if it ain't fun,
it ain't bonsai!
Golden Arrow Bonsai
"Let Yourself Go Wild"
Ancient Collected Trees
Andrew Smith, 22473 Alpine Acres Dr., Deadwood, S.D. 57732 605-342-4467
The Dragon of the Mountains Remains
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Trees for Bonsai
100. Tree # 100P208. Species: Ponderosa pine. Estimated age: 40 years. Collected 7/19. Price: $125. Estimated shipping: $40. Comments: A nice small pine.
101. Tree # 101J20. Species: Rocky Mt juniper. Estimated age: 200 years. Collected 10/16. Price: $1525. Estimated shipping: $275. Comments: A great old juniper. Ready for a better pot.
102. Tree # 102P189. Species: Lodgepole pine. Estimated age: 100 years. Collected 6/16. Price: $775. Estimated shipping: $275. Comments: An excellent short-needled pine.
104. Tree # 104P181. Species: Ponderosa pine. Estimated age: 30 years. Collected: 10/18. Price: $100. Estimated shipping: $35. Comments: A small twin trunk pine.
105. Tree # 105J38. Species: Common juniper. Estimated age: 125 years. Collected 5/19. Price: $425. Estimated shipping: $50. Comments: An old cascading juniper in a Dave Lowman pot.
108. Tree # 108S46. Species: Colorado spruce. Estimated age: 200 years. Collected: 6/18. Price: $825. Estimated shipping: $125. Comments: Sure it's weird! But with long, flexible branches on top of a great trunk it could be spectacular!
Comments: Whew! I finally got everything potted! Now I have to start watering.
106. Tree # 106S47.
Species: Black Hills spruce. Estimated age: 30 years.
Collected 6/19. Price: $85. Estimated shipping: $65.
Comments: The makings of a graceful literati spruce. A bit over 40" tall, including the pot.
107. Tree # 107J14. Species: Rocky Mt juniper. Estimated age: 100 years.
Collected 5/18. Price: $925. Estimated shipping: $125.
Comments: Three main trunks on a reclining lion. Repot next year.
"Bending over to pick up something I dropped."
Ever seen any bonsai like this?
Buffalo calves in the spring!
Here's a badger hunting prairie dogs -not something you get to see very often.
Here's my boy, Sol, at a petroglyph site in the Black Hills in the winter/spring of 1995, and again with his wife, Samantha, in spring 2020.
103. Tree # 103P203. Species: Ponderosa pine. Estimated age: 75 years. Collected 7/19. Price: $125. Estimated shipping: $45. Comments: Nice trunk. Could make a cascade or windswept.
109. Tree # 109P186.
Species: Ponderosa pine. Estimated age: 30 years. Collected: 10/18. Price: $100. Estimated shipping: $40. Comments: A small simple pine to work with.