Bonsai and Penjing Matching

May 12, 2016

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Bonsai and Penjing Matching

Bonsai and Penjing Matching: Plants in the Bonsai and Penjing Collections and their Counterparts in the Arboretum Landscape

Robbie Apfel, Arboretum Docent
Wednesday, May 18, 10:30am-Noon
Location: Hunnewell Building

Many of the species seen as bonsai or penjing in the Arboretum’s Bonsai and Penjing Collection can also be found in the landscape. Explore the history and culture of dwarf potted plants, and the Arboretum’s relationship with them, comparing bonsai and penjing with their “unrestricted” counterparts in the landscape.

In case of inclement weather, contact 617.384.5209.

Free, registration requested

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