With a high of 13 C (55 F) today, I’m outside repotting my very first bonsai, my Ficus microcarpa that I grew from a seed 30 years ago.
I’m taking it out of the 3D printed pot so I can repair the pot over the winter.
The new pot my tree will go in was a gift from Mari and Jerome from the YouTube channel “We are The Bonsai Supply”.
To see how my Ficus tree has progressed over the last 8 years, click on the playlist here…
Check out “We are The Bonsai Supply” here….
To see more on this 3D printed pot and 3D printing for bonsai, click on the playlist here….
To see the video where I meet Mari and Jerome in Toronto, click on the link here….
Perfect Gardening Space For Kids
Living in the suburb allows for unique gardening opportunities. Your children will love helping you grow your own vegetables and you have the space to do it.A Few Things About The Practice of Bonsai
Bonsai is a Japanese-based art form where miniature trees grow in containers. This practice is similar to other forms in different cultures and it has been used for more than thousand years. The information in this article will tell you more about the practice as well as bonsai cut paste, moss spores and more.What You Should Know About Bonsai Cut Paste
If you are bonsai enthusiast, you might have heard many myths about this subject matter in recent years. This is especially true when it comes to pruning wounds, as there are various theories about to how to cut and paste, finish and seal. Hopefully the information below will help you to understand more about bonsai cut paste, lime sulfur, moss spores and more.Ensuring Your Tree’s Health – Perfect Hardwood Maintenance
For those who value nature and the environment, trees are no less than any asset. Besides blessing us with oxygen and food, they provide shelter to the wildlife as well. Therefore, it’s our duty to take proper care of them.Make the Most of the Outdoor Space With a Landscape Gardening Service
Most of don’t think we could afford to use a landscape gardening service but it can be far less expensive that we think. Compared to the cost of a new kitchen for example, you can get an extra room outdoors for relatively little. A landscaper will also know how to zone your garden, giving you a totally new use for it!Simple Tips to Keep Garden Pests Out of Gardens
With the increased length of each day due to the magnificent summertime weather, even the most garden-resistant of hermits are tempted to leave the house and celebrate the glorious sunshine. For avid gardeners, this is their favorite time of the year, where their hobby becomes a daily ritual of fun and happiness. Unfortunately, a vast array of garden pests can, without the proper use of deterrents, wholly diminish your enjoyment and ruin all of your hard work.What You Need To Know About How To Grow Pumpkins
Pumpkins are an interesting food. They are technically a fruit, but considered a winter squash that is called a vegetable. They come in a variety of colors ranging from the familiar bright orange of Halloween and Thanksgiving to almost white and variegated breeds with stripes. They grow in sizes from one pound up to hundreds of pounds and grow on vines that can sprawl out twenty plus feet, but only produce from three to twelve pumpkins per vine. Knowing how to grow pumpkins is not as difficult as one might think.How and When to Water Your Lawn
Your lawn cannot survive without water and the amount of rainfall on the Sunshine Coast is sporadic to say the least, ranging from torrential to drought. The grass roots require a good supply of moisture so the need for extra water will arise.Can Landscaping Services Really Get You a Dream Garden?
Our gardens can often be over looked because they are outside rather than inside the house. This is a shame because a great looking garden brings so much pleasure. Landscape gardening can really transform a garden to give you something you might never have thought possible.Gardens Can Be More Than Sustainability But Also Peace of Mind That Brings Miracles
It is amazing how nature can help change a person’s moods. Something about the peaceful sights and smells we receive brings us a sense of calmness. The mind can then actually start healing itself, some say, if you firmly believe it can. Not everyone can do this but for those who can, it is life changing. This article is about an easy way to help your garden bring you back to life. Combining the mind, body and spirit a person can do so many things and a garden can actually help you so that. Believing in growing miracles has some scientist really wondering about the possibilities. Research indicates it can improving confidence among many other things. Since thoughts are free and do sometimes make the difference, it is in all of our best interest to take a little time and see if it works for you. There is nothing like growing your own herbs, vegetables or flowers. It gives your thoughts a since of adventure so your creativity is bound to shine.Choosing Flowers From Garden Centers
Garden centers have a large selection of seeds and starts for your flower bed. And by choosing the right plants, you could have blossoms throughout the season.Grow Big Yields Of Organic Vegetables, Even In Small Yards
Intensive organic growing methods can increase vegetable yields in a small home garden. With fertile soil and simple trellises to encourage vertical growth, plants can be spaced very closely and still produce bountiful harvests. The use of a greenhouse and other season-extending measures will keep the garden productive through most of the year.