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Publisher Comments:

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.

Synopsis:

“For the beginning to intermediate bonsai enthusiast, outlining in straightforward fashion the essentials of the care, creation, and display of these lovely miniature trees...this book should be the only one you need.”—Booklist.

Synopsis:

Featuring photographs of the author's own bonsai specimens, this book discusses the principles of growth, and provides advice on growing, pruning, tools, shaping, trimming, potting, training and wiring. The author also suggests ways of displaying bonsai in the garden, at home and at shows.

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.

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:
9780806905570
Author:
Gustafson, Herb L.
Publisher:
Sterling
Author:
Gustafson, Herb
Author:
Liang, Amy
Author:
Coussins, Craig
Author:
Gustafson, Herb L.
Location:
New York
Subject:
Flowers - General
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Japanese Gardens
Subject:
Japanese Gardens - Bonsai
Subject:
Bonsai
Subject:
Gardening-Bonsai and Ikebana
Subject:
FICTION - FICTION TRD PB
Subject:
Gardening-Asian Gardens
Subject:
Techniques
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Our Garden Variety
Series Volume:
vol. 1429
Publication Date:
19960631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

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“For the beginning to intermediate bonsai enthusiast, outlining in straightforward fashion the essentials of the care, creation, and display of these lovely miniature trees...this book should be the only one you need.”—Booklist.

"Synopsis" by , Featuring photographs of the author's own bonsai specimens, this book discusses the principles of growth, and provides advice on growing, pruning, tools, shaping, trimming, potting, training and wiring. The author also suggests ways of displaying bonsai in the garden, at home and at shows.
"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.
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