Monthly Archives: June 2013

Hawthorns Skin

Whilst watering my Large Hawthorn I noticed the bark had come away at the base… Like a snake shedding its skin… It’s a possibility that birds have pecked at the bark trying to get at the tiny pieces of moss… … Continue reading

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Dave Jones @ Walsall Ceramics

I heard today that our good friend Dave Jones, who’s conducted several pottery workshops at the club, has suffered a heart attack. Initial reports from Facebook members are he’s out or coming out of hospital. Our thoughts are with him … Continue reading

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A Few More from Wales

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A few more pics that sort of capture the beauty of North Wales and the Snowdonia National Park. The weather was heavy (dark at times), warm and humid.

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Visit to North Wales

Visit to North Wales.   Futterwithtrees visit through NorthWales šŸ˜€

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Walk in the trees

Took a walk in the woods with the family over the weekend. Here are some of my photos, before being fussed at for taking too many šŸ˜‰ The crew šŸ˜‰

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Stroke of luck!!

Found a five leaf clover whilst playin in the garden with the kids!! I happened to be lying in a slight blog of baby sick at the time… Maybe not so lucky šŸ˜€

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These are some quick shot taken by my gold fish pond at my parents house šŸ™‚ this will be my next Yamadori Hawthorn project from next to the pond. I’ve been given the go ahead to collect it šŸ˜‰

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How to create bonsai

Graham Potter shows us how to create a nice bonsai in 5hrs from awesome Sabina Juniper. Follow the Link! Graham Potters Video The finished tree!

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Juniper gets it!!

My juniper has become very heavy with foliage. The worst part is that there is very little definition or structure to the branches. Greenery seems to spring up from everywhere. Although the image is nice, from my view point there … Continue reading

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Yamadori Larch – trim

Had this tree 12months having collected it last year. This spring i slip potted it into a Pond basket, where it will atay for a few years. Took the scissors to the growth extensions of my larch. His will help … Continue reading

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