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Babylon: The Origin of Bonsai?

“The Confusion of Tongues” by Gustave Doré (1865)(This image is in the public domain because its copyright has expired.) The Chinese Connection It would seem that in almost every written history of bonsai, credit for its invention is attributed largely … Continue reading

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The Art of Suiseki – Classical Japanese Stone Gardening by Willi Benz

The Art of Suiseki – Classical Japanese Stone Gardening by Willi Benz Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. New York 192pp., $29.95 ISBN 0-8069-6315-8 Why review a book on Suiseki for a forum dedicated to advancement of the art of bonsai? Bonsai … Continue reading

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