About the Bonsai Kai
Bonsai Kai is the oldest bonsai club in Europe was formed in 1961 in response
to growing interest in the cultivation of bonsai trees. At that time it was under
the auspices of the Japan Society, founded in 1891, although it is now an independent
organisation. Over the years many well-known figures in the bonsai world have
knowledge and experience of both members and expert speakers can be gained at
the Bonsai Kais meetings which serve as a forum for the diffusion of expert
advice on the cultivation of bonsai.
Bonsai Kai is an affiliated society of the Royal Horticultural Society. Since
its foundation the Kai exhibited at both the Chelsea Flower Show (and London Flower
Shows) and won numerous Gold Medals. It is also affiliated to the Federation of
British Bonsai Societies (Fobbs).
All the trees featured on this website are owned and styled by members of Bonsai