Pinus mugo „Italian guy“

Pinus mugo „Italian guy“

This special mugo pine comes from a memorable trip to italian mountains in autumn 2011: together with Martin Drábek we visited Mauro Stemberger and that day he took us on a collecting trip where Carlos van der Vaart and Michael Tran made us company. I let this pine recover for 4 growing seasons and in spring 2016 it was repotted into first decent pot. First rough styling was held in summer 2017 just selecting and

Pinus mugo „Swiss-twist“

Pinus mugo „Swiss-twist“

A dynamic yamadori mugo pine which has its history described on our old blog (post from January 2018). Since then, a repotting and one more styling took place (summer 2019): that time I removed all tricky branches kept for security reasons leaving just the main structure of the crown for the future and improved the movement and position of the defining first right-hand branch as well. Now let´s focus on maturing of the crown and