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BONSAI GUIDEBOOK

BONSAI SPECIES GUIDE

Learn how to care for various species of bonsai trees using our online Bonsai Species Guide. This information guide breaks plant species down by geographical region - Japanese, American and European, and simplifies the care and maintenance information into an easy-to-digest format.
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BONSAI POTS GUIDE

Learn about the history of bonsai pots, from their origins in ancient China to modern-day Tokoname, Japan and the western bonsai potters who are making waves in Europe and the United States. Choosing a pot can be a daunting task, but it is one of the fundamentals of bonsai art that can change the overall appearance of a bonsai tree.

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BONSAI TOOLS GUIDE

Using the proper bonsai tools when creating bonsai trees can make a world of difference in the design outcome. Check out our bonsai tools guide to learn about which tools are necessary for creating quality bonsai trees.

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BONSAI WATERING GUIDE

Watering bonsai trees is one of the most difficult aspects to master. Each tree requires a different approach and each day, as the weather varies, one must adjust to the needs of the plant. Expand your knowledge of watering bonsai trees using our free guide.

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BONSAI HISTORY GUIDE

The history of bonsai art in Japan is as fascinating as it is long. Learn about the influences of Shintoism in prehistory, Chinese culture in old Japan, and contemporary horticulture on the modern art of Japanese bonsai as it is practiced today.

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