Tag Archives: Epcot

The 2018 Epcot Trees

Well, some of you all may have noticed I didn’t give a report last year on the 2017 Epcot Flower and Garden/Bsf trees in the Japanese Pavilion. I do apologize (I had a few reasons, of which I don’t need … Continue reading

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The Bsf/Epcot Flower and Garden Festival bonsai trees: 2016

This post is a little late in coming, but, as they say, better late than never, right? The show has about a week left to run, still plenty of time for you all to see it while you “Drink Around … Continue reading

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The trees of the 2015 Epcot International Flower and Garden show

I’m going to have to say that this year’s trees at Epcot are some of the best I’ve seen. And I don’t even have one in this year and yet my magnamity abounds and overflows. Even though one of my … Continue reading

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My neea buxifolia makes its way into the Epcot Flower and Garden show

I’ve made several posts on this tree and this will be the last. Well, probably. No, it hasn’t died and I haven’t sold it. The photo above is a photo I submitted for consideration of inclusion in the 2014 Epcot … Continue reading

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The Epcot Flower and Garden Show: The bonsai trees and the people

As I did last year, I will give you all a glimpse of the trees from the Japanese Pavilion at the Epcot Flower and Garden show. An overview: Epcot has a spring festival celebrating the season; it runs from the … Continue reading

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Repotting My Bougainvillea Beastie

It’s shave and haircut time for my big bougie. This tree was on display for the 2012 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival in the Japanese pavilion. Here’s some pics of it at that time. This pic was taken by my … Continue reading

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Mid spring trimming tutorial

Since it’s raining and I can’t go carve my neea from the previous post I’ll write up a quick article on these two ilex. I haven’t shown any work on them yet but the principles here are for the creation … Continue reading

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