Fused-Root Fat Trunk Black Pine
This specimen was started in 2006 along with 115 other trees that were one of Eric's first batches of bonsai.
The trunk is made up of fused roots and tapers dramatically from the soil line to the first branch.
Black pine are among the best species for bonsai, and copious amounts of information is available to help enthusiasts learn how to care for them on a schedule that will keep them beautiful for a lifetime.
The updated photos were taken in August 2020, by fall this tree will have more foliage to complete the silhouette.