Bonsai behind glass, leaves will burn
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Written by Bonsai King   
Saturday, 14 June 2008 12:58
Do not put your Bonsai behind glass or directly behind a window pain because the glass will concentrate light and the leaves will burn.

Bonsai needs all the light it can have. The more exposure to light, the healthier the bonsai, and the smaller the leaves of the Bonsai. A glass by itself only refracts (change direction of) light and not concentrate light as it is in a lens. The heat that people feel behind a glass in a closed room or inside a parked car under the sun is more of a green house effect rather than burning. The green house effect only elevates the temperature because of

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 August 2008 13:44