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Bonsai: The Art of Growing and Keeping Miniature Trees

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    Peter Chan(Author)

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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.

Peter Chan has been awarded twenty-one Chelsea Flower Show gold medals, a record among bonsai specialists. He is the author of eight bestselling books on bonsai and gardening, and his books have been translated into many languages. Chan lives in the United Kingdom, where he owns and operates a bonsai nursery.

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Book details

  • PDF | 174 pages
  • Peter Chan(Author)
  • Skyhorse Publishing (6 May 2014)
  • English
  • 7
  • Home & Garden

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  • By Denise Didsbury on 29 April 2017

    Book in good condition and very informative.

  • By Dan on 12 May 2016

    All good

  • By T. Lau on 24 June 2010

    Not the bible of all books, but a very useful and easy to read guide that covers the broad ranges of topics required for caring for a bonsai tree.

  • By carol white on 17 September 2014

    Peter Chan's nurseries are not far from me in East Grinstead. It's a wonderful place to see.. full of Bonsai of all descriptions. Well worth a visit. So glad to have found one of his books

  • By Rick on 8 November 2014

    I have only just started keeping Bonsai a few months back and this book is a mine of information, I wasn't expecting such a good service Thank you

  • By Saz on 28 January 2015

    Excellent buy!!!

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