Covering every key technique and style, plus cultivation, maintenance, and display, these right-from-the-beginning bonsai basics go from root to leaf to bud a tree s entire lifecycle. Large, close-up photos show how they grow, and how to buy and propagate them. Trim, shape with wire, repot, root prune, and do summer pinching. Most spectacular are the displays, including a handsome broom-style "Zelkova"; micro-forest on a slab; simple but wonderfully effective raft planting; and dramatic-looking tree with its roots wrapped ...

Growing & Displaying Bonsai 2002, Sterling, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780806976532