Oct. 10, 2009 - Hinoki Cypress Bonsai

Time: 9:30am – 1:00pm

Here is a class designed for the beginner or amateur wishing to get into bonsai and for current hobbyist wishing to get more involved. Get hands on experience in making your own bonsai from start to finish that when complete you can take home.

The plant material we have chosen to use is called “Chamaecyparis Obtusa Nana” Ver. Hinoki’s are slow growing cold hardy plants with dark green fern like foliage. Receive expert advice and guidance within a group setting as you learn what’s involved in making bonsai.  Whether you are new to bonsai or simply looking for reinforcement of your current skills, this is a chance to help build your confidence.

Here is what you can expect:

  • Help in choosing your subject plant
  • Balance and Form
  • Pruning or Styling Techniques
  • Wiring
  • Root Pruning
  • Pottery Selecting
  • Care and maintenance

Cost $ 90.00 (plus tax) includes all materials and use of tools

You must register before attending classes and all classes are limited due to seating, space and plant material on hand.