Tailored to meet the needs of the first time bonsai owner, this book is an extensive directory of every major bonsai type.
Bonsai Basics explains in detail all the techniques needed to keep a bonsai alive and in good shape. Clear text and step-by-step illustrations ensure that even the most nervous newcomer can approach looking after bonsai with confidence. Filled with over 120 specially commissioned photographs and illustrations, the New Pyramid Bonsai Basics is an extensive directory of both indoor and outdoor trees and their characteristics.
|Product dimensions:||5.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)|
|Age Range:||3 Months to 18 Years|
About the Author
Colin Lewis is a respected bonsai expert who has studied bonsai in Japan, has written a number of books including Bonsai Survival Manual and Practical Bonsai and regularly demonstrates bonsai techniques.
Table of Contents
So what is a Bonsai? 10
Buying a Bonsai 20
How a Tree works 30
Light, water and air 38
Life in a pot 44
Keeping in trim 58
Tree Directory 70