Colorado Bonsai – Metasequoia Glyptostroboides – Dawn Redwood

I have noticed most Metasequoia Glyptostroboides – Dawn Redwood Bonsai trees are designed like a typical conifer tree would be with the branches styled in a downward motion. Dawn Redwoods growing in the wild do not grow with there branches … Continue reading →

Colorado Bonsai – 2017 Rocky Mountain Bonsai Society Show

I made a new gallery of Bonsai trees and Suiseki stones from the 2017 Rocky Mountain Bonsai Society show. The show had unique visitors, a praying mantis and a squirrel. … Continue reading →

Colorado Rocky Mountain Bonsai – Suiseki Awarded 27th Best World Wide Bonsai Blog

This blog and website was honored with the 27th Best Worldwide Bonsai Blog. The owner of the website would like to thank all of the Bonsai artists around the world who have articles and videos on this website designed to … Continue reading →

Colorado Bonsai – Layering a big old Prunus mahaleb Yamadori to get two single trunk pre Bonsai.

This is a great video about air layering trees. The artist first air layers a wild Prunus Mahaleb in the wild. This is a really great idea, why not air layer a tree in the wild that may not be … Continue reading →

Colorado Bonsai – Bjorn Bjorholm “Where am I this week?”

Here is Bjorn Bjorholm latest video. I really enjoyed watching this video. Great transformation on Hollywood and Shimpaku junipers. Really nice work on very large rock plantings. This video will be posted on the Junipers (Conifers) page and under Landscapes … Continue reading →

Colorado Bonsai – “The Beautiful Windswept Trees of Slope Point”

Wow all of these trees in this article are natural trees. I think these trees are giving me some ideas on my one and only one windswept Bonsai tree. The Beautiful Windswept Trees of Slope Point Photo credit: rosedeane … Continue reading →

Colorado Bonsai – “Trees with “Crown Shyness” Mysteriously Avoid Touching Each Other”

Interesting article on the crowns of trees. Trees with “Crown Shyness” Mysteriously Avoid Touching Each Other.  Photo below courtesy: Photo: Patrice78500 (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons … Continue reading →