Goshin ("protector of the spirit") is a bonsai created by John Y. It is a forest planting of eleven Foemina Junipers, the earliest of which Naka began training into bonsai in Naka donated it to the National Bonsai Foundation in 1984
Takanori Aiba is a Japanese artist who specializes in intricate Bonsai Tree-houses. Aiba uses craft paper, plastic, plaster, acrylic resin, paint and other materials to construct sprawling miniature tree-house communities that wrap around bonsai trees.
In ancient times bonsai were usually enjoyed by aristocrats, priests, and other high-ranking people. around the century, commoners began enjoying them, too. After Japan ended three centuries of isolation in 1868 and opened itself up to Western countr