Posts by New World Bonsai

Chickasaw Plum Progression Series

Chickasaw Plum is a native species that produces beautiful white blooms in early Spring while the tree is still bare....

Starting Bonsai from Seedlings – Sweet Acacia

Often I work with seedlings because good quality stock doesn’t exist for the species I want to grow. Only so...

Creating a Live Oak Bonsai – Year Five of Training

Living in Florida for the greater part of my youth I’ve climbed and admired Live Oaks just as any respectable...

Developing a River Birch Bonsai

The River Birch below was trained from a seedling for bonsai and spent about three years in the field on...

The Farm Has Been Moved!

For me, this new year came not with the sound of crackling fireworks or bubbling champagne but it crept in...

Fall Update

Here are just a few of the trees that have been worked on recently. Yes, some of these will be...

Podocarpus Progression Series

This massive tree was collected at the beginning of 2012. After resting for almost a year it was recovering nicely...

Styling a Japanese Dwarf Juniper and some Japanese Black Pine

Styling a Japanese Dwarf Juniper and some Japanese Black Pine

Well it has been an incredibly busy Spring, here’s a little glimpse of some trees we’ve been working on! This...

Bonsai Veteran Chris Fry pays a visit and some nice shots of trees!

Bonsai Veteran Chris Fry pays a visit and some nice shots of trees!

For those of you who don’t know Chris Fry, he’s been working with plants, topiary, and bonsai since he was...

Carving a Seju Elm and a Bloodwood Campeche

Carving a Seju Elm and a Bloodwood Campeche

Recently I had some fun projects to work on. The first tree up is fairly mature Chinese Elm that needed...