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What is your unique or obscure hobby?
submitted 5 months ago by Starlight_Fire from self.AskSaidIt
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[–]i_cansmellthat 6 insightful - 1 fun6 insightful - 0 fun7 insightful - 0 fun7 insightful - 1 fun - 5 months ago (2 children)
I've been trying to cultivate bonsai trees from clippings, still new to it but I've got 2 started and in pots. It doesn't take much time really (though they aren't tolerant of neglect), but it will be a couple years before they look like actual trees.
[–]Farseli 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun - 5 months ago (1 child)
There's a nearby bonsai museum and it's just shocking what can be done.
Do you remember what first drew your interest?
[–]i_cansmellthat 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun - 5 months ago (0 children)
I got one last spring as a birthday present, I had commented that I really like them in passing. Probably not the best gift to give as they do require daily attention, but I dug in and read up and so far I haven't killed it!
I have two now, and two starting from clippings. Would like to try a jade tree if these do well over the next month or so.