Mo Fagan

An excellent show as usual. Some lovely trees and accents on show. Lots of lovely, trees, pots and accents to buy.

Awards for bonsai of excellence to:

Malcolm Darbon – Black pine
John Trott – Trident maple
Mark cooper – Chinese elm
Dan Barton – J.Hillier elm
Alan Maggs – Rowan
Ritta Cooper – English elm
Les Croker – Juniper
Martin Shepherd – Juniper
Mo Fagan – Hawthorn
Ron Heywood – English beech
Beryl Thorpe – Stewartia
Mac Sleet – White pine
Terry Adams – Pyracantha
Dave Martin – Cotoneaster

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Thank you all for bringing your Ginkgo bonsai along to Roots Bonsai Show, it was great to see so many different shapes and sizes of Ginkgo bonsai and be able to set up a display in tribute to a great tree species which also in my opinion look great as bonsai. Continue reading


Swindon Club members put on a display at Roots Bonsai Show near Newbury and it was a great display with bonsai trees of all sizes from Mame through to Chuhin and a mix of species creating a good diversity for everyone to see and enjoy. Thank you to all those who helped put on the display and prepared trees for the display. Continue reading