The UKBA Glossary of Bonsai Terms - G

Subject

 

Chinese

Kanji

 

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Explanation

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Grafted

 

 

 

 

 

produced by obtaining a union between a shoot (the scion) of one plant and a rooted portion of another (the stock)

Gokan

 

 

 

 

 

Five-trunk style - This has a five-trunks, an odd number. Gokan refer to those bonsai with distinct, countable trunks, each of which has a stronger presence than the trunks of a Kabudachi.

Groundcover

 

 

 

 

 

a group of plants which by their natural habit of low, close growth are suitable for covering the ground surface and discouraging weeds

Group Style

 

 

 

 

 

see Yose-ue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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