Category: 2019

Acer Campestre Yamadori Collection Rootball focus

“English Field Maple” Yamadori collection of field grown from seed for Bonsai by Rutland Bonsai. Radial Root Ball straight from the ground. Root ball Quarter filled the 45 litre container upon collection. 🙂 Field maple Plants Description: From Wikipedia.   Scientific name: Acer campestre Family: Sapindaceae Kingdom: Plantae Order: Sapindales Higher classification: Maple Rank: Species  …

Chinese Elm Yamadori December 2019

Chinese elm Ulmus parvifolia Plants Description From: Wikipedia.  Scientific name: Ulmus parvifolia Rank: Species Higher classification: Elm Lower classifications: True Green Chinese Elm, Ulmus parvifolia ‘Emer II’   Commonly known as the Chinese elm or lacebark elm, is a species native to eastern Asia, including China, Taiwan, Japan, North Korea, and Vietnam. It has been…

dec03 -2019 – thoughts on compost bays

Dec 3rd 2019 Plot Diary. Shaded Shed and Glade Area for Compost. – Improvement and clearance. This Gallery is the Lower end of the Nurseries plots as it looks now. As the seasons turn to frosts that remain on the ground all day, but are not heavy yet. This area gets a lot of traffic,…

When trees grow up

Larch Tree progression. I bought the Larch tree featured in this post from ebay about 7 years ago. As you will see; it was tiny and came with 3 main trunks. Near matchstick thin and a young sapling. Time inevitably marches (Or Larches; in this case) on… The tree was quickly potted on from the…