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The Art of Bonsai

Slideshow

  • A bonsai, small trees in containers that mimic the shape and scale of full size trees, display
  • A bonsai, small trees in containers that mimic the shape and scale of full size trees, display
  • A bonsai, small trees in containers that mimic the shape and scale of full size trees, display
  • A bonsai, small trees in containers that mimic the shape and scale of full size trees, display

Schedule and Location

Friday, August 2, 2019 - 6 pm - 9 pm
Saturday, August 3 and Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 10 am - 4 pm
Sycamore Room

See bonsai displays and demonstrations by Prairie State Bonsai Society members, vote for your favorite, and purchase supplies from vendors in the Sycamore Room during the Destination Asia Festival.

 

For a more in-depth look into the world of bonsai trees, register for a class!

American Hornbeam Yamadori (Carpinus carolinana) Bonsai Workshop

Brazilian rain tree (Chloroleucon tortum) Bonsai Workshop

Dwarf Jade (Portulacaria Afra) Bonsai Workshop

Field Grown Cork Bark Chinese Elm (Ulmus parvifolia corticosa) Bonsai Workshop

Hinoki Cypress (dwarf Chamaecypris obtuse) Bonsai Workshop

Trident Maple (Acer Buergerianum) Bonsai Workshop

 

 

Fees and Admission

Bonsai Show is Included in Arboretum admission; workshops do require a registration fee