By Colin Lewis and Neil Sutherland.
Beautifully illustrated hard cover book in good condition.
All you need to know about creating a spectacular display.
This practical guide has been written specifically with the novice in mind showing the reader in a simple, down to earth way, just how easy growing bonsai can be.
Aquiring suitable plants, root pruning, training techniques and general maintenance are all covered by detailed step by step photographs and clear, easy to follow text.
Practical examples of creating many different styles of bonsai, advanced techniques such as leaf pruning and thread grafting, winterprotection, feeding and pest control are also covered in detail.
A month by month work shedule, advice on buying bonsai, and where to learn more about this absorbing hobby complete this indespensable guide to growing and displaying bonsai.
Main Contents Headings:
How A Bonsai Grows
The Raw Material
The Classic Bonsai Styles
Creating Your Bonsai
Aging and Refinement
Care and Maintenance
The Bonsai Year
Where To Learn More
Large hardback, good condition