Category Archives: Trees

Shohin and Mini Maple Up on the “For Sale” page

A shohin Momiji and a mini Momiji up for sale on the “For Sale” page. Prices reduced on a few pots as well…need to make room for a big ole shipment of painted pots…Gekkous, Issekis, Kousekis, and Hikosanjin.

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Seedling Time!

It’s that time of year again! Bare root seedling time! Growing bonsai from seed can be extremely rewarding(if you’re young and/or have access to a place to grow in the ground). By growing from seedling, as an artist, you have … Continue reading

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Bonsai Gardens of the Northeast Part 2

Thursday morning brought us to see Chase Rosade at Rosade Bonsai Studio. Like Suthin, Chase has also pared down his collection, but it was a pleasure to see his garden, studio, and trees nonetheless. He was kind enough to show … Continue reading

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Bonsai Gardens of the Northeast Part 1

So, settle in, this is going to be a long one! I mentioned in my next to last post that I was taking two Shohin Bonsai professionals from Japan on a tour of American Bonsai nurseries in the Northeast for … Continue reading

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New Trees Up For Sale

New Trees Up for sale! Contact me at Gastrognome at aol dot com. Shohin Root over Rock trident maple. Nice crown, roots gripping the interesting stone nicely. I think some extension on the lower branch to unround the crown is … Continue reading

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New Pots Up 9/2, Blog Info

I posted up a few more pots and trees today on the “For Sale” page. But I do that all the time. Since I started this blog, just a few short months ago, I’ve gotten nearly 70,000 hits from you, … Continue reading

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Shinpaku Go Up!(8/25)

The pines, are, alas, gone. This week I will be listing Junipers. 4 more of them. I’ve posted one already. You know the deal, contact me at Gastrognome at aol dot com And it comes with your choice of pot!

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Trees and More Pots Up, 8/20

I’m forced to sell some trees due to some unexpected medical expenses and a lack of insurance. Check out the “For Sale” page and email me if youre interested. I’ll be posting more trees as I find time to photograph … Continue reading

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Shohin Around My Garden

So I promised myself I’d post more trees up here on the blog and round and about the forums, so I’m not just branded as “that pot guy.” In case it’s not glaringly obvious from the pots I like, I’m … Continue reading

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A problem tree

So here’s a problem tree. As it stands, the style is alright, sort of windswept dealie. But with that great old twisted trunk, with the live veins swirling around as they do, I think it could be much better. Any … Continue reading

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