We know bonsai designs doesn’t last forever. After some time a bonsai will need small adjustments or total reconstruction. But there are times in between when a little work isn’t enough and too late demands much more work.
But how do we take care of the in-between situations? Balancing growth and securing growth at the inner areas of a tree. That balance can be difficult to handle.
In the weekly episode of BONSAI ON (released Thursday) we look into the techniques and strategy using a Satsuki Azalea.
This tree needs to be partially reconstructed before it overgrows further. We look at different ways of postponing a severe redesign and necessary steps to keep a bonsai healthy and in shape. Also changing the design adding more movement and space between branches.
40 minutes video available for BONSAI ON members from Thursday.
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