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…

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

I’m creating a replicant of a bonsai tree featured in the 1982 movie, Blade Runner. The mica pot that I want to plant my Juniper bonsai in, has my Asparagus Fern bonsai in it. I’ll have to do some re arranging! To see the first…

Yamadori Day, Collecting Wild Trees for Bonsai, May 2018

A fun day of collecting trees, with the Kitchener Waterloo Bonsai Society in the wilderness of Ontario, Canada. We search for natural trees that would be suitable for bonsai on our annual club collection trip. A collected tree from nature is called a Yamadori bonsai,…

My Bonsai Forest and My Ginseng Ficus, Part 5, April 2018

Soon I’ll find out what trees survived the cold winter in the Bonsai Zone! I am finishing this 5 part series, by planting a small, but old Ficus microcarpa bonsai, in my 3D printed bonsai pot. Music by Jo San….. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCODk-KWU_78TW7y3eEWbCzw 3D bonsai pots printed…

My Bonsai Forest and My Ginseng Ficus, Part 4, April 2018

I start my day with a road trip to buy some bonsai pots and end up buying a Larch forest planting from a Qingquan Zhao workshop! After a garden tour, I head home and finish the work on my 3D printed bonsai pot, for my…