Creating an Informal Upright Bonsai – Tiny Tree Tuesday

Create a traditional Japanese-style bonsai from Cotoneaster I air layered years ago. In this episode I’m styling a simple plant like a classical informal upright bonsai.

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Chapters
0:00 Intro
0:35 Investigate the nebari
2:44 Angle options
3:31 Define trunk line
6:59 Choosing the front
8:36 First branch
9:26 Pruning
12:13 Apical region
13:43 Wiring
15:50 Forming the apex
17:28 Tweaking branches
18:14 Wiring
19:14 Final adjustments
20:47 Last thoughts
21:38 Thank you!

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