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Zelkova Serrata 01

Height 20 cm
Started on Summer 2003 (yamadori)
Tree's Age 5 years old
Years in Training 2 years

Summer 2003

I've collected a big an bushy tree, it was growing in a parking lot and surely will be cut off one day. I've removed almost all the long branches (almost 1mt) and kept the main ones. It seems having an interesting twin trunk structure.



Potted in sand
Feb 05, 2004

Potted in sand
Feb 05, 2004

Potted in sand
Feb 05, 2004

Mar 08, 2004

Repotting time, finally this little boy gets it's feets into a proper soil!




Mar 08, 2004


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Mar 08, 2004

Apr 06, 2004

I've cutted back to 1 or 2 leaves almost all new sprouts. I'll allow grow wild only few branches on the back side and on the nebari level. I wan to fill the back and enlarge the base trunk.



Front side
Apr 08, 2004

Back side
Apr 08, 2004


Apr 08, 2004

Front side
Apr 08, 2004

Back side
Apr 08, 2004


Apr 08, 2004

Jun 15, 2004

It was trimmed in may and few weeks ago, today looks quite healty.




Jun 14, 2004


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Jun 14, 2004

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