Tag: bonsai

Dec 13, 2018

This Bonsai Forest by Masahiko Kimura is Incredible

This Bonsai Forest by Masahiko Kimura is Incredible

A beautiful Hinoki forest planting by Bonsai master Masahiko Kimura

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Dec 20, 2016

15 Beautiful Bonsai Forests

15 Beautiful Bonsai Forests

15 wonderful little, big forests for your viewing pleasure

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Apr 13, 2016

Picture of the Day: Sublime Bonsai Azalea

Picture of the Day: Sublime Bonsai Azalea

Seen here is a stunning pink Bonsai azalea in bloom at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum in Washington, D.C.

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Jan 28, 2016

There’s a Kickstarter for Floating Bonsai and it Looks Awesome

There’s a Kickstarter for Floating Bonsai and it Looks Awesome

“Air Bonsai” is a project by Hoshinchu that adds a new feature to the art of Bonsai—levitation

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Apr 28, 2015

This Bonsai Master’s Greatest Work of Art is a Loving Tribute to his Grandkids

This Bonsai Master’s Greatest Work of Art is a Loving Tribute to his Grandkids

Goshin (Japanese: “protector of the spirit”) is a bonsai created by Bonsai Master John Yoshio Naka. It is a forest planting of eleven Foemina junipers (Juniperus chinensis), the earliest of which Naka began training into bonsai in 1948. Naka donated it to the National Bonsai Foundation in 1984 for display at the United States…

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Jul 20, 2014

A Bonsai Tree in Space

A Bonsai Tree in Space

Japanese artist Azuma Makoto recently ventured to Nevada’s Black Rock Desert (home of Burning Man) to launch a Japanese white pine bonsai into space. The artist also arranged a stunning bouquet with about 30 varieties of flowers from around the world and launched them into space as well. The project, entitled Exobiotanica, occurred on…

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Aug 12, 2013

The 388-Year-Old Bonsai that Survived Hiroshima

The 388-Year-Old Bonsai that Survived Hiroshima

Photograph by rcbryson on Flikr On display at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum at the United States National Arboretum is this remarkable Japanese White Pine (Pinus parviflora ‘Miyajima’) bonsai sometimes known as Hiroshima Survivor. According to the tree’s display placard, it has been in training since 1625 making it 388-years-old. Oh and it…

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