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 →

Colorado Bonsai – Rhus copallina ‘Lanham’s Purple’ Updates

I have updated the Rhus Copallina Sumac “Lanham’s Purple” Bonsai page. The tree is now totally leafed out and has grown 2 new major branches which I am going to keep. Green moss has been added and the tree is … Continue reading →

Colorado Bonsai – Barberry – BERBERIS thunbergii (BONANZA GOLD) Update

I have updated the Barberry Bonanza Gold Bonsai page with a new gallery of the tree completely leafed  out and a golden/yellow form of Irish Moss added to it. It is is shown on its on page, under Barberry Bonsai … Continue reading →