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Re: Bonsai Trees
« Reply #100 on: May 07, 2022, 06:55:18 PM »

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I do have another juniper that I have had for 20 years, but I need to do some work on it before I present a picture of it.  It is still a work in progress. 
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Re: Bonsai Trees
« Reply #101 on: May 07, 2022, 07:16:17 PM »
I had an interest in bonsai, and started some, then life stepped in and I let them expire.  about 46 years ago when our first was born.
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Re: Bonsai Trees
« Reply #102 on: May 09, 2022, 07:44:23 AM »
I meant to go out yesterday and do some harvesting while I cleared a bunch of sticker bushes, but got caught up mowing the back field and getting stung in the face by a handful of bees. After that the mower belt broke so I gave up and started drinking. 

I've got some willow trees out there I'd like to get some cuttings from, supposedly they'll root very easily. I have several small leafed trees of unknown varieties that I think would work well too. Maybe one of these days!
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Re: Bonsai Trees
« Reply #103 on: May 09, 2022, 07:46:01 AM »
Go ahead and take the plunge. 
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Re: Bonsai Trees
« Reply #104 on: May 09, 2022, 03:24:51 PM »
I know balm of gilead is easy, but not aspen. And I have discovered black elder is very easy to start from a green stick from last year's growth. They grow like a bad weed. :D
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