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Dec 24

Bonsai Basic Styles, Part I

Moyogi (Informal Upright) Bonsai

Over the centuries the artists of bonsai have developed hundreds of unique styles. But within this complexity there are a few that form the basis of most of the variations. Chokkan (Formal Upright) The simplest, but still exquisitely beautiful, is the chokkan or formal upright. Though still a miniature, this style most resembles the full …

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