Japanese white pine development example 3

Field grown Japanese white pine  white pine 3 Branch selection
The first 2 main braches 
have been used to create the
basic shape of the tree. 
  • After binding the lower section of each branch with
    bicycle tube branches were
    heavily wired and bent into shape . Front view of shaped tree
    after finer wiring of small
    branchesBack view if wired tree
  • The tree was dried out for 2 weeks prior to wiring.
    Major trunk will be removed in July or august when tree is dormant.
Major trunk has been removed. Now in a bonsai training pot,the remains of the original trunk will be carved off in the future

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  1. Best bonsai nursery ever the owner was incredibly knowledgeable and generous. Would be a great nursery to visit for any enthusiast. Lots of field grown stock coming out apparently in the winter of 2024

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