Wirral Bonsai Society Programme for 2020 (2nd Wednesday of the month)
12th Feb. Repotting Workshop/Demo. Ian Warhurst and Andy Hardman
11th March Tree Physiology-How trees grow – Andy Hardman
8th April Tree Structure, evergreen and deciduous – Andy Hardman
13th May Demonstration on Maples by Corin Tomlinson, Greenwood Bonsai
6th/7th June Club Show at Port Sunlight Garden Centre. An exhibit of quality bonsai to include flowering specimens.
10th June Development of maintenance of accent plants – Andy Hardman
8th July Pines, shoot pruning and general horticulture – Ian Warhurst and Andy Hardman
12th Aug. Tree selection for Club Show at Gordale Garden Centre
29th-31st Aug. Club Show at Gordale Garden Centre.
9th Sept. Soils and fertilisers – Andy Hardman
14th Oct. Wiring – Ian Warhurst and Andy Hardman
11th Nov. Matching pots with trees – Alex Rudd, European Bonsai Potters Collective
9th Dec. Christmas Party
We hold all day Workshops on Sundays which are free and run from 10.30 until 16.00. Participants can attend at any time and stay for as long as they like. These Workshops cater for all levels of experience, from complete beginner to more experienced exhibitors and collectors and members and experts are always on hand to advise.
Workshop venues and provisional dates are as follows for 2020:
Port Sunlight Garden Centre CH62 5DY
Sunday: 12th Jan/9th Feb/8th Mar/12th Apr/14th June/12th July/9th Aug/13th Sept/11th Oct/8th Nov.
Gordale Garden Centre CH64 8TF
Sunday: 26th Jan/23rd Feb/22nd Mar/26th Apr/24th May/28th Jun/27th Sept/25th Oct/22nd Nov.
for further information please Email Andy Hardman