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2008-06-15 15:00:00

By Steven Oberbeck, The Salt Lake Tribune Jun. 15--As a teenager, Ken Yamane watched his father tend his bonsai trees and wondered at times what he found so fascinating about them. "Mostly, I just looked upon it as something that he did," Yamane said. "I really didn't think much about it at the time." Now about 50 years later, Yamane has more than 100 bonsai trees in his home and has come to understand the appeal that the art of growing, shaping and nurturing the miniature...