sandman wrote:got it over the winter and the leaves stayed on all winter, not sure if that is normal or not. anyways the leaves are fairly large 1x3 in probably just wondering if they will get any smaller or is that about it
The short answer is yes. Brent has an excellent article on that [url=https://www.evergreengardenworks.com/leafsize.htm]here.[/url]
He starts it off with this point:
In Brents article he wrote:
Reducing the size of leaves and the distance between them (the internodes) is the primary focus of the final training of bonsai. This comes after years of developing the trunk, the nebari, and the branches.
Are you at that point? If not you have plenty of time to research and become familiar with the techniques involved.