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Challenging the Bonsai A to Z entry for Nejikan.

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Existing Bonsai A To Z Entry for Nejikan


Nejikan

 - (Tree Style)
Nejikan - Bonsai Tree Style Bonsai Care

This "Twisted Style" is defined by a trunk which grows in a twisted style (but not exagerated into full coils , which is the Bankan style).

The existance of shari will exagerate the effect, which in extreme examples can be described as the "barber pole" effect. This is most often seen on juniper where the red bark contrasts vividly with the pale shari.


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