The Shohin displays were excellent, with a harmony and balance, consideration for the aesthetic and high quality trees and display stands. This was a recipe for beautiful and delivered in full at this weekend Spirit of Shohin 2016 held at the RHS gardens at Wisley, Surrey.

It was a wonderful two day event, and a great opportunity to see and admire so many small bonsai trees in one location. Here are a selection of the trees that were on display and it was amazing to see such a range of styles, species and displays.

The winners from the show are as follows: