"Natives" Exhibit Opening

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Source: Ry2Tree2 Bonsai Blog.

Date published: 2017, April 24

Source material: 2017, April 1

           The Pacific Bonsai Museum's new "Natives" exhibit is now open! In recent posts, I have been discussing the preparation of five Dan Robinson trees that are now on loan for the show. This exhibit excited me not only because it gave me the opportunity to help prepare prominent bonsai for a major show, but also because of the show's unique focus.

I had seen this mountain hemlock (Tsuga mertensiana) grove by Michael Hagedorn online and it has always been one of my favorite trees – in part due to the pot-less container. It was far larger in person than I had imagined! The mountain in the background is Mt. Rainier.

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