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Feed that blooming bonsai!

Feed that blooming bonsai!

| May 22, 2010 | 3 Comments

The proper soil and fertilization rates are imperative for a healthy bonsai. Typical bonsai soil is a fast draining loose mix of several compounds such as course sand, gravel, fired clay pellets, expanded shale, peat, and bark. Dependent upon your location the soil components may change or some extra components added such as in Japan […]

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Buttercups and Bonsai…

Buttercups and Bonsai…

| May 23, 2009 | 4 Comments

I had an early morning walk this morning (9am is early to me) and noticed that this year must be the year of the Buttercup. Every year I watch the cycle of the weed invasion on the percolation area. Last year it was the Thistle and the nitrogen fixing Gorse the year before that.

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