Finally! A Very Good Start
This heafty gem by Suthin is a Hinoki cypress (Chamaecyaris obtusa). One of the relatively few world class Hinokis in existence, at least as far as I know (Hinoki must be one of the very best, least-used trees for bonsai). As you can see (sort of) in this photo, its elegant fan-shaped foliage is a vivid emerald green.
2015 Autumn Japan Bonsai Exploration– Part 4
The 35th Nippon Taikan Bonsai Exhibition runs from Saturday through Tuesday. I was fortunate to have the privilege to watch the judging all day on Friday, before the exhibition officially opened, a…