Plant a bonsai on a mountain side in a shallow dish

A friend gave my wife a beautiful small bonsai dish and then a few weeks later, the same friend presented me with a carefully-chosen small evergreen that was well shaped and only needed a touch up to become an excellent bonsai starter. The plant is chamaecyparis obtusa nana lutea The dish was rather shallow and […]

How to build a portable rock garden

Here’s a good indoor plant project for a cold winter day:
The lady looked at her Sister’s rock garden and said, “Oh, I wish I could take this back to New York with me. Could you build me a smaller, portable rock garden?” This was a new concept for me. Here’s how it’s done—–