The UKBA Glossary of Bonsai Terms - M


Subject

 

Chinese

Kanji

 

Image

 

Explanation

“Maples”

 

 

 

 

 

see Acer

Macronutrients

 

 

 

 

 

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.  

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.

Monoecious

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moyogi

 

模様木

 

 

 

 

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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