Pine Bonsai Pruning. Page 1 of 2. The new Bonsai Book for by Harry Harrington Diagram showing vigour areas of a Pine tree. Area 1 is the most vigorous. Area 2 has medium vigour. Area 3 is the least vigorous area. Typically, the other major fault with unpruned pines that needs to be avoided is the natural tendency to produce 'whorls.
Pruning Bonsai trees is one of the many topics in our online Bonsai course, made specifically for beginners. Take a look at the Beginners course for more information and a free lesson. Pine trees and some conifers should be pinched by hand rather than cut with scissors. Using scissors, cutters, or shears to prune some species of conifers can.
In order to treat each pine species according to its nature, it is necessary to know if it produces only one or two flushes of.