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General Category => Evergreen Bonsai Discussion => Topic started by: Hotaction on April 13, 2011, 02:14 PM

Title: Boxwood #2
Post by: Hotaction on April 13, 2011, 02:14 PM
Got this at the same time as the other.

http://bonsaistudygroup.com/conifer-bonsai-discussion/boxwood-(wintergem)/ (http://bonsaistudygroup.com/conifer-bonsai-discussion/boxwood-(wintergem)/)

The process has been much the same, but not quite as quick.  It still needs to grow into a pre-bonsai for a bit.
Title: Re: Boxwood #2
Post by: bonsaiTom on April 14, 2011, 07:08 AM
Your boxwood is coming along very nicely. Great start.  Will be awesome in a few more years.  Slow growers, right?

What I really really like is seeing your larch tips in the background.     8)

What's more beautiful than those fresh new 'shaving brushes'?    ;D
Title: Re: Boxwood #2
Post by: Hotaction on April 14, 2011, 04:43 PM
Thanks Tom.  These 'wintergems' seem to grow fairly rapidly.  I wouldn't call them slow growers, but everyone always seems to mention that.  I think the fact that kingsville is widely used for boxwood bonsai may have something to do with it.  I hear those are very slow growing due to the extreme dwarfism.

Dave