Bonsai, how to make a tree grow in the right direction?

Deviation from the vertical stem and lateral branches bending is performed by the best copper wire. For this purpose, a piece of wire is taken long a half times greater than the length of the branches, and a diameter of a quarter of the diameter of the branch. Snug but not tight, wrapped branch in a counterclockwise direction. Then slowly and gently bend it in the desired direction.

Bonsai

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Three months later, the wire is removed piece by piece with the help of pliers. Two years later, the plant must be transplanted into fresh soil, thus shortening the roots by two-thirds. Kroon also trimmed in the same proportion. After completing the necessary transplant bonsai abundantly watered.