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Nacho Salar Pests & Diseases

July 8th, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

£100.00

You will be taught by Nacho Salar, owner of Bonsai Nara nursery in Malaga, Spain, providing you with the knowledge required to keep your trees safe from pests and decease.

We will also provide expert guidance on how to go about designing and creating deciduous bonsai.

What you need to bring

We advise you to  bring everything you would need if working on your trees at home; that means a tree or trees, turntable, tools and wire. However if you are missing any items on the day, don’t worry, we will do our best to lend you everything you will need.

We also have the nursery stock at hand if you need to purchase anything on the day.

Itinerary

Part 1: Pests and Diseases

The issues faced by pests and diseases on your bonsai trees, what to look out for and how to treat them. The section will take place in the morning and offer a good grounding on the biggest threats to the health and vitality of our trees. This will be a theory section with in depth learning, so be prepared.

Part 2: Designing and Creating Deciduous Bonsai 

The afternoon session will cover the intricacies of creating bonsai from deciduous material.

This workshop will start at 10:00am and end at 4:00pm giving you a full day of bonsai learning. We will provide drinks, refreshments and a light lunch consisting of sandwiches, but you are welcome to bring your own food if you prefer.

The course will be limited to six (6) attendees to enable you to get the most from the time spent with Nacho.

The Venue

Beechfield Bonsai is set in the Shropshire countryside and offers a relaxing day of bonsai work.

We are easy to get get to, just a few miles from either Junction 3 or Junction 4 of the M54 motorway.

Date: Saturday 8th July 2023

Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Cost: £100.00

Attendees: 6

Venue:

Beechfield Bonsai
Horticulture & Rural Studies Ctr
Coppice Green Lane
Shifnal
Shropshire
TF11 8PB

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