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mame bonsai 55th annual exhibition BSSF

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Bonsai Society of San Francisco recent exhibition included a sample of mame ( “grain” size) and a small bonsai. Here were some of the best small trees I’ve ever seen.

Shohin display - Japanese maple, Japanese boxthorn, coast live oak, trident maple, bougainvillea, fuji cherry, japanese ivy

Mame and shohin bonsai
Japanese maple, Japanese boxthorn, coast live oak, bougainvillea, trident maple
cherry Fuji, Japanese ivy

There are only small trees, but the logs are incredibly thin.

Japanese maple

Japanese maple

Trident maple

Arce trident

Japanese boxthorn

boxthorn Japanese

I can not imagine trying to water these in summer, and I have no idea where they could shop for these small pots.

Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea

Coast live oak

Coast Live Oak

The exhibition also included a series of fun plantations accent, including the following.

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This article was originally published on bonsaitonight.com


mame bonsai 55th annual exhibition BSSF

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