Author Topic: Cork Bark Elm  (Read 2534 times)

T-Town Bonsai

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Cork Bark Elm
« on: August 24, 2009, 08:57 AM »
Here is another tree that got neglected this summer.  It was dug spring of 2007.  When I started on it (Saturday) the top growth was out of hand and the lower branches were suffering from all the top growth.  Thined it out a bunch and put on some wire.  As always the picture doesn't do it justice.  Really liked the shape and think if I keep on it, it should turn out to be a nice tree.

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Re: Cork Bark Elm
« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2009, 03:00 PM »
That one kind of has a skinny trunk, why don't you give it to me and I will try and fix it. John


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Re: Cork Bark Elm
« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2009, 09:55 AM »
I have a cork bark elm with a very similar trunk - I was planning to chop it next spring and go your general direction.  Thanks for sharing.