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Akadama, the ideal Bonsai soil

Soil. Dirt. Aggregate. Substrate. Soilless mix. Whatever you call it (the only correct and descriptive phrase is the last one), it’s a controversial subject. One can have a more civil argument discussing the left/right division in the US political paradigm … Continue reading

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A coupla’ three new bonsai soil components

A quick add-on to my epic soil post (The much anticipated long promised long winded ever-lovin’ bonsai soil epic). I have three products I’ve discovered that I’d like to share. First, an expanded shale product that is not the Haydite … Continue reading

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