Spring Is Awesome!

I love when my trees begin to bud in the very early spring, especially the new arrivals, but I’m just awestruck when spring really kicks in.  Shoots start extending, and you get a glimpse of the health of each and every one of your bonsai and pre-bonsai. The...

Coming Attractions

Spring isn’t quite here officially, but the vast majority of my trees think it is and are popping buds to prove it.  Here are a few trees that will be hitting the sale pages in the coming weeks. Bald cypress – Taxodium distichum Check out the buds on this...

The Humble Bud Turns Powerful

Many of you read my post from a few weeks back, “The Humble Bud – Sign of Things To Come.”  The bud is the means by which any plant grows to its genetic limit and is able to remain alive for the duration of its lifespan.  Most of them begin as a very...

Are You Getting Our Notices?

I’ve just learned that not everyone on our email list is receiving the blog post and new tree alerts.  If you stopped getting emails from me a few months ago, it may be due to the switch of hosting service and email accounts that happened then.  Please check...