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Juniperus Communis “Repanda” cliff, December 2017

2 years ago with the bonsai friends we experimented with creating stone plantings and out of some slate stone I created a cliff looking “pot”.        …

Willow forest

Two years ago got one bigger branch from willow (Salix fragilis ‘Bullata’) in Kuivalahti which pieces I have put directly into water. I got all of them root and…

The Larches

Both larches I have I brought from Manchester, Tony Tickles Burrs Bonsai Workshop. One of them I bought for the workshop which Tony found and arranged for me (Thanks Tony!)….

Chaenomeles japonica (lat), Flowering Quince (eng), Japaninruusukvitteni (fin), Japanska dunja (cro)

Bought in Viherpaja for 15.90€ early spring 2016. It already had flowers on it when brought it home. When choosing the plant I used nylon gloves to inspect the roots…

Parthenocissus quinquefolia (lat), Virginia creeper (eng), imukärhivilliviini (fin), divlja loza (cro),

Got it from JanTam summer 2015 which I moved to a bigger pot trying to give more energy to restore/create more branching. Has a very nice trunk which is…

Ribes uva-crispa (lat), gooseberry (eng), karviainen (fin), ogrozd (cro)

Bought and planted into our back yard 2005. Grew very weakly due to position being near the forest edge, rocky surface, and lots of big trees roots sucking…

Juniperus chinensis (lat), Chinese juniper (eng), Kiinalainen kataja (fin), Kineska kleka (cro)

Bought in November 2015 in Vantaan Viherpaja. Got it for a couple of euros, just one full branch with little growth in it. Trying to make a tree…

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana “Ellwoodii” (lat), Lawson cypress/Port Orford cedar (eng),Lawsoninsypressi (fin), Lawsonov čempres (cro)

Bought in the local garden center for 7.9€, being 80cm tall plant with pretty thick trunk in my opinion. Wanted to try this type of tree due to…

Citrofortunella microcarpa (lat), Calamondin orange (eng), Kalamondin narandza (cro)

Bought around 10 years ago on a discount in a local garden center. It grew fine with each year flowering and fruit production. Each year the production decreased…

Juniperus chinensis “Stricta” (lat), Chinese juniper (eng), Kiinalainen kataja (fin), Kineska kleka (cro)

Bought in autumn 2014 from a generic plant shop. Starting styling it before reading anything about bonsai. Made a stupid mistake by cutting 2 “trunks” instead of making…