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  • Indoor Bonsai Tree Care

    Indoor Bonsai Tree Care

    Bonsai Basics

    There is a big misconception among bonsai beginners that all bonsai trees can be kept indoors.  Not true! Yes, some bonsai trees can be happy as an indoor bonsai tree.  Sadly, many just don’t survive indoors well. It all has to...

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  • Bonsai As A Hobby Vs. A Profession

    Bonsai As A Hobby Vs. A Profession

    Bonsai Philosophy

    This hobby of ours is part art, part gardening, part science and part engineering.  It has rules and guidelines for the serious among us with occasional scorn for those who break the “rules.” Bonsai is full of different critics and...

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  • Automating Bonsai Care

    Automating Bonsai Care

    Bonsai Automation

    Most hobbies can be time consuming — That’s part of the joy of it. Bonsai is no different. To do bonsai at a high level, it’s takes a lifetime.  To do it as a hobby, well, we’re allowed to take...

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  • The Amazing Health Benefits Of Bonsai Trees

    The Amazing Health Benefits Of Bonsai Trees

    Bonsai Philosophy

    When we talk about bonsai gardening, creating bonsai trees and caring for our collections, we tend to talk about the beauty and serenity of it all. While that’s definitely true, there are some other benefits that need to be mentioned....

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  • Why It’s Not Easy To Learn From "The Pros"

    Why It’s Not Easy To Learn From "The Pros"

    Bonsai Philosophy

    Have you ever noticed how hard it is to learn from the "pro’s?" It’s a weird thing…  These people are best in class.  The top of the top.  True professionals. They’re willing to teach something, and we want to learn...

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  • Unusual Species To Bonsai

    Unusual Species To Bonsai

    Beautiful Bonsai Trees

    When you’re creating a bonsai tree, one of the first questions to answer is “what.”  That is, what type of tree will you bonsai? Anything with a thick and old looking trunk, and small leaves would work best.  But, that’s...

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  • My Favorite Flowering Bonsai Trees

    My Favorite Flowering Bonsai Trees

    Beautiful Bonsai Trees

    I’m not sure that there’s anything more remarkable than a flowering bonsai tree in full bloom. It’s true that my favorite trees aren’t flowering trees, but you can’t deny the glory that is a thick, aged Azalea bonsai in full...

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