Juniperus sabina 02

Juniperus sabina 02

I had never really liked the juniper bonsai trees, to admire them, well ok, but not to work with them for my personal collection… My trips to Japan and mostly to Taiwan in 2018 had been changing my view step by step and once I saw the high mountain taiwanese junipers growing in their original habitat I finally started to get the idea of how I would like to approach this species. Also, in last

Picea abies „Kraken“

Picea abies „Kraken“

European spruce collected in 2012 in Romania, recently after its 3rd styling: this tree is one of my personal favourites in our garden. I have always tried „not to tame the beast“ and kept the original wild features of this unique specimen, I will try hard to have this on my mind in future as well…  For next repotting in spring 2021 or 2022 quite an original pot needs to be found. Smrk ztepilý vyzvednutý

Prunus mahaleb 06

Prunus mahaleb 06

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