Monthly Archives: October 2016

Heathrow Bonsai Show 2016

It is some months ago now that we as a club decided to up our game a little and put on a display at a dedicated bonsai event, rather than just at local horticultural shows.  We put in a bit … Continue reading

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Club Meeting Report 4 October 2016

Members’ Trees 1.  Peter gave an extended history on his 38yr old Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris). It was originally collected from a Surrey peat bog in 1978 by Dan Barton, the internationally known bonsai grower and writer born 1938 in … Continue reading

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Backtracking – 18 Sep 2016 Workshop

Our Hon President, Frank Mepham, kindly hosted the Cascade Workshop for members.  The weather was good, enabling the event to be held outdoors in the large, mature garden which has some huge fruit trees.  Frank is well-known in bonsai circles||.  Largely … Continue reading

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Club Meeting – Tuesday 4th October – Members’ Tree Talk

Hi All This Tuesday’s meeting is an opportunity for members to bring along a tree to show to the club and share a few words about it: it’s history; challenges; developments; future plans etc. Whilst we have a few experienced … Continue reading

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