Bay Island Bonsai’s 17th annual exhibit featured small, kifu, and medium-sized bonsai. The larger trees got a break this year.
Here, then, are the largest trees on display – the medium-sized bonsai.
Shimpaku grafted on Sierra juniper displayed with Boston Ivy
Shimpaku grafted on Sierra juniper – great character
Dwarf Sawara cypress
Accent – selaginella with (anyone?)
Shimpaku – check out the pot
Atlas cedar – the stand looks great (see Phutu for more about both tree and stand)
Suiseki art by Mas Nakajima
And to end the 2016 Bay Island Bonsai exhibit review, here is one of my favorite trees in the Bay Area – a medium-sized shore juniper.
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Chris Cochrane says
Thanks for your generous photos of the BIB exhibition. Thanks for recommending Eric Schrader’s _Phutu_ blog.