The complete guide to a classic art with essential techniques, step-by-step projects and over 800 photographs.
How to choose the best trees and shrubs for bonsai, together with useful tips on understanding bonsai proportions and aesthetics.
Step-by-step advice on all the basic techniques, such as defoliating and wiring, as well as how-to sequences for designing and styling 15 classic bonsai shapes, from formal and informal upright to slanting and windswept.
helpful suggestions for displaying bonsai successfully, both indoors and out, with expert guidance on pots and containers, display stands and accessories.
An invaluable visual directory of over 40 of the most suitable bonsai plants.
Advice on seasonal care and maintenance, including coping with pests and diseases.
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 15th June 2011
Dimensions (cm): 22.1 x 17.1 x 1.6