Saturday, March 28, 2020

What do you want to learn about Bonsai?

Tweet Dear Friend, I know that your time is valuable, so I’ll get right to the point. I need your advice! I’m putting the finishing touches on a new product called “Growing Bonsai for Beginners,” and want to make sure that I don’t leave anything out. So, will you let me know your biggest question […]

Q: Caring for a Bonsai Tree on Vacation

July 7, 2010 by  
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Tweet Question:  Is caring for a Bonsai tree while I’m on vacation difficult?  Do I need to hire someone to take care of my plant while I’m gone? ~Louise in Tulsa, OK Hi Louise and thank you for your question!  The answer to your question really depends upon how long you intend to be gone.  […]

Q: Beginner Tips and Tools You Will Need To Grow Bonsai

February 16, 2010 by  
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Tweet Question:   I am a Bonsai newbie. Before I dive in and start creating a tree is there anything that I can read or things I need to know before I begin? ~ Matthew in Chicago Hello Matthew!  Growing a Bonsai tree indoors can be a rewarding experience even for the most novice of gardeners. […]

Q: Bonsai Tree Delivery

October 15, 2009 by  
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Tweet Question:  I want to buy a bonsai tree online.  How can I pick a reputable seller and what should I look out for? The quality of Japanese bonsai available for purchase has improved greatly over the past 10 years. You can now find bonsai from many different places such as your local plant nursery […]

Q. Shaping your First Japanese Bonsai Tree

October 11, 2009 by  
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Tweet Question:  Hi Sensei! I am new to Japanese Bonsai and have a question about shaping my first tree.  How exactly do you shape a Bonsai? Can you walk me through? ~ Michelle in Lexington Hello Michelle! Shaping your first Japanese bonsai tree will require you to have patience with yourself. You will make mistakes […]