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Species Specific => Japanese Black Pine Bonsai Discussion => Topic started by: Jason E on June 02, 2012, 09:32 PM

Title: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: Jason E on June 02, 2012, 09:32 PM
Hello All,

Thought I'd post a few pics of one of the trees I got at our clubs annual auction.
This ones a cork bark JBP, it needs some wiring/styling but is back budding well and has some potential I think.
Also piicked up a nice ponderosa today :)
Got em both for $400 ;D

jason
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: Jason E on June 02, 2012, 09:36 PM
Auction is held at weyerhauser, their pacific rim collection is on permanent display.
a few of their trees
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: Jason E on June 02, 2012, 09:51 PM
a few more
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: bonsaimeister on June 03, 2012, 12:48 AM
Hi Jason,

Congrats on your new tree, and thanks for your support! It was a fun day as always. We certainly lucked out on the weather.

Best regards,
Josef
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: Jason E on June 03, 2012, 10:13 AM
Thanks Josef,
It was a great day, had a lot of fun.
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: long on June 06, 2012, 06:49 PM
very nice, i' m very interested in cork pines,
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: Jason E on June 06, 2012, 09:07 PM
Thanks, it is my understanding that they are usually less vigorous than the non cork varieties. Other than that I don't know a whole lot about the different varieties and characteristics of cork bark pines.
 I did a little wiring to open it up a bit, but saving the full wiring and styling for a study group that I have w/ a teacher.

jason
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: cbobgo on June 07, 2012, 01:23 PM
Other than that I don't know a whole lot about the different varieties and characteristics of cork bark pines.

Here's some info you might enjoy, then:  http://www.nebaribonsai.com/Nebari_Bonsai_112109/Projects_files/Cork%20Bark%20Black%20Pines%20121909.pdf (http://www.nebaribonsai.com/Nebari_Bonsai_112109/Projects_files/Cork%20Bark%20Black%20Pines%20121909.pdf)

- bob
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: Dirk on June 07, 2012, 02:32 PM
Jason,

Very nice tree. I think it looks good!

I think you'll have a lot of fun with it!

Dick
Title: Re: Bonsai Auction Cork Bark JBP
Post by: Jason E on June 07, 2012, 10:29 PM
Thanks Bob! that is a great article, very cool. I have another cork bark BP so doubly cool to have that info.

Thanks Dick, I'm looking forward to wiring it all out. It has been neglected for a while but looks like it could turn out pretty nice w/ some time.

jason