Cutting branches and sealing wounds. Pruning your bonsai tree

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Once you have completed the work of tapering (kokejun), the initial rise (tachiagari), and wiring, you can begin the final shaping of the plant. This is known as pruning your bonsai tree. Pruning reduces the volume of the tree in order to achieve the goal of “keisho-sodai”; small size-great similarity. You need to prune the … Read more

Tips for Indoor Bonsai

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It is fairly hard to keep tropical plants thriving indoors during the winter in north regions. Today we are going to talk about Indoor Bonsai Because our winters are so dark, and our houses are generally very dry, extra steps must be taken to maintain our little corners of Eden indoors. We need to duplicate … Read more

Is Bonsai an Art?

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Bonsai and Penjing are forms of art. And to do art, you need the right bonsai tools. Welcome to the art of bonsai. People tend to consider bonsai as a craft, but it is hard to deny that the end result is indeed artistic. Craft or art, in either case, our bonsai supplies will help. It … Read more

Copper vs Aluminum

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Copper vs Aluminum Bonsai Training Wire Wire is an important aspect of bonsai techniques. At stores, there are wires of many different materials and of many price points and geographical origins That begs the question: copper or aluminum? Copper was used before. But things are changing. Bonsai masters have always used annealed wire copper. We … Read more

Tian Bonsai Tools Review

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An exhaustive review on the characteristics, quality and performance of the Chinese 🇨🇳 bestseller bonsai tools: Tian bonsai tools. The cheap chinese bonsai tool can be found on Amazon, Ebay, or Aliexpress. May be you have been wondering what a good price range would be for some basic tools. Are you a beginner? You need … Read more

Bonsai tools for beginners

In this post we will be talking about bonsai tools for begineers. Essential Bonsai Tools for beginners In our online bonsai shop you will find a fast service where you have the best tools within 24 hours and in many cases with free shipping at home.  We have prepared you a guide to buying bonsai tools that will help … Read more