The Ancient Forest

May 2012
Blue Rug Juniper
with locally collected:

• drift wood
• river stones
• moss
• hand-sifted gravel

Eventually, these little guys will each stand on their own as stately icons, but the bamboo supports will probably stay on for a season, likely two. Tying each branch upright was painstaking, but well worth the effort.

The magnificent round pot belonged to Kumi’s grandfather in Japan.

After about three years of training and feeding, I suspect this little display will be most impressive.