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Bonsai Care Calendar. Click Here to view the main page which has PDF files for viewing and printing. The information is for Portland, Oregon. Slightly different micro climates than ours, but very similar.
Clubs & Organizations
pnbca.com – Pacific Northwest Bonsai Clubs Association.
absbonsai.org – American Bonsai Society.
Look up these other bonsai clubs around Vancouver;
West Coast Bonsai Club. North Vancouver
Nikkei Bonsai Club. Burnaby
VJGA, Sumi Bonsai Club. Vancouver – vanjapangardeners.com
BC Bonsai Society. South Surrey. – bcbonsaisociety.org
Bonsai Web Links
bjorvalabonsaistudio – American bonsai artist(Trained in Japan). Check out his video series Bonsai Art of Japan on youtube. Bjorn now has his own Bonsai Nursery.
crataegus.com – Bonsai Artist Michael Hagedorn(Trained in Japan). Garden based out of Oregon.
bonsaimirai.com – Bonsai nursery and school of Ryan Neil(Trained in Japan), located in Oregon. Also the home of Mirai Live.
bonsaitonight.com – Jonas Dupuich’s bonsai blog. Many helpful, easy to read articles. He also sells some tools and supplies, including Kaneshin products.
bonsaiempire.com – A website featuring bonsai information, online bonsai courses and much more. They produce exceptional short videos on their website and on youtube.
BonsaiFocus.com – A high quality website and international magazine.
esprit-bonsai.com – Website of Esprit Bonsai Magazine. An exceptional European bonsai publication. Available in English as of 2014.
Bonsai Video Playlist (youtube) – High quality bonsai videos. Free to watch!
Bonsai Goods (Tools, pots, supplies & trees)
Art et Culture Bonsai, Quebec – Mail order. Shipping via Canada Post.
Lee Valley, Vancouver – Basic bonsai tools(Japanese), aluminum bonsai wire, watering cans & hose attachments, 12″ soil grader(riddle).
Garden Works, Mandeville & North Vancouver – Nursery stock trees and shrubs. “Keefers” pumice by the bag. Cheap, small bonsai pots.
China Pottery, Richmond – China Pottery Trading Ltd. A pottery importer. Bonsai pots.
Iker Bonsai Pots, USA(online ordering) – Mr. Iker has been shipping to Canadian customers for over 20 years. Reasonably priced hand-made pots.
Ashley Keller Art, Ontario Canada – Hand made bonsai pots.
Kaneshin, Japan(online ordering) – Manufacturer and retailer of quality bonsai tools and goods.
American Bonsai Tool & Supply Co., USA(online ordering) – Tools, wire, pots and more.
Anton Nijhuis, Vancouver Island – Horticulturist and Arborist. Yamadori collector in Campbell River, BC. He is known to have Pine, Hemlock and Cedar.
Naturise, Richmond – Bonsai grower. A variety of tree types.
Art’s Nursery, Surrey – Nursery trees and shrubs. The largest selection at the best prices.
Keepers Of The Green, North Vancouver – Bonsai care services. Soil mixes may be available for purchase in limited supply. Contact David.