Zuisho Japanese White Pine

This was grafted by Brent at Evergreen Gardenworks in 2004. Here is how (not) quickly Zuisho grows:
2006 as a 2nd season graft in a 1-gal can:

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2007; 3rd year:

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2008; 4th year, potted up to a 10″ terra cotta:

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2009; 5th year, straightened the trunk:

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2011; slip-potted into a larger terra cotta pot:

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2012; still growing…nothing has been pruned away yet:

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2013; moved to the ground:

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2014; first year for pine cones…which were removed:

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Pot IQ quiz…can you name the maker of this burnished Tokoname pot?

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Potted up in March, ’15:

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6 thoughts on “Zuisho Japanese White Pine

  1. wow , nice learning pictures.

    the picture of 2009 with that trunk so big .. Did you do anything special ? Also are you giving any special fertilizer or something?

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