Schefflera Bonsai, One from a Cutting, The Bonsai Zone, June 2018

I am re potting my Schefflera bonsai into a large 3D printed bonsai pot. I add the finishing touches, a display stand and base. My large Banyan style Schefflera is in a growing phase, and just gets a minor adjustment. Today’s update is my American…

Repotting my Ponytail Palm Bonsai, The Bonsai Zone, June 2018

I repot my Ponytail Palm bonsai into a larger mica bonsai pot, just in time before it rains! Today’s update is my Asparagus Fern bonsai. Here is a link to the playlist for the Ponytail Palm bonsai….. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQouTWwmTQowU_hEDjFhZTfI-5-LlBCAp

Creating a water and land penjing with a lone pine, The Bonsai Zone, June 2018

My root over rock style bonsai gets a spring pruning and a new pot, as I create a water/land style bonsai landscape. The tree is a tall windswept style Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris). To see earlier videos of this tree, click the playlist here…. Music…

My Hibiscus and Sabre Leaf Ficus Update, The Bonsai Zone, June 2018

My Hibiscus bonsai grew well over the winter and needs a spring trimming! I’m also re potting it at a new planting angle to improve the overall look of the tree. My Sabre Leaf Ficus gets some much needed maintenance after a long winter. Updates…

Avatar Grove, Bonsai Forest, Part 3, The Bonsai Zone, May 2018

I apply the finishing touches to the Avatar Grove bonsai forest! This bonsai forest is styled to look like the recently discovered old growth forest near Port Renfrew in British Columbia, Canada. In this video I add moss, rocks, sand, sticks and Sedum. These elements…

Avatar Grove, Bonsai Forest, Part 2, The Bonsai Zone, May 2018

More big changes to the miniature Avatar Grove, bonsai forest. I prune the existing trees, build the hill even higher and I also add 4 more trees, to this penjing landscape. For more information on the Toronto Bonsai Show, click the link below and then…

Blade Runner Style Juniper Bonsai, The Bonsai Zone, Part 3, May 2018

I’m re potting my Juniper bonsai, and also making a few styling decisions to try and create a replicant style Bonsai. I hope to style this tree to resemble the bonsai trees in the 1982 movie Blade Runner. Music by Jo San….. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCODk-KWU_78TW7y3eEWbCzw

Blade Runner Style Juniper Bonsai, Part 2, The Bonsai Zone, May 2018

I finish re potting the Asparagus fern bonsai and set the stage for re potting the needle Juniper in part three! The scientific name for this plant is Asparagus aethiopicus. It is not a true fern, and is considered a weed. It is native to…