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We have the largest selection of quality Bonsai pots, tools, and supplies available. Please click into our catalogue for details. We have so many items that we are unable to list them all here, so if you can't find what you are looking for please contact us at:

  • Bonsai Northwest
  • 5021 South 144th Street
  • Seattle, WA 98168
  • 206/242-8244
  • 206/244-2301 FAX
  • info@BonsaiNW.com

Store Hours: Wednesday thru Saturday 10am-5pm, Sundays 11-4pm
Closed on Monday and Tuesday.

What's New
Sunday December 7th, 2014
May 9,2015 Saikei Landscape Using an assortment of drarf trees, stones, and mosses you will create a mountain landscape as seen from afar. This is a beginning class that relies more on your creativity than techniques. This not to say there is no technique, we will cover concepts of perspective and balance that will make your creation shine. All supplies are provided, as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $115.00 limit 8 students
Feb 14 2015 Bonsai 101 This is your introduction to bonsai. We will help you turn a 1 gallon juniper into your first bonsai. In the process we will cover what makes a tree a bonsai, the basic concepts of design, as well as pruning and wiring your tree to achieve the desired shape. Finally we will plant your newly designed tree in a ceramic bonsai pot. All supplies will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.00 class time 1:00 - 4:30 limit 8 students
Feb 21,2015 Larch forest The larch is a deciduous conifer that has great seasonality. Its light green spring color turns a deeper green in the summer and takes a rich golden hue in fall before dropping its needles for its winter sleep. Th columnar shape of this tree makes it a good choice for forest plantings. We will plant 9-11 trees on a stone slab to create an alpine scene. All supplies are provided as well as the use of our tools. Cost $125.00 Limit 8 students
Feb 28 2015 Bonsai 101 This is your introduction to bonsai. We will help you turn a 1 gallon juniper into your first bonsai. In the process we will cover what makes a tree a bonsai, the basic concepts of design, as well as pruning and wiring your tree to achieve the desired shape. Finally we will plant your newly designed tree in a ceramic bonsai pot. All supplies will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.00 class time 1:00 - 4:30 limit 8 students
March 14 2015 Japanese Maple An iconic tree for bonsai, we will use Japanese Maples to create a classical deciduous bonsai. The seasonal colors and delicate leaves make the maple an elegant choice. We will cover the differences between deciduous and evergreen trees, and all the techniques for styling and caring for your tree. Your new creation will be potted in a glazed ceramic pot before you take it home. Cost $125.00 Limit 8 students
March 28,2015 Azalea Bonsai A Blooming Bonsai! If you want a bonsai that bloome look no further bthan the azalea. Its small evergreen leaves alone make it a good bonsai specimen, but when it blooms it is an explosion of color that cant be matched. We will use 2 gallon azaleas in this class and they will be pruned, wired and potted in a glazed bonsai pot. All materials are provides as well as the use of our tools. Cost $110.00 limit 8 students
April 4 2015 Phoenix Graft Not a true graft bet we marry a young juniper to a piece of dead wood that is over a hundred years old. This gives a powerful look of a much older tree without having to wait many years for it to grow naturally. This is an intermediate level class and we will explore the use and care of dead wood to increase the visual age of our trees. We will plant our trees in a nursery pot to enhance the root system when done. Al supplies are provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $195.00 Limit 4 students Cost $165.00 Limit 5 students
April 11 2015 Bonsai 101 This is your introduction to bonsai. We will help you turn a 1 gallon juniper into your first bonsai. In the process we will cover what makes a tree a bonsai, the basic concepts of design, as well as pruning and wiring your tree to achieve the desired shape. Finally we will plant your newly designed tree in a ceramic bonsai pot. All supplies will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.00 class time 1:00 - 4:30 limit 8 students
April 18, 2015 Restyling Do you have a tree that you don't know what to do with, or has your tree simply gotten a little out of shape? If so this is the class for you. We will review the basics of design and return your bonsai to its former glory (or even better!). students can bring one medium or two small trees to work on. We will provide tools to work with but the student must provide their own wire. There will be no repotting in this class Cost 65.00 limit 8 students
March 21, 2015 Bonsai 101 This is your introduction to bonsai. We will help you turn a 1 gallon juniper into your first bonsai. In the process we will cover what makes a tree a bonsai, the basic concepts of design, as well as pruning and wiring your tree to achieve the desired shape. Finally we will plant your newly designed tree in a ceramic bonsai pot. All supplies will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.00 class time 1:00 - 4:30 limit 8 students
May 2 2015 Bonsai 101 This is your introduction to bonsai. We will help you turn a 1 gallon juniper into your first bonsai. In the process we will cover what makes a tree a bonsai, the basic concepts of design, as well as pruning and wiring your tree to achieve the desired shape. Finally we will plant your newly designed tree in a ceramic bonsai pot. All supplies will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.00 class time 1:00 - 4:30 limit 8 students
May 23 2015 Bonsai 101 This is your introduction to bonsai. We will help you turn a 1 gallon juniper into your first bonsai. In the process we will cover what makes a tree a bonsai, the basic concepts of design, as well as pruning and wiring your tree to achieve the desired shape. Finally we will plant your newly designed tree in a ceramic bonsai pot. All supplies will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.00 class time 1:00 - 4:30 limit 8 students
May 30 2015 Japanese black pine If there is Royalty in Bonsai then The Black Pine is king. This class will cover the styling, techniques, and horticulture needed to bring about the best in the King. We will provide you a suitable tree, and all materials for this class. There will be no repotting.
June 13 2015 Indoor Bonsai ficus If you want to do Bonsai and have no room outdoors then indoors it is, and there is no better indoor bonsai than the Ficus. You will take your tree and style it while learning the basics of pruning and wiring. Your finished tree will be planted in a ceramic pot before taking it home. All materials will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.oo limit 8 studends.
June 27 2015 Bonsai 101 This is your introduction to bonsai. We will help you turn a 1 gallon juniper into your first bonsai. In the process we will cover what makes a tree a bonsai, the basic concepts of design, as well as pruning and wiring your tree to achieve the desired shape. Finally we will plant your newly designed tree in a ceramic bonsai pot. All supplies will be provided as well as the use of our tools during class. Cost $105.00 class time 1:00 - 4:30 limit 8 students
April 25 Yamadori Style Juniper Yamadori meand from the wild, and although the Junipers we will use in this class are field grown they have many of the characteristics of a tree collected in the wild. These trees were appx 4 years old when planted, and have grown there for another to plump them up. This is an intermediate level class in which we will discuss the aesthetics of using deadwood in our design to give the appearance of great age, as well as the techniques of putting movement in larger trunks and branches. We will not be repotting. All supplies are provided as well as the use of our tools. Cost $250.00 Limit 4 Students

 

 

 

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