chapter I maple shapes
chapter II tree material
chapter III cultivating maple
chapter IV developing maple
this notice looks at maple as bonsai and how they can be developed into those
fascinating shapes we all love. most of the trees dealt with are of Asian origins but the same shaping ideas can be applied to most small leaved maple species.currently there is an upsurge of interest in deciduous species as bonsai
and the trend is towards producing natural looking trees.