The Bonsai Handbook

The Bonsai Handbook

Book - 2011
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Sterling
The exquisite art of bonsai is beautifully explained in this authoritative, practical handbook, which takes readers from a first foray into the world of miniature trees to a level of considerable expertise. It's packed with information and illustrations detailing every facet of this classic hobby, from aesthetics and anatomy to cultivation, propagation and pruning. A beautiful photographic compendium displays the top 24 species, both outdoor and indoor.


Baker & Taylor
This fascinating foray into the exquisite art of bonsai is filled with information and illustrations detailing every aspect of this classic hobby. Original.

Gardners
The exquisite art of bonsai is demonstrated in this practical handbook, which takes the reader from a first foray into the world of miniature trees to a level of considerable expertise. It covers both indoor and outdoor varieties and is full of practical information about cultivation, propagation and pruning.

Fox Chapel Pub Co Inc.

The exquisite art of bonsai is beautifully demonstrated in this authoritative, practical handbook, which takes the reader from a first foray into the world of miniature trees to a level of considerable expertise. The book covers both indoor and outdoor varieties and is full of practical information about cultivation, propagation and pruning. It is a guide both for newcomers to the art as well as for bonsai gardeners with some knowledge of the subject.

The handbook describes, in clear text, step-by-step illustrations, and finely detailed photographs, the anatomy and the art of this classic hobby. It describes the rules -- and also describes how they can be broken. It will enable beginners to start their own bonsai collection, whether of home grown or bought trees, and to keep their bonsai healthy and in good shape. It will answer questions for those who already have some experience with bonsai.

All the tools and the skills needed are described, and a beautiful photographic compendium displays the top 24 species, both outdoor and indoor. Written by a master of the art, this how-to book is the perfect reference for bonsai owners at many levels of expertise.


The exquisite art of bonsai is demonstrated in this authoritative handbook, packed with practical information about cultivation, propagation and pruning.



Publisher: London : New Holland, 2011
ISBN: 9781847739308
184773930X
Characteristics: 1 v. : col. ill

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at SSFPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top