A great introduction and history of the living art of Bonsai. Learn the basic styles of bonsai and also some advanced and unusual styles. Learn about the proper soil mixtures for growing your bonsai and basic watering and feeding instructions, including the proper nutrients needed to grow beautiful bonsai. Learn how to prune your bonsai. Topics covered include wiring made easier, tools both essential and helpful add-ons, how to care for blue junipers, white pine and maple, fruit trees as bonsai, ground cover choices and artificial ground cover choices.