Bok Tower Gardens

Bok Tower Gardens Bus Tour - March 1, 2016

Bok Tower Gardens offers marvelous historic landscape gardens, and a unique Singing Tower Carillon. Click on "Read More" (below) for details about the Bus Tour, and click on: to view their website.

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens - Bus Tour Feb 20, 2016

Please click on "Read More" for details of this trip, and go to: to view their website.

How to Transform Unwanted Ficus into Beautiful Bonsai

This is a recent video (Click here: made by Judith and Lia Andrews describing how to take a Ficus and transform it into Bonsai. This event happened with the help and expertise of Dorothy Schmitz and Ernie Fernandez.


Program Proposal for 2016

Martha Goff has put together a tentative Program Proposal for 2016 that describes the events for each meeting and the respective costs. Also described is the agenda for our next meeting on Saturday, January 16, 2016.


Bonsai Clipper November 2015

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Inlcuded in this writing is the list of winning Trees at the 2015 Annual Bonsai show held on Oct 17 and 18, 2015 at the City Pier building in Fort Myers, FL. Please visit the Image Galleries (on the right side) to view the photos of the 2015 Annual Bonsai Show.


2015 Annual Bonsai Show

Our 2015 Annual Bonsai Show will be held on October 17 and 18 (Saturday and Sunday), and open to the public from 9AM to 5PM each day. We are excited to offer an extremely nice venue, the CITY PIER building at 1300 HENDRY ST., Fort Myers, FL 33901.


Bonsai Clipper September 2015

This month's Bonsai Clipper also includes much information about the upcoming 2015 Annual Bonsai Show, October 17 and 18.


Bonsai Clipper August 2015

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Here is a description of the next meeting on Saturday, August 15, 2015. Included is Ed Trout's "Critique Sheet" and "Judging Explanation" for this year's Annual Bonsai Show. Also included is a document for those vendors who would like to participate.


Saturday, July 18, 2015 Meeting at 9AM

Saturday, July 18th, 9AM, SPALC BUILDING
Summer Intensive continues. I hope most of you received the Ed Trout Critique Sheet that I sent out. I am including another one with this newsletter. This is the sheet we are following to improve our trees.

Bonsai Clipper July 2015

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