Carpinus coreana 02

Carpinus coreana 02

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

Shimpaku juniper 01

Shimpaku juniper 01

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

Taiwan bonsai gardens

Taiwan bonsai gardens

During our Taiwan trip, we had a chance to visit few bonsaists and their gardens. Of course, it was possible thanks to our great guide Min Hsuan Lo, so ones more, thanks a lot for this opportunity! It was inspiring to discuss about the different styles, tree species, possibilities, about the taiwanese approach to bonsai art. As we mentioned before, we like the taiwanese way of styling and also the way, how they prepare trees