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- Are maple cutting easy to strike??
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- Will E. tereticornis make a viable bonsai specimen?
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- 2016 Bonsai Tour of Japan
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Australian Native Species
A place to post and chat about Australian native species as Bonsai.
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- 12700 Posts
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Yesterday, 11:33 pm
Forum for discussion of Deciduous bonsai – Maples, Crabapple, Hornbeam, Elm species etc.
- 1296 Topics
- 14895 Posts
Last post Re: Are maple cutting eas...
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Forum for discussion of Evergreen bonsai – Buxus, Cotoneaster, Olive etc.
- 487 Topics
- 4874 Posts
Last post Re: [Boics] Cotoneaster
February 6th, 2016, 10:12 pm
Pines and Junipers
Forum for discussion of Pines, Junipers, Cedar etc as bonsai.
- 1408 Topics
- 15942 Posts
Last post Re: JSP ideas
Yesterday, 9:20 pm
Flowering and fruiting
Forum for discussion of Flowering and fuiting bonsai - Azalea, Serissa, Apricot etc.
- 812 Topics
- 7746 Posts
Last post Pomegranate Surprise
February 6th, 2016, 7:21 am
Forum for discussion of Tropical bonsai – Ficus, Bougainvillea, Fukien Tea, Dwarf Umbrella etc.
- 790 Topics
- 7865 Posts
Last post Re: Ficus ID Please
Yesterday, 8:59 pm
Discussions and pictures relating to bonsai under 25cm in height.
- 289 Topics
- 3677 Posts
Last post Re: Yamadori Shohin Poten...
January 28th, 2016, 4:54 pm
Forum for requesting identification of unknown species. Please read the Sticky on requirements prior to posting.
- 620 Topics
- 4759 Posts
Last post Re: Need help on the spec...
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Bonsai Progression Series
Post photo's of your bonsai under-construction for discussion and inspiration.
- 1158 Topics
- 16379 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.
- 1298 Topics
- 15493 Posts
Last post Re: Grafting
February 6th, 2016, 2:07 pm
Repotting, Soil and Fertilisers
Share your ideas on re-potting, potting mediums and fertilisers.
- 592 Topics
- 7344 Posts
Last post Re: Soil question (Beginner)
Yesterday, 1:43 pm
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.
- 817 Topics
- 8542 Posts
Last post Re: Gumtree
February 4th, 2016, 10:34 am
Critiques & Virtual Designs
Post your bonsai for critique by members. Virtual designs and restyles are encouraged.
- 251 Topics
- 3095 Posts
Last post Re: Black pine driving me...
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Shows, Events and Workshops
Check here for information on exhibitions, workshops, collecting trips etc that are happening in your area.
- 788 Topics
- 10399 Posts
Last post Re: Taiga Urishibata Visit
February 6th, 2016, 9:59 pm
Nurseries, Clubs and Schools
A place to promote your bonsai club or school also discussions and information about Australian bonsai nurseries.
- 345 Topics
- 3765 Posts
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by Grant Bowie
February 5th, 2016, 3:50 pm
Availability of supplies
Where do you get it?
- 274 Topics
- 3275 Posts
Last post Re: Drum pot for large li...
February 1st, 2016, 1:21 pm
Australian Bonsai Potters
A place to talk about Australian bonsai potters and pottery.
- 183 Topics
- 2527 Posts
Last post Re: latest firing
February 5th, 2016, 11:36 am
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.
- 239 Topics
- 2205 Posts
Last post Re: The Artisans Cup Retr...
February 3rd, 2016, 2:39 pm
Climate, Weather and timing
Australian conditions vary from one extreme to another. What do you do and when do you do it?
- 113 Topics
- 1520 Posts
Last post Re: Frost in December
December 28th, 2015, 1:14 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.
- 444 Topics
- 4149 Posts
Last post Re: Hokkaido elm going brown
January 27th, 2016, 8:46 pm
Pots, Benches, and Stands
Everything about displaying your bonsai.
- 434 Topics
- 5422 Posts
Last post Re: Having fun decorating...
February 3rd, 2016, 9:29 pm
Accent Plants and Moss
Share ideas and photo's of accent plants and moss.
- 94 Topics
- 781 Posts
Last post Re: Got My Hands on Some ...
January 31st, 2016, 7:54 pm
Suiseki and Viewing Stones
For lovers of rocks.
- 102 Topics
- 599 Posts
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Taking good photo's of your tree's can be challenging. Discuss your ideas and tips here.
- 55 Topics
- 687 Posts
Last post Re: Incredible photos of ...
January 28th, 2016, 4:18 pm
Japanese Gardens, Ponds and Koi
Share pictures and information about Japanese gardens, ponds, water features and Koi in this forum.
- 85 Topics
- 900 Posts
Last post Re: 2016 Bonsai Tour of J...
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Inspiration from Nature
Tree’s that provide us with inspiration.
- 215 Topics
- 1735 Posts
Last post Re: I'll just leave this ...
January 28th, 2016, 3:42 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.
- 1146 Topics
- 8038 Posts
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February 6th, 2016, 7:26 pm
AusBonsai will be holding regular contests about bonsai in Australia and bonsai with Australian natives. Check here for the current contests.
- 942 Topics
- 9735 Posts
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360° Bonsai Viewing
The revolutionary way to view bonsai online.
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- 36 Topics
- 600 Posts
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Online Workshops and Masterclasses run by leading bonsai artists
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- 380 Posts
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Forum for experimenting with BB code, testing your picture posting skills etc.
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