Tag Archives: Tree of the Month

November 2019 meeting

The first night at our new meeting place at Bishop Henderson Primary School, Taunton Well everyone seemed to find the new location on what was a really miserable evening, indeed it was a jolly good attendance with 23 members present … Continue reading

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October 2019 Meeting

  Our guest speaker this month was Geoff Coneybeare from the Mid Herts Bonsai Club talking about the  physiology of wiring bonsai and the practice of extreme bending of trees. Geoff a scientist once with the UN and later as … Continue reading

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June 2019 Meeting

    June Meeting – A Critique Evening Critique evenings are when a couple of our more knowledgeable members give their advice and suggestions about other members trees, this month we had Jon B. our professional forester, seen here pondering … Continue reading

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March 2019 Meeting

 Prior to the workshop evening Club President John Trott informed all members of the sad passing of Andy our recently retired Club Secretary and lead the members in a minute hand clap, rather than a silence, to honour a lovely … Continue reading

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January 2019 Meeting

We are very fortunate at the Taunton and Somerset Bonsai Club to have that well know professional bonsai grower John Trott as our Club President, who even though he is nearing the grand total now of one hundred  RHS Gold … Continue reading

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December 2018 AGM

Howard and Andy Club President John Trott paid tribute this evening to Howard and Andy on their joint retirement from their positions as Chairman and Secretary of our Club and presented them with a personal present from him of a … Continue reading

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October 2018 Meeting.

A Workshop Evening and Colleague Auction T. & S. B. C  member Tony looks like a man whose passion for his trees brings him a lot of pleasure and contentment, showing that the therapeutic value of the art of Bonsai … Continue reading

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June 2018 Meeting

A Critique Meeting Every so often we have a Critique Meeting when two of our bonsai elders share their years of experience and offer advice and tips to other members who bring their trees along to be the subjects of … Continue reading

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May 2018 Meeting

Sadly it was not a very well attended meeting this month though as you can see there were enough folk there to offer David a number of opinions on what to do with his tree. Studied concentration was in the … Continue reading

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March 2018 Meeting

Last November John Trott our Club President made a bonsai pilgrimage with his wife Anne and a couple of fellow enthusiasts Mark and Phil to Taiwan for the Bonsai Clubs International Convention  and the Asia- Pacific Bonsai and Viewing Stone … Continue reading

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