Bonsai Basics - A Comprehensive Guide to Care and Cultivation

A Pyramid Paperback

Author: Colin Lewis

Publisher: Hamlyn

ISBN: 9780600619109

Category: Gardening

Page: 128

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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.
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Bonsai Basics

Author: Colin Lewis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780600612131

Category: Bonsai

Page: 128

View: 2773

Previous editions of this book sold 55,000 copies worldwide; Tailored to meet the needs of the first time bonsai owner.; Clear, authoritative text makes creating and caring for your bonsai straightforward.; The use of step-by-step illustrations and photographs ensure the techniques are easy to follow.; Includes easy-to-use care symbols.; Illustrated with over 120 specially commissioned photographs and illustrations.; Directory of both indoor and outdoor trees and their characteristics.
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The Complete Book of Bonsai

Author: Harry Tomlinson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781405308960

Category: Bonsai

Page: 224

View: 7443

Become a bonsai master and learn the techniques of cultivating this striking and graceful plant form that began in China over a thousand years ago. Easy-to-follow sequences show how to create and shape your own bonsai, and inspirational images lavishly illustrate this classic art-form.
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Indoor Bonsai for Beginners

Selection - Care - Training

Author: Werner Busch

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781844033508

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

View: 8768

A useful guide to growing successful, thriving bonsai trees covers a wide range of topics--including soil, watering, pest control, pruning, and much more--in an accessible A-to-Z format. Original.
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Marijuana Botany

An Advanced Study: The Propagation and Breeding of Distinctive Cannabis

Author: Robert Connell Clarke

Publisher: Ronin Publishing

ISBN: 1579511090

Category: Science

Page: 220

View: 8361

Marijuana Botany presents the scientific knowledge and propagation techniques used to preserve and multiply vanishing Cannabis strains. Also included is information concerning Cannabis genetics and breeding used to begin plant improvement programs. The book presents scientific and horticultural principles, along with their practical applications, necessary for the breeding and propagation of Cannabis and in particular, marijuana. It will appeal not only to the professional researcher, but to the marijuana enthusiast or anyone with an eye to the future of Cannabis products.
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Bonsai

The Art of Growing and Keeping Miniature Trees

Author: Peter Chan

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 162914262X

Category: Gardening

Page: 176

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For everyone from beginners to masters, the one essential book to growing, grooming, and caring for your bonsai tree. Bonsai is the ancient craft of carefully regulating the growth and shape of trees in order to produce miniature versions of mature trees. Dating back over one thousand years to ancient Japan, bonsai trees are some of the most beautiful and meticulously looked-after plants in the world, and in recent years bonsai have exploded in popularity in the Western world. Bonsai, written by world-renowned bonsai expert Peter Chan, is the essential compendium for anyone interested in trying out bonsai for the first time or adding more bonsai to their existing collections, detailing everything you need to know about buying and maintaining a magnificent bonsai tree, including: • How to pick the right bonsai for you • Tools and supplies to ensure your bonsai prospers • How to shape your bonsai into different styles • How different pots affect the growth of your bonsai • And much more! With hundreds of color photographs and easy-to-read directions and explanations on a variety of subjects, Bonsai is the only book you’ll ever need to successfully start and maintain your own beautiful bonsai tree collection.
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The Bonsai Workshop

Author: Herb L. Gustafson

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9780806905570

Category: Gardening

Page: 208

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Herb Gustafson is one of the world's leading authorities on bonsai growing. In Bonsai Workshop, he provides a step-by-step guide to dwarfing a tree, extensively illustrated with colour photographs and line drawings.
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Bonsai

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465434798

Category: Gardening

Page: 224

View: 6256

Bonsai brings serenity to the home with beautiful miniature trees in idyllic container landscapes. Now DK brings this ancient practice into the 21st century, explaining how to grow and care for bonsai trees with a clear step-by-step approach. With advice on choosing trees and ideas for displaying bonsai, this book will help you create a beautiful living centerpiece for the home that could last a lifetime or more. Bonsai offers step-by-step sequences showing how to make 20 projects and how to care for more than 80 types of miniature tree.
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Bonsai Survival Manual

Tree-by-tree Guide to Buying, Maintaining and Problem Solving

Author: Colin Lewis

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 0882668536

Category: Gardening

Page: 157

View: 8170

Gathers information on how to produce and maintain your bonsai, including shaping, feeding, pruning, watering, and tips on what to look for when purchasing a bonsai
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The Bonsai Handbook

Author: David Prescott,Colin Lewis

Publisher: New Holland Pub Limited

ISBN: 9781847739308

Category: Gardening

Page: 160

View: 2503

This fascinating foray into the exquisite art of bonsai is filled with information and illustrations detailing every aspect of this classic hobby. Original.
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Bonsai for Beginners Book

Your Daily Guide for Bonsai Tree Care, Selection, Growing, Tools and Fundamental Bonsai Basics

Author: Taisuke Ooshima,John Stallings

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781482779370

Category: Gardening

Page: 76

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If you want to know how to grow Bonsai trees, how to choose them, how to take proper care of them, what tools you need and all the essential basics you need as a beginner, you've found the right book. The Bonsai for Beginners Book: Your Daily Guide for Bonsai Tree Care, Selection, Growing, Tools and Fundamental Bonsai Basics will take you on a journey where you will discover the secrets behind Bonsai tree selection, caring and growing. Everything you need to know in order to see your bonsai tree flourish is included inside. Both Taisuke Ooshima and John Stallings have been growing bonsai trees for many years and taught lots of people the essential basics and advanced techniques for caring and growing these beautiful plants. All their knowledge is included in this book, and nothing was left uncovered. If you are serious about growing a Bonsai tree and taking care of it the right way, then this is the right choice you can make right now.
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The Complete Practical Encyclopedia of Bonsai

The Essential Step-by-Step Guide to Creating, Growing, and Displaying Bonsai with Over 800 Photographs

Author: Ken Norman

Publisher: Lorenz Books

ISBN: 9780754821809

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

View: 6661

The essential practical guide to a classic art with techniques, step-by-step projects and over 800 photographs, this stunning and fully comprehensive reference that is ideal for the beginner as well as the more experienced bonsai artist.
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Your First Bonsai

A Beginners Guide to Bonsai Growing, Bonsai Care and Understanding the Bonsai

Author: Louise Harvey

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781512355123

Category:

Page: 46

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Your First Bonsai - A Beginners Guide To Bonsai Growing, Bonsai Care and Understanding The BonsaiWould you like to know how to grow and care for a Bonsai tree?To many people, looking after a Bonsai is a mystery. I too started out as an inexperienced bonsai gardener many years ago and unfortunately, not many experts were around to help me with my first couple of growing experiences. Let's just say they didn't turn out as planned!I have written this book to aid you to grow your first bonsai. It will help you through the process, even if you do not have much, or any, prior knowledge about these wonderful miniature trees. We will look at picking the correct bonsai for your first tree, how to create the perfect environment for your tree, how to feed and water your tree, the tools you will need to help you in growing your bonsai as well the important tasks of pruning and repotting. Luckily, I spent some time searching for resources and slowly but surely I learnt how to grow a bonsai. Not perfectly at first, but the more I learnt, the easier it got.This book is designed to help complete beginners on how to grow, care for, and ultimately understand the BonsaiHere's A Preview Of What You'll Learn... An Introduction To The Bonsai The Easiest Type of Bonsai To Grow For Beginners Creating The Perfect Bonsai Environment Feeding your Bonsai Watering Your Bonsai Pruning Your Bonsai Bonsai Gardening Tools Repotting Your Bonsai Pests and Diseases Common Bonsai Mistakes Further Bonsai Resources and much more! Growing a bonsai is an incredible experience and a great source of relaxation. Get ready to enjoy it with me!Download your copy today to receive all of this information!Tags: The Art of Bonsai, Bonsai Care, Bonsai Watering, Bonsai, Bonsai Growing, Bonsai Tree, Bonsai Gardening, Bonsai, Bonsai Care, Bonsai Basics, Bonsai Tree, Bonsai Gardening, Bonsai Growing, Bonsai Watering, Bonsai, The Art of Bonsai, Bonsai Care, Bonsai Watering, Bonsai, Bonsai Growing, Bonsai Tree, Bonsai Gardening, Bonsai, Bonsai Care, Bonsai Basics, Bonsai Tree, Bonsai Gardening, Bonsai Growing, Bonsai Watering, Bonsai
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RHS The Little Book of Bonsai

Master the Art of Growing Miniature Trees

Author: Malcolm Hughes,Kath Hughes

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1784725021

Category: Gardening

Page: 144

View: 6233

The Little Book of Bonsai will make you an instant expert in the art of growing miniature trees. It is packed with myth-busting surprises, the first of which is that growing bonsai really isn't as hard as most people think. In fact, they are no more difficult to look after than other pot plants, and easier than many. This book makes the job even easier by breaking down the subject into three clear sections: Getting Started, Ongoing Care and Species Profiles. Jargon-free text and dozens of photographs and diagrams make this the ideal guide for complete novices, as well as a handy companion for more experienced growers. Whether you want to grow from seed or source an established plant, everything you need to know is contained in this guide, which, like bonsai themselves, is small but perfectly formed.
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Bonsai for Beginners

Author: Craig Coussins

Publisher: Sterling Publishing (NY)

ISBN: 9780806940311

Category: Gardening

Page: 128

View: 2560

How to choose and care for your Bonsai.
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Bonsai

A Care Manual

Author: Colin Lewis

Publisher: Bounty Books

ISBN: 9780753727812

Category:

Page: 128

View: 7016

The Japanese and Chinese have been "creating" bonsai trees for centuries. The art of bonsai has become very popular, with increasing numbers of affordable bonsai available in supermarkets and garden centers. If carefully maintained and pruned, these miniaturized trees make an impressive focal point for any garden or room. Bonsai: A Care Manual is tailored to meet the needs of the first-time owner and more experienced collector by explaining in detail all the techniques needed to keep bonsai alive and in good shape. Clear, authoritative text and superb step-by-step illustrations and photographs will help even the most nervous newcomer to grow bonsai with confidence.
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Bonsai, A beginners guide

Author: Bonsai Empire,Mauro Stemberger,Walter Pall

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 6050366756

Category: Gardening

Page: N.A

View: 9162

How often do I need to water my Bonsai? Should I prune my tree? Although caring for a Bonsai tree is not nearly as difficult as most people believe, you need to learn about some basic techniques in order to keep your tree thriving. Our beginners guide contains all the essential information you need in order to succeed. It covers the basic techniques, well illustrated with over a hundred images, and explains everything you need to know in an understandable way. Bonsai Empire is the world's most visited Bonsai website and has provided beginners with quality information for over a decade. We have developed this guide to help you get a taste of this fascinating and living art, and hope you'll enjoy it as much as we do! This book includes: - Over 100 stunning images - Over 80 pages - Explanations of the basic techniques - Care guides on the 10 most popular tree species - Background on the history, definition and styles Walter Pall: "Now here is the ultimate book to lead beginners. I am happy to have been able to contribute to this" Mauro Stemberger "Very clear" and "With great quality drawings and pics"
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How to Hire A-players

Finding the Top People for Your Team--even If You Don't Have a Recruiting Department

Author: Eric Herrenkohl

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781119199830

Category: Employee selection

Page: 218

View: 2882

"In How to Hire A-Players, consultant Eric Herrenkohl shows owners, executives, and managers of small and medium-size businesses where and how to find A-player employees. It is these individuals who will help keep quality high and growth and profits strong. Herrenkohl explains how to use your existing marketing, sales, and networking efforts to find top candidates. He provides current examples of companies that consistently hire A-players without big recruiting departments as well as step-by-step explanations for making these strategies work in your own company. A-player employees are the life blood of any growing business. This handy hiring guide shows you where to look, what to ask, and who to hire to boost your business today"--Resource description page.
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Tree

From Seed to Mighty Forest

Author: David Burnie,Five Mile Press Pty Limited, The

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781742118451

Category: Trees

Page: 64

View: 431

The Infinity Series establishes a new benchmark for quality and innovation in illustrated reference books for older children. With its inventive, multi-faceted approach to individual subjects, it delivers an absorbing, exhilarating learning experience that will capture the attention of even the most reluctant reader.
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The Bonsai Bible

The definitive guide to choosing and growing bonsai

Author: Peter Chan

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1784720062

Category: Gardening

Page: 320

View: 4108

The Japanese and Chinese have been creating bonsai trees for centuries and it is now an internationally popular pastime. This compact and stylish guide will provide everything you need to know to grow bonsai successfully, including shaping with wires, watering, seasonal maintenance, tackling common ailments, choosing the right container, feeding and repotting. A directory of over 90 of the most popular species, illustrated with beautiful photographs, will enable you to find the tree that is right for you.
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