The UKBA Glossary of Bonsai Terms - I

Subject

 

Chinese

Kanji

 

Image

 

Explanation

Ikadabuki

 

筏吹き

 

 

 

Raft style - This represents a fallen tree, with the trunk buried under the soil. The branches at the top of the fallen tree grow straight upwards as trunks.

Informal Upright Style

 

 

 

 

 

 

see Moyogi

Insect pollinated

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inosculation

 

 

 

 

 

naturally occurring phenomenom where branches or roots of trees growing together or cross one another will join as a graft

Ishitsuki

 

石付

 

 

 

Rock-clinging style - A planting where the tree grows on a rock, or the roots cling in a small rock crevice where there is a little soil.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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