Bonsai Basics - A Comprehensive Guide to Care and Cultivation: A Pyramid Paperback

Bonsai Basics - A Comprehensive Guide to Care and Cultivation: A Pyramid Paperback

by Colin Lewis

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Overview

Bonsai Basics - A Comprehensive Guide to Care and Cultivation: A Pyramid Paperback by Colin Lewis

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 Details

ISBN-13: 9780600619109
Publisher: Octopus Books
Publication date: 06/15/2009
Edition description: Original
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 660,426
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

Introduction 6

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

Appendix 118

Glossary 123

Index 127

Acknowledgements 128

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