Hints and Teasers

Hints and Teasers

Bonsai Basics: Meanderings of an Old Man

By Lew Buller

sun effect on leaves

Sun, Water, Flowers, Fertilizer, Soil, Stones, Pest and Disease

Hints and Teasers

Brain Teasers

by Lew Buller 

Is this tree a gymnosperm? What species is it? 

Hints and Teasers

Helpful Hints 1

by Lew Buller

Creating Jin, Creating Shari, Creating Root-over-Rock, Hollow centers in the root ball, Over-pot and Under-pot, The fingernail test, Trim deadwood

Hints and Teasers

Helpful Hints 2

by Lew Buller

Making fertilizer, Annealed copper wire, Wood blocks for planting angles, Making a turntable, Reusing soil

Hints and Teasers

Helpful Hints 3

by Lew Buller

Use Brass not iron or steel, Testing for moisture, Making your own tools, Soil additives, Jin as a major design feature, Keep your tools clean and sanitary

Hints and Teasers

Helpful Hints 4

by Lew Buller

Balance is important, Bare rooting your tree

Hints and Teasers

Helpful Hints 5

by Lew Buller

Bonsai Myths, Approach Grafting, Five-gallon buckets, Tool box, Computer calendar