Pinus sylvestris

Common Names: Scots Pine, Scotch Pine, Riga Pine and Norway Pine

Botanical & Ecological Characteristics:

Colorado State University: Pinon “Pitch Mass” Borer   Note: This borer may affect Scots Pine trees.

Colorado State University: Zimmerman Pine Moth Note: Damage may look like Colorado Pine Beatle

Missouri Botanical Garden:  Tree Profile

North Carolina State University:  Tree Profile

Plant Walks:  Pinus sylvestris var. fastigiata ‘Fastigiata’ (Sentinel Pine) Video

University of Connecticut: Tree Profile

University of Florida: Tree Profile

United States Department of Agriculture:  Tree Profile

US Federal Database:  Tree Profile

Wikipedia:  Tree Profile

Bonsai Information:

Adams Bonsai by Julian Adams:  PINE BONSAI FOLIAGE CONTROL

Creating new buds on Scots Pine old wood by Tony Tickle  New 12-14-2016

Bonsai 4 Me:  Pinus/ Pine Bonsai

History of a Bunjin Scots Pine by crataegus Bonsai  New 11-22-2016

Jerry “bonsaihunk” Meislik:  Pines As Bonsai In The Northern USA

Koda Maart Studio by Baudouin De Lorgeril: THE PINE

OF Bonsai Magazine:  Two Needle Pine Care Basics

Finished Trees:

Art of Bonsai:  Gallery: Pines  Scroll Down

Bonsai Bark: Scots & Scotch

Bonsai Bark:  Scots Pine: One Artist, Four Trees

The New York Botanical Garden:  Tree

Walter Pall Bonsai: Pine Trees  Scroll down and enter sylvestris in the search box to see more trees.

Willowblog Chat:  4 Trees

Progression Trees:

Bonsai – Pavel Slovak:  Progression Trees  Large site with professionaly styled trees from start to finsh by Pavel. High quality photo’s are used on this web site.

Bonsai Eejit:  Restyling a Scots Pine

Bonsai Empire:  The Beautiful Face of Ugly, styling a Pinus sylvestris

Bonsai Focus:  Tree Progression

Carlos Vandervaart:  Tree Progression

Kodama Art Studio:  Tree Progressions  Scroll Down

Walter Pall Bonsai:  Scots pine #6 – Huge tree. Scroll down and enter sylvestris in the search box to see more trees

Wild Wood Bonsai:  Triple trunk Pinus sylvestris var Scotia

Videos:

Bonsai Eejit:  Bonsai Europa 2015 Scots Pine

Bonsai Eejit:  Collecting Scots Pines April 2012

Bonsai Eejit:  Restyling a Scots Pine

Bonsai Eejit:  Scots Pine Progression 1998 – 2010

Bonsai Empire: Bonsai demo by Mitsuo Matsuda  New 05-09-2017

Graham Potter:  Creating Bonsai Trees – Scots Pine

Graham Potter:  Bonsai for Less than the Price of a Shirt

Graham Potter:  Bonsai Tree Styling Scots Pine – Heavy Duty!  New 08-06-2017

Graham Potter: Styling Scots Pine – Heavy Duty!

Graham Potter:  Scots Pine Yamadori Goes Into It’s First Pot

Graham Potter: Yamodori Scots Pine

Pavel Slovak:  Pinus sylvestris yamadori – long branch – february 2013

Peter Warren:  NIBS Peter Warren Workshop Part 5 Pinus Sylvestris

pin sylvestre 2em partie raphia  by  francois gau  Video is in French, but you should be able to follow along ok.  New 10-25-2016

pin sylvestre analyse de mise en forme 4em partie by  francois gau  Video is in French, but you should be able to follow along ok.  New 10-25-2016

pin sylvestre presentation de la 1er mise en forme 5eme partie  by  francois gau  Video is in French, but you should be able to follow along ok.  New 10-25-2016

Ryan Neil’s demo at Bonsai San 2015 by Bonsai Empire  New 07-08-2017

Scots Pine @ Bonsai Sense by Bjorn Bjorholm  New 11-22-2016

Scots Pine By Ryan Neil at Hexham, Designing, Planning, Pruning, Bending & Wiring Techniques by Paul Smitherman  New 07-08-2017

UMZMerlinBonsai Erstgestaltung Pinus Sylvestris by Jan Schwope

Will Baddeley:  Bonsai Artist – Demonstration – Styling Two Scots Pines – Part 1, Part 2, Part 3  New 12-02-2016