Shaping and styling is what makes working with your bonsai enjoyable. Being able to wire is how you can turn an ordinary tree into a bonsai tree.

In this video, we join Frederic Hewett, the program coordinator of the Japanese Friendship Garden in San Diego, as he gives us a quick tour of the garden and some of its history. Hosted by Jason Chan of Eastern Leaf.

Japanese Friendship Garden: To become a member, visit, or support the garden, please visit their website at http://www.niwa.org