The UKBA Glossary of Bonsai Terms - M
Carbon (C), Oxygen (O), Hydrogen (H), Nitrogen (N), Phosphorous (P), Potassium (K) Calcium (Ca), Magnesium (Mg), Sulphur (S) are the elements plants require in large quantities to grow healthily on what is basically an arbitrary split with the balance of elements being micronutrients.
Chlorine (Cl), Iron (Fe), Boron (B), Manganese (Mn), Zinc (Zn), Copper (Cu), Molybdenum (Mo), Nickle (Ni) and Selenium (Se) are the elements plants require in small quantities to grow healthily on what is basically an arbitrary split with the balance of elements being macronutrients.
Informal upright style -The trunk is slightly bent and tapers toward the top. The top of the tree is straight above the base of the trunk. The branches are distributed asymmetrically. The lower branches must be placed at the outer side of the curves or bends. The informal upright is located directly above the trunk's entry into the soil line.
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