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Australian Native Species
A place to post and chat about Australian native species as Bonsai.
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Forum for discussion of Deciduous bonsai – Maples, Crabapple, Hornbeam, Elm species etc.
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Forum for discussion of Evergreen bonsai – Buxus, Cotoneaster, Olive etc.
- 481 Topics
- 4804 Posts
Last post Re: Buxus - Hard Prune
November 26th, 2015, 5:50 pm
Pines and Junipers
Forum for discussion of Pines, Junipers, Cedar etc as bonsai.
- 1386 Topics
- 15667 Posts
Last post Re: Big trouble with smal...
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November 28th, 2015, 12:00 pm
Flowering and fruiting
Forum for discussion of Flowering and fuiting bonsai - Azalea, Serissa, Apricot etc.
- 797 Topics
- 7615 Posts
Last post Syzygium
November 15th, 2015, 9:52 pm
Forum for discussion of Tropical bonsai – Ficus, Bougainvillea, Fukien Tea, Dwarf Umbrella etc.
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Discussions and pictures relating to bonsai under 25cm in height.
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Last post Re: Rosemary - an unusual...
November 20th, 2015, 9:31 pm
Forum for requesting identification of unknown species. Please read the Sticky on requirements prior to posting.
- 603 Topics
- 4649 Posts
Last post Re: Multiple Species ID
November 25th, 2015, 2:53 pm
Bonsai Progression Series
Post photo's of your bonsai under-construction for discussion and inspiration.
- 1138 Topics
- 16119 Posts
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Tips, Techniques, Maintenance and Advice
Share your success stories about defoliation, bare rooting and anything else relating to maintaining healthy bonsai.
- 1277 Topics
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Last post Re: Prioritizing out bons...
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Repotting, Soil and Fertilisers
Share your ideas on re-potting, potting mediums and fertilisers.
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Propagation, Collecting and Importing
Discussions about propagating from cuttings, seeds, air layers etc. Going on a dig (Yamadori) or thinking of importing? Discuss how, when and where here.
- 800 Topics
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Critiques & Virtual Designs
Post your bonsai for critique by members. Virtual designs and restyles are encouraged.
Moderator: Leigh Taafe
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Shows, Events and Workshops
Check here for information on exhibitions, workshops, collecting trips etc that are happening in your area.
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Nurseries, Clubs and Schools
A place to promote your bonsai club or school also discussions and information about Australian bonsai nurseries.
- 344 Topics
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Availability of supplies
Where do you get it?
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Australian Bonsai Potters
A place to talk about Australian bonsai potters and pottery.
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Bonsai in the Media & History of Australian Bonsai
Seen something in print or on TV? Have a good book to review? Know something others don't? Post here.
- 236 Topics
- 2190 Posts
Last post Re: new Bonsai photo book
September 25th, 2015, 4:55 pm
Climate, Weather and timing
Australian conditions vary from one extreme to another. What do you do and when do you do it?
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Last post Re: Frosty Friday
November 27th, 2015, 4:33 pm
Pests and Diseases
We have some unique pests to deal with in Australia. Post your experiences and treatments here for others to learn from.
- 436 Topics
- 4089 Posts
Last post Re: Juniper issue..
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Pots, Benches, and Stands
Everything about displaying your bonsai.
- 423 Topics
- 5332 Posts
Last post Re: Small pot from Japan
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November 26th, 2015, 8:41 am
Accent Plants and Moss
Share ideas and photo's of accent plants and moss.
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Last post Re: Giant Moss as an acce...
November 22nd, 2015, 6:12 am
Suiseki and Viewing Stones
For lovers of rocks.
- 83 Topics
- 541 Posts
Last post Re: A Suiseki with a mess...
November 28th, 2015, 8:48 am
Taking good photo's of your tree's can be challenging. Discuss your ideas and tips here.
- 55 Topics
- 684 Posts
Last post Re: Playing with light, h...
November 6th, 2015, 10:25 pm
Japanese Gardens, Ponds and Koi
Share pictures and information about Japanese gardens, ponds, water features and Koi in this forum.
- 85 Topics
- 862 Posts
Last post Re: 2016 Bonsai Tour of J...
November 11th, 2015, 2:16 pm
Inspiration from Nature
Tree’s that provide us with inspiration.
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- 1689 Posts
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November 15th, 2015, 5:45 pm
Visit here to find links to each of the AusBonsai Bloggers pages.
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Buy, Swap or Sell Anything Bonsai Related
Australian bonsai classifieds where you can sell or swap anything bonsai related - For Free. Tree's, pots, seeds, stands, tools etc.
- 1132 Topics
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AusBonsai will be holding regular contests about bonsai in Australia and bonsai with Australian natives. Check here for the current contests.
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360° Bonsai Viewing
The revolutionary way to view bonsai online.
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Online Workshops and Masterclasses run by leading bonsai artists
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Forum for experimenting with BB code, testing your picture posting skills etc.
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