Last month coming up !

Tomorrow, the first of June, sees the start of the final month of Willowbog Bonsai as a business open to the public. This satellite image of the farm including the nursery area round the house probably dates from the early 2000’s. We opened the doors in 1995....

Half price pot sale.

Starting from the first weekend in February we will be holding a half price pot sale here at Willowbog Bonsai The large majority of our pot stock is included in the sale. Mainly Chinese pots but some Japanese and a few Korean origin pots also. There are a range of...

Advanced notice of nursery closure

Willowbog Bonsai will permanently close on the 30th June this year [ 2024] Jean and myself have decided to retire after what will be the conclusion of our 29th year of trading as Willowbog Bonsai. Until that time we will continue pretty much as we are now with some...

Final Bonsai Chat.

This Saturday coming, February 4th will be the final Bonsai Chat community day here at Willowbog Bonsai. It is simply no longer viable to set aside the studio for an event not supported in any meaningful way. The photo shows an earlier Chat with a typical turnout of...

Jim McCurrach, a great gentleman of UK bonsai.

It was with very great sadness that we heard yesterday of the death of Jim McCurrach on Sunday 15th Jan. He was without doubt one of the nicest men we knew ! Never a bad word said about anyone. He taught a number of workshops here at the nursery in the first decade of...