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Professor Amy Liang, a world-renowned bonsai artist and lecturer, offers a practical guide to the fine art of cultivating bonsai. This extravagantly produced volume, filled with hundreds upon hundreds of lavish full-color photographs, showcases the very best and most beautiful specimens from her collection. Liang surveys the history of bonsai in its many schools and styles, and offers techniques and highly detailed instructions for those who want to shape and nurture their own trees. The remarkable images display everything from dazzling miniature evergreens to flowering and fruited trees.

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Thorough information, beautifully illustrated with color photos and line drawings. 6.25x10.25".
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Professor Amy Liang, a world-renowned bonsai artist and lecturer, offers a practical guide to the fine art of cultivating bonsai. In this extravagantly produced volume, which showcases the very best specimens from her collection, Liang surveys the history of bonsai and offers useful techniques with detailed instructions on everything from training and dwarfing a plant to preparing it for display.

Synopsis:

This simple guide for first-time bonsai growers, with easy instructions and more than 200 full-color photos and drawings, covers selecting a hardy specimen; the essentials of pruning, wiring, and aging; and keeping your bonsai healthy. Learn the many styles of bonsai shaping, important tree forms, forest groupings, and more.

Synopsis:

This simple guide for first-time bonsai growers, with easy instructions and more than 200 full-color photos and drawings, covers selecting a hardy specimen; the essentials of pruning, wiring, and aging; and keeping your bonsai healthy. Learn the many styles of bonsai shaping, important tree forms, forest groupings, and more.

About the Author

Professor Amy Liang, who taught at Seattle Pacific University and lectured in the US, has pursued bonsai for over 20 years. She currently resides in China.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780806903279
With:
Samson, Remy
Author:
Samson, Remy
Author:
Liang, Amy
Author:
Pessey, Christian
Publisher:
Sterling
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Japanese Gardens
Subject:
Japanese Gardens - Bonsai
Subject:
Bonsai
Subject:
Gardening-Bonsai and Ikebana
Subject:
BG-COOKBKS - BG - COOKBOOKS
Subject:
Gardening-Asian Gardens
Subject:
Techniques
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Our Garden Variety
Series Volume:
9466
Publication Date:
19930631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
74 in color, 164 b/w illus.
Pages:
120
Dimensions:
10.25 x 6.25 in

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"Synopsis" by ,
Professor Amy Liang, a world-renowned bonsai artist and lecturer, offers a practical guide to the fine art of cultivating bonsai. In this extravagantly produced volume, which showcases the very best specimens from her collection, Liang surveys the history of bonsai and offers useful techniques with detailed instructions on everything from training and dwarfing a plant to preparing it for display.
"Synopsis" by ,
This simple guide for first-time bonsai growers, with easy instructions and more than 200 full-color photos and drawings, covers selecting a hardy specimen; the essentials of pruning, wiring, and aging; and keeping your bonsai healthy. Learn the many styles of bonsai shaping, important tree forms, forest groupings, and more.

"Synopsis" by ,
This simple guide for first-time bonsai growers, with easy instructions and more than 200 full-color photos and drawings, covers selecting a hardy specimen; the essentials of pruning, wiring, and aging; and keeping your bonsai healthy. Learn the many styles of bonsai shaping, important tree forms, forest groupings, and more.

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