Bring beautiful, living trees into your home when you practice the ancient art of Bonsai.
Gardeners have been shaping living trees, shrubs and other plants into bonsai for thousands of years. The Chinese created the first miniature landscapes, a practice that Japanese growers modified when they began focusing on individual trees.
But bonsai isn’t just about growing a tree in a pot. “It’s a precision art,” says William N. Valavanis, a bonsai master, educator and founder of the International Bonsai Arboretum. He’s studied the techniques for some 56 years and teaches them around the world…[READ MORE]