May 16 2020 - Making Bonsai With Brazilian Rain Tree
9:30am - 3:00pm
A great workshop for entry level bonsai enthusiast or one who has a little experience under their belt. Students here will learn the different styles of bonsai, basic wire techniques, potting, and care of Brazilian Rain Tree.
Brazilian Rain Tree are great indoor plants all winter long. Their leaves close and droop at night, only to open in order to greet the sun each morning. They do use a lot of water, so be prepared to look after this tree on a regular basis. Also, they have serious thorns, which can be cut off if desired.
This is a hands-on class where all students are provided with a plant to create their own tree, which is taken home at the end of the program.
Other topics include choosing tree material, containers, soil, wiring, post care.