Remember,

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 goldenarrowbonsai@gmail.com

Who knows what you might find in the mountains?

This is Page 3 -Updated 2/17/20

Trees for Bonsai

301. Wild turkeys visit my greenhouses nearly every winter day. But they only window shop -they never actually buy anything.

(placeholder)
(placeholder)

303. Tree # 303P182.

Species: Ponderosa pine.

Estimated age: 75 years.

Collected: 6/19.

Price: $275.

Shipping: $125.

Comments: A thick lower trunk with a flexible top to work with.

(placeholder)

302. Tree #302S37. Species: Black Hills spruce. Estimated age: 175 years. Collected: 10/18. Price: $1325. Estimated shipping: $275. Comments: A floating cloud. Pretty rare to find an old Black Hills spruce like this one.

(placeholder)

304. Tree #304J11.

Species: Rocky Mt. juniper. Estimated age: 85 years. Collected 10/16. Price: $475. Estimated shipping: $175. Comments: Ready for a better pot this spring.

(placeholder)
(placeholder)

307. Tree #307P81.

Species: Ponderosa pine.

Estimated age: 60 years.

Collected 10/17. Price: $150.

Estimated shipping: $100.

Comments: A pine with a bunjin character.

(placeholder)
(placeholder)

308. Tree # 308H19.

Species: Diamond willow. Estimated age: 15 years. Collected: 5/17. Price: $100. Estimated shipping: $60. Comments: Fast growing with very unusual yellow spring catkins. Upland, but likes water and sun.

(placeholder)
(placeholder)
(placeholder)

313. Tree #313N34.  


Species: Bristlecone pine.

Estimated age: 6 years.

Price: $35.

Estimated shipping: $15.

Comments: You have to start somewhere.

(placeholder)
(placeholder)

314. Tree #314S35.  Species: Black Hills spruce. Estimated age: 80 years. Collected 6/19. Price: $150. Estimated shipping: $85. Comments: A flexible twin trunk spruce that will come out fine.

300. A really cool old ponderosa pine I found over in Wyoming. Could you copy this in a bonsai?

306. Tree # 306P171.

Species: Ponderosa pine

Estimated age: 65 years.

Collected: 5/19.

Price: $175.

Estimated shipping: $85.

Comments: three main branches with lots of foliage for design.

(placeholder)

311.  Tree#311H20.  

Species: Western red currant.

Estimated age: 15 years.

Collected: 5/19.

Price: $100.

Estimated shipping: $50.

Comments: Pinkish/white flower bells, red fruit. In a Fred Tarnow hand-painted pot.

312.  Tree#312P158. Species: Ponderosa pine.

Estimated age: 10 years.

Collected: 5/19.

Price: $150.

Estimated shipping: $85.

Comments: A four-tree group with roots entwined, or a three-tree group with one extra, if you prefer.

(placeholder)

309. Tree #309P179.  Species: Ponderosa pine. Estimated age: 20 years. Collected: 10/18. Price: $80. Estimated shipping: $25. Comments: A small pine ready to try it's hand at bonsai.

305. Tree # 305P35.

Species: Ponderosa pine. Estimated age: 100 years. Collected: 5/18.

Price: $425.

Estimated shipping: $225.

Comments: A cool old pine hoping for a better pot.

310. Tree #310P60.  Species: Black Hills spruce. Estimated age: 40 years. Collected 11/17. Price: $150. Estimated shipping: $85. Comments: A beautiful pine.