bright sunshine, dappled breeze, no rain when your feeling kinda of wrecked from the busy Saturday weeding the driveway or what ever other vigorous activity you enjoy doing. I kinda like it, as the Monday blues are taking a break, thoughts […]

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Fuchsia in New Zealand

Fuchsia in New Zealand

| April 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Fuchsia (named after Leonhard Fuchs, a 16th century German botanist) is a genus of over 100 species of shrubs and small trees. Although there are four New Zealand native species (colensoi, excorticata, perscandens and procumbens) and one from Tahiti, the vast bulk of the genus occurs in Central and South America.  Think of fuchsias and […]

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Keeping your bonsai healthy

Keeping your bonsai healthy

| April 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

In general, every two weeks feed bonsai with a high-nitrogen fertilizer from late spring, and then in summer feed them with a balanced fertilizer, stopping for four weeks during the hottest part of the summer and starting again in late summer with a low-nitrogen or tomato fertilizer. High-nitrogen fertilizer feeds leaves and buds, and low-nitrogen […]

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