Winter 2018/2019: I purchased this interesting chinese elm clump two years ago as a part of my friend´s  collection. Haven´t done a lot since then, just feeding a lot and trimming in order to keep the tree in good health condition. I know this tree for a long time, however, I´ve never really liked the tree/pot combo, so this spring I definitely plan to change the pot for a bigger oval, I hope to find
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This chuhin size korean hornbeam is progressing nicely since I purchased it in summer 2018. In winter it was fully restyled and in spring 2019 repotted into a pot by Hugo Studenik. Now it is ready for the exhibition in Prague which will be held very soon on 7 – 8 September. Tento menší korejský habr jsem pořídil loni v létě a od té doby se pěkně posunul – přes zimu proběhlo kompletní přetvarování a
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I posted this little guy on our old blog back in December 2018 when I did a restyling, here is a previous text: I purchased this shimpaku juniper 2 years ago as a little bit neglected used-to-be bonsai imported from Japan many years ago. In those past 2 growing seasons I´ve been wondering how to improve this tree in terms of aesthetic design and this late fall I reset the structure and change the planting
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This monster larch is definitely an eye-catcher on our bonsai garden. Started in 2013 and the actual look is from the complete re-styling made this February. The larch will feature in an article in next issue of the czech bonsai magazine, so this time I´ll let speak the images for themselves. Tento mohutný modřín je vděčným objektem pohledů návštěvníků naší zahrady. Založen byl na jaře 2013 a aktuální podoba je z posledního kompletního tvarování z
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From all the spring blooming of dozens of deciduous trees, mostly p.mahaleb, in our bonsai garden I´ve had time to decently photographed just this one (which will feature in an article in a czech bonsai magazine). As every year, at this time we are completely busy with repotting, some yamadori collecting and also work on client´s gardens. Anyhow, you can see this mahalebs´s progression in gallery below, getting better year by year, this summer we
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