Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Ready for Noelanders Trophy - the trees

These are the three trees that I will bring to the Noelanders Trophy on Friday:

1) Mugo pine, Pinus mugo, way more than 100 years old, 50 cm live crown, pot by Derek Aspinall, from a tree collected in Switzerland
2) Scots pine, Pinus sylvestris, around 100 years old, 95 cm, pot by Derek Aspinall, from a tree collected in Sweden
3) European hornbeam, Carpinus betulus, around 60 years old, 70 cm high, pot Chinese, from a tree collected in Germany



1 comment:

johnson said...

If im not mistaken Mr. Pall...was'nt there a gentleman who once said that hornbeam would never make a good bonsai ?? how ironic.