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Bonsai Survival Manual: Tree-by-Tree Guide to Buying, Maintaining, and Problem Solving
Expand your gardening repertoire as you create a captivating and exquisite miniature world. In this introductory guide, Colin Lewis covers everything you need to know to design, grow, and successfully maintain attractive bonsai. Providing detailed profiles of 50 popular varieties of bonsai plants and trees, Lewis offers expert advice on selecting suitable species and step- ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published January 10th 1996 by Storey Publishing, LLC
(first published January 1st 1996)
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Mar 23, 2013 Dennis Nolan rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Beginners and Experienced
Overall this is a very good how to book on care and techniques. Excellent illustrations are included making it good quick reference book for problem solving. It has a great section on pest and diseases along with a great overview for the more common species and specific care. If you are in the beginning stages of your leaning bonsai, this book will help you in making your choice of trees.