Posts categorised: Show Reports

Bonsai displays @UKBA 3rd Auction

If you wanted to see a collection of some of the smaller bonsai trees, then today at the UKBA 3rd Bonsai Auction was your chance. There was a stunning collection of miniature bonsai including some beautiful stones and landscape plantings too from various members of the bonsai community. Take a look at the gallery below… Read more »

UK Bonsai Association 11th UKBA Heathrow Bonsai Show 2022

What a fantastic bonsai show, bringing together so many amazing people in one location to talk about bonsai, display their own bonsai trees and have the opportunity to buy bonsai supplies. With everything available from the bonsai traders from bonsai trees to tools, soils, fertilisers and so much more. It is such a friendly atmosphere… Read more »

Bonsai Clubs @ 11th UKBA Heathrow Bonsai Show

If you are interested in bonsai then this was the show to attend, as it is open to all those who are interested in the hobby of bonsai and provides a chance for anyone who belongs to a bonsai club or society an opportunity to display their own bonsai trees together. If you are interested… Read more »

Swindon club @ 11th UKBA Heathrow Bonsai Show 2022

This year was another fantastic year for the bonsai club displays with 36 clubs present displaying their club members’ bonsai trees there was something for everyone to enjoy. With so many individuals from each club collectively coming together to display their own designs and styles and tree species of bonsai it was fabulous to see… Read more »

Traders @11th UKBA Heathrow Bonsai Show

There was a general buzz about the hall all day with everyone checking out the latest traders and everything they had to offer for sale. It was great to see so many visitors, as well as exhibitors, walking about proudly with their new purchases, I was one of those too as I found a stunning… Read more »

Wanborough Show update 2022

Well I think that it was Wanborough Show today………. not sure cause there was ‘NO’ rain and it usually does. It was good to see the crowds back and everyone enjoying the nice warm sunny weather. The trees in the marquee had a steady flow of admirers, and a lot of them took the cards… Read more »

Staverton Group Bonsai Boot Sale

A great way to spend a day chatting about bonsai while also perusing the multitude of bonsai sales tables to find some bonsai bargains for all levels of bonsai enthusiasts from beginners through to advanced hobbyists. A big thank you to Tony Oswin and the Staverton Bonsai Group for hosting and organising the event as… Read more »

Blackmore Vale Bonsai Show

It was a good bonsai show today with club displays as well as bonsai traders and demonstrations plus refreshments all at the Remembrance Hall, Charlton near Shaftesbury. The main traders were Chris Thomas, Collette, Robert Derrick of Oakfield Bonsai and Trevor. The bonsai club and societies with displays were Blackmore Vale, Staverton, Taunton and Warminster… Read more »

Congrès de la Fédération Française de Bonsai

After two years of cancellations, the ‘Bonsaï Vivarois’ finally succeeded in organising the French Federation of Bonsai show. Around 100 trees were exhibited during the event, pre-selected from all over France. Show report credit: Nicolas BaleuxPhotography credit: Sébastien Joubert

David Cheshire at Chelsea Flower Show

This year’s display in the Great Pavilion by David Cheshire Nurseries Limited was of Japanese garden plants, Niwaki, bonsai and choice plants. David’s display was awarded a Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Gold Medal and some of the species included Japanese White Pine (Pinus parviflora), Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris), a wide range of Maples including Acer… Read more »