Here is an impression of the annual spring Shunga-ten, held in Osaka, Japan in the Hanahaku-kinen Park and organised by the Shohin Bonsai Association..
When and how to repot
Finding out for yourself the best time to repot deciduous trees isn't easy. Our smart guide to varieties and their cultivars gives you the answers you need.
The bold cut approach
Growing new bonsai material by layering and a bold cut.
The scent of a bonsai
Developing a giant gardenia into an orthodox informal upright over three years.
Morten Albek takes time to go through some of the shohin displays at the Nöelanders Trophy.
The shohin geisha’s
The meaning and thought behind the display of shohin, or Seki-kazari Morten Albek takes time to go through some of the shohin displays from the World Bonsai Convention in Japan, held in spring of 2017…....
Bonsai in autumn
Enjoy the colorful Bonsai in autumn
How to make an air layer.
Best of show
The 6th European Bonsai-san Show. A selection of the best bonsai
Only the little ones
The famous Gafu Ten, which only shows the best shohin from Japan… For Free, Basic, Plus, and Premium members only.Log In Join Now...
You can’t own it
The Gafu-ten exhibition brings together those who love these tiny bonsai Every year in January it is time for the major shohin exhibition in Japan, the Gafu-ten. Shohin lovers from all over the country and…...
Samurai & Bonsai
On the 150th anniversary of the restoration of Imperial rule, bonsai is displayed at the former capital. An outdoor exhibition is quite rare, even when it’s at a scenic site like the Nijo-jo castle, where…...