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First Visit to the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum

A few weeks ago I made my first visit to the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum at the National Arboretum here in Washington, DC. I was there primarily to cover a bonsai workshop the museum was conducting. While at the museum I took then time to enjoy and learn about the marvelous bonsai and penjing on display.

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National Bonsai & Penjing Museum Workshop: Bonsai Basics with Tropicals

On Saturday I visited the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum at the United States National Arboretum here in Washington, DC. In addition to seeing the collection of bonsai and penjing, I viewed the special exhibit Becoming a Bonsai and dropped in on their workshop Bonsai Basics with Tropicals. The exhibit and workshop complemented each other well as both showed how bonsai are created.

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