201 Elmwood St. State College, PA 16801

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Beginner Bonsai Class

November 30, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Information on Bonsai with focus on indoor plants to use

  • Discussion of basic design principals.
  • Basic bonsai styles and view examples of each.
  • Indoor plant types to use.
  • Styling your own Ginseng Ficus tree.

 Indoor Bonsai Care.

  • Bonsai Soil and Fertilizing for your bonsai plant.
  • Care and Maintenance of indoor plants/bonsai.
  • Repotting Bonsai : Learn to “bare-root” repot your bonsai.

 Hands-On Activity.

You will select a bonsai tree style that fits your indoor bonsai plant, prune and wire your bonsai in class and give your plant its first root pruning.

 Class fee includes:

  • Class lecture, demonstration and hands-on root pruning & training of your own bonsai.
  • A pre-bonsai indoor plant $40 value (Ginseng Ficus) housed in a ceramic bonsai pot.
  • Introduction to Indoor Bonsai handout.
  • Bonsai wire for styling trees.
  • Bonsai soil and fertilizer for repotting and use of tools if needed (can bring your own).

Instructors: Guest Instructor Keppy Arnoldsen and Jonas Stryker

Class Fee: $50 per person, bring up to two guests for an additional $10/ea (paid at door)

Limited to the first 12 students


November 30, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


The Barn at Lemont
201 Elmwood Street
State College, PA 16801 United States


The Barn at Lemont