Whats on Your Workbench ?

Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:36 am

First the growing box. basic ceder fencing nailed together

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:37 am

This was a 1 gallon tosho from Mas Ishi . Grown in growund for 4 years. Kinda gangly. So I thought it might make a good grove in time.

next plop plant in box


avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:39 am

Stake it up and thin it out --The whole plant is root connected. original root ball is on the right. The tree is laid on its side and all branches staked up. in time the whole trunk gets roots



avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:40 am

little more

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:42 am

first stage done

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:44 am

Winter 2011 ...think its ready to trim??

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:46 am

Summer 2012 Still not trimmed, cmon man lol

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 3:55 am

Okay lets do this

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:10 am

Shortening long branches

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:11 am

still more

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:12 am

now we are getting there

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  D-Rock on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:14 am

Done for now...Summer 2012

avatar
D-Rock
Charter Member

Posts : 42
Join date : 2009-05-20
Location : South-West Cal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raft style (root connected) Tosho juniper

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum