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Very nice tree Steven :yes: :tu:

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Post by Boics »

I concur.
Very nice progression and well documented.
Great decision on the Shakan style - looks great.

I too believe there is a better pot option out there.
Slightly larger and a few shades darker than the PK pot I reckon.
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Wow, that is progressing beautifully Steven. Keep updating for us as i am VERY interested in its progress.
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Hi Steven
That is truly a terrific tree looking forward to seeing its further progression
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Hi Steven,

Great progression. Really well documented. Its looking fantastic.

Now where's my shovel, time to dig one out - inspired!

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Thanks guy's,

I appreciate the feedback :tu:

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What you have achieved in only a couple of years is excellent. Well done. I wonder how faithfully others who took part in his design programme have kept to his design.. I might post mine.

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Inspiring progression Steven :tu: look forward to more updates.
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Look forward to seeing this in the native awards coming up! Inspiring progression
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Webos wrote:What you have achieved in only a couple of years is excellent. Well done. I wonder how faithfully others who took part in his design programme have kept to his design.. I might post mine.

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I think you should! Please link it back to this thread so we can all enjoy.


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Here's a shot of my Callistemon which was on display at the recent School of Bonsai Show.
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Re: [360°] Callistemon 'Captain Cook'

Post by Lane »

This tree definitely stole the show!
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