View Beech Bonsai
Images. Beech are highly prized for bonsai because of their characteristic white bark, beautiful foliage, winter hardiness and easy training. I was walking around a friend's garden one day and mentioned that i was on the lookout for a large beech tree, knowing full well that such as tree was growing.
This is primarily due to its very slow rate of growth. The hornbeam belongs to the birch family (betulaceae). The ancient art of bonsai (literally translated as planted in a container) has been practiced for well.
Advanced pruning techniques for fagus sylvatica/european beech bonsai.
The site owner hides the web page description. I am in greensboro nc. I picked up my first beech (fagus sylvatica) at the winter silhouette show. Unfortunately, american beech is not the best bonsai subject.