Kishu Shimpaku

<<2001 This is one of Mas Ishi's

grafted shimpaku's. Its a Kishu

shimpaku grafted to San Jose Juniper.

I used it to take cuttings.

grafted shimpaku's. Its a Kishu

shimpaku grafted to San Jose Juniper.

I used it to take cuttings.

<< 2002 spring Pruned for cuttings

and placed in a bonsai pot

and placed in a bonsai pot

<< 2002 summer Just let grow with

regular pinching.

regular pinching.

<< 2003 spring Decided to lower the

first branch on the left and try to

thicken it up more.

first branch on the left and try to

thicken it up more.

<< 2003 late fall: It has thicken up fairly

well. Next I need to work on the roots to

get it into a shallower pot.

well. Next I need to work on the roots to

get it into a shallower pot.

<< 2004: I pruned some cuttings from

this tree and repotted into a shallower

pot. The left side needs to grow a bit

but I am sure in the next couple years

it will grow just fine.

this tree and repotted into a shallower

pot. The left side needs to grow a bit

but I am sure in the next couple years

it will grow just fine.

<<2005