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General Category => Fruiting and Flowering Bonsai Discussion => Topic started by: boon on May 17, 2010, 02:20 PM

Title: US native hawthorn
Post by: boon on May 17, 2010, 02:20 PM
here is C douglasii.  collected from the northwest
before
Title: Re: US native hawthorn
Post by: boon on May 17, 2010, 02:21 PM
after pruning downward growing branches.  weak long branches, thick branches. then wire.
Title: Re: US native hawthorn
Post by: MatsuBonsai on May 19, 2010, 02:52 PM
What's the plan for this one, Boon?  Raft?
Title: Re: US native hawthorn
Post by: boon on May 20, 2010, 02:24 AM
you can call it a raft. 
it does not fit any specific style.  it will more in a natural form.  i will post the picture again after it drops the leaves.
Title: Re: US native hawthorn
Post by: Don Blackmond on May 21, 2010, 06:14 PM
How often does your tree flower?  Every year?  Mine did not flower the last 2 years.
Title: Re: US native hawthorn
Post by: boon on May 22, 2010, 12:48 AM
How often does your tree flower?  Every year?  Mine did not flower the last 2 years.

Don,
this one bloom every year.  not too many flowers.  i have a couple that have no blooms also.
Boon
Title: Re: US native hawthorn
Post by: Don Blackmond on May 22, 2010, 12:10 PM
here is a Winter shot of mine
Title: Re: US native hawthorn
Post by: boon on May 24, 2010, 01:29 AM
Don,
That is very nice.