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Root development in Bonsai

It pays to know something about the anatomy and physiology of roots when it comes to developing the root system of Bonsai trees. It is said that a tree mimics its above ground growth to what happens with root growth below ground level. 871 more words

Barking in Kent

I like lichen but I¬†also like bark… feeling a little stumped here…

Just rooting around…

Got my eye on you

… and this one is just so beautiful! 79 more words

Bits And Pieces

Scientific knowledge supports Bonsai cultivation

The old debate of whether Bonsai is Art or Horticulture is actually a non-event as we all by now know that a dead tree cannot be designed as a Bonsai and be admired as a living sculpture. 477 more words

Angelo Musco

Originally the inspiration for piecing a collage together in our group work Angelo Musco creates dark and emotional landscapes using the human form. The tree scape below is formed of over a million naked bodies edited together inch by inch is post production which he calls ‘Beautification’. 331 more words


Living Hollow Trees

Occasionally one comes across a living tree with a portion of its trunk, or its entire trunk, hollow. How is it possible for a tree to thrive even when its center, or heart, has completely decayed? 242 more words

Phloem Transport: A* understanding for iGCSE Biology

Most of the work you do on transport in plants concerns the movement of water and minerals from the roots to the leaves of the plants in… 270 more words

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