Keshiki means something like “landscape” in Japanese and is pronounced kesh-key. The term is used by Kenji Kobayashi in his book to refer to simple “landscape” bonsai that he creates.  

My keshiki come from the same idea.


kesh75a

Hand-made New Zealand re-purposed bowl/pot

Keshiki bonsai no. 76 is a NZ native – Mountain Totara, a high elevation tree/shrub – with loose stones and moss in a New Zealand pot.

kesh75b

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