Pruning.  By Mark Patterson There are three main ways to prune bonsai according to whether the tree has scale-like leaves, needle-like leaves or conventional ‘broad’ leaves. 1: If the tree has scale-like leaves (e.g. juniper, sequoia, chamaecyparis, thuja/cedar, or heathers), then the new buds can be pinched off as they are growing.   One grasps any bud(s) … Continue reading Pruning