The Art of Natural Bonsai

The Art of Natural Bonsai

Replicating Nature's Beauty

Book - 2003
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Dave Joyce devoted his life to growing, researching, and photographing natural bonsai—trees that bear no trace of man-made manipulation. His unequaled wisdom and artistry are showcased in this full-color volume packed with advice and breathtaking images of trees as they matured. Illustrated case histories displaying exquisite natural bonsai offer details on the preferences and requirements of various species.

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Drawing on many years of growing bonsai in England, an expert on the art of creating a natural-style tree in a small container offers inspiration in the form of color photographs; detailed case histories (including "hopeless" cases); design principles; garden ideas; cultivation tips for specific species; and soil mix recipes. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., c2003
ISBN: 9781402700552
Branch Call Number: 635.9772 Joy
Characteristics: 288 p. : col. ill


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