1. Announcements

      Official announcements regarding the bonsainut community. This is a MODERATED forum. Off-topic posts will be moved.
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      Latest: My Facebook Page Cable, Nov 18, 2017 at 2:19 PM
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    2. New to Bonsai

      New to the art of bonsai? This forum is for you! Feel free to ask any questions for more information or general assistance.
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    3. General Discussion

      General bonsai discussion.
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      Latest: The Yamadori Thread Adair M, Nov 22, 2017 at 9:01 PM
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    4. Contests

      For Bonsai Nut Contests
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      Latest: Cheap potting supplies Bonsai Nut, Nov 22, 2017 at 6:54 PM
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    5. Events, Exhibits & Outings

      Announcements for bonsai exhibits, workshops, collecting trips, etc, can be posted here. You can also add them to the calendar. Off-topic posts will be deleted.
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    6. The Tea House

      A kinder, gentler off-topic forum for people who want to talk about subjects unrelated to bonsai. No politics or religion allowed.
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      Latest: The future of our planet Dan92119, Nov 22, 2017 at 9:16 PM
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    7. Feedback and Suggestions

      A forum to provide feedback and suggestions for the BonsaiNut Community forums.
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      Latest: Thanks to all! Also suggestion Bonsaihead, Nov 22, 2017 at 10:00 AM
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    1. Pines

      For general care and styling of the Pinus genus of trees.
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      Latest: Italian Stone Pine?? JoeH, Nov 22, 2017 at 10:59 AM
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    2. Junipers

      For general care and styling of the Juniperus genus of trees.
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      Latest: Shohin Okinawa Juniper Adair M, Nov 22, 2017 at 8:47 PM
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    3. Other Conifers

      For general care and styling of other conifer genera (Cedar, Cypress, Larch, Spruce, Yew, etc).
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      Latest: Ginkgo 10yrs from seed MrFancyPlants, Nov 22, 2017 at 9:06 PM
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    4. Maples

      For general care and styling of the Acer genus of trees.
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      Latest: Semi-cascade palmatum Cadillactaste, Nov 22, 2017 at 10:10 AM
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    5. Elms

      For general care and styling of the Ulmus and Zelkova genera of trees.
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      Latest: Another Irma rescue JoeH, Nov 22, 2017 at 1:53 PM
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    6. Other Deciduous

      For general care and styling of other deciduous trees (Beech, Birch, Hornbeam, Oak, Stewartia, etc).
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      Latest: Help Scott pick his keeper markyscott, Nov 22, 2017 at 5:42 PM
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    7. Flowering

      For general care and styling of Azaleas, Camellias, Gardenias, Bougainvillea, Wisteria, and other flowering trees.
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      Latest: Contorted Japanese Flowering Apricot fredtruck, Nov 22, 2017 at 8:32 PM
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    8. Fruiting

      For general care and styling of Apricots, Cherries, Quinces, and other fruiting trees.
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      Latest: Peach tree(s) question GrimLore, Nov 20, 2017 at 10:12 AM
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    9. Tropicals

      For general care and styling of Ficus and other tropical trees.
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    10. Miscellaneous / Other

      For general care and styling of other materials (Boxwoods, Euonymous, Cotoneaster, English Ivy, Succulents, etc)
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      Latest: Chili pepper bonsai progress gallina1594, Nov 22, 2017 at 6:49 PM
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    1. Formal & informal upright, twin trunk, broom

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Formal uprights Wilson, Nov 10, 2017
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    2. Cascade, semi-cascade

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Bougie into a Cascade? Dorian Fourie, Nov 20, 2017 at 1:20 AM
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    3. Windswept, slant, literati

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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    4. Root-over-rock , rock planting

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Itoigawa on rock Djtommy, Nov 22, 2017 at 3:21 AM
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    5. Multiple trunk, raft, sinuous

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: Truce. That $5 Alberta. Soldano666, Nov 12, 2017
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    6. Forests, saikei

      For styling discussion regarding these styles or trees shaped in these styles.
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      Latest: 911 Forest planting pictures. bonsaibp, Nov 20, 2017 at 1:34 AM
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    1. Displays

      For discussion of formal bonsai display.
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      Latest: If you had to Choose? AutumnWolf13, Nov 15, 2017
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    2. Pots

      To discuss pots, pottery, and matching trees and pots.
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      Latest: Kilnin' Myshelf Anthony, Nov 22, 2017 at 4:23 PM
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    3. Accent plants

      For care and display of accent plants.
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      Latest: Bamboo anyone? Bon Sai, Nov 20, 2017 at 1:24 PM
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    4. Suiseki

      Discussion regarding suiseki (viewing stones).
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      Latest: great stone hunt this weekend! Mellow Mullet, Nov 21, 2017 at 6:05 PM
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    5. Stands

      To discuss creation and care of tree stands, as well as matching stands and trees.
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      Latest: The new pond for my trees. theone420, Nov 22, 2017 at 3:38 PM
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    6. Prints, paintings, netsuke, and misc

      For discussion of bonsai-related Japanese arts.
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    1. Large bonsai (Dai & Omono)

      For discussion of styling and special care related to four hand and larger bonsai.
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      Latest: Crepe myrtle Hack Yeah!, Nov 7, 2017
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    2. Small bonsai (Mame & Shohin)

      For discussion of styling and special care related to palm-size and smaller bonsai.
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      Latest: Florida Privet JoeH, Nov 22, 2017 at 1:45 PM
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    3. Collecting & importing

      For discussion of collecting trips, collecting methods & tools, etc. as well as government regulations for collecting and importing.
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      Latest: Collecting on Roberts Mt. Ryan Huston, Nov 19, 2017 at 10:03 AM
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    4. Grafting, layering & propagating

      For discussion of these special care techniques.
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      Latest: More about dogwoods Greastart, Nov 21, 2017 at 7:39 PM
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    5. Shari, jins and deadwood

      For discussion of the creation and care of deadwood on trees.
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      Latest: Learning to carve pyro gaz, Oct 28, 2017
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    6. Advanced topics

      For discussion of advanced care & styling techniques (trunk splitting, whole tree grafting, etc).
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      Latest: Boxwood For Real. defra, Oct 17, 2017
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    7. Books, magazines, and videos

      For discussion of bonsai instructional media.
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      Latest: Hwa Fong Bonsai exhibition 2017 AlainK, Nov 11, 2017
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    8. Soil and fertilizer (incl water and repotting)

      For discussion of bonsai soil mixes and fertilizer, as well as specialty chemicals like rooting hormones. Also discussion about water, watering, and repotting belongs here - if it isn't species specific.
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      Latest: diatomaceous earth bleumeon, Nov 22, 2017 at 8:20 PM
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    9. Tools & equipment (incl lighting and greenhouses)

      For discussion regarding bonsai tools, and equipment like artificial lighting, greenhouses, cold frames, watering systems, etc.
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      Latest: Heating A Greenhouse And/Or Cold Greenhouse BigBen, Nov 22, 2017 at 7:09 PM
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    1. Vendor experiences

      For discussion of your experiences with online and retail tree and equipment vendors. Please be sure to stick to the facts when posting opinions of your experiences.
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      Latest: About Wee Tree Farm markyscott, Nov 22, 2017 at 8:58 PM
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    2. Tree selling

      A forum for offering trees for sale. Businesses and private parties welcome.
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      Latest: Bonsai Friday Sale ;) sorce, Nov 22, 2017 at 4:20 AM
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    3. Other selling (bonsai related)

      A forum for offering other bonsai-related materials for sale. Businesses and private parties welcome.
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      Latest: Pots For Sale ABCarve, Nov 13, 2017
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    4. Wanted to buy

      For listing trees or equipment you wish to buy. Please post whether you wish businesses to contact you.
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      Latest: looking for Kyleboldy2003, Nov 15, 2017
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  1. Special Forums

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    2. Bonsai Society / Club Forums

      Click here to be taken to the Bonsai Society / Club page. For your own Club forum, please contact us with your club name, location, and number of members.
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      Latest: Welcome! sorce, Feb 24, 2017
    3. Articles and Tutorials

      Additional content areas for bonsai nuts!
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      Latest: Bonsai Fungus AZbonsai, Oct 10, 2017