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ABSC Convention 2019 Results & Highlights
** 2019 American Bonsai Society Convention **
Co-Hosted by the Houston Bonsai Society

2019 American Bonsai Society Convention
Hello friends of Bonsai !

Here are some pictures of the trees on display at the National Bonsai Convention held in Houston, Texas. The convention was well attended and everyone had a good time and learned a lot at the workshops.

New Post on Bonsai Tonight
Prize-winning Bonsai at Bonsai on the Bayou: An American Bonsai Summit
By Jonas Dupuich
Last weekend the American Bonsai Society held their 2019 Convention in Houston, Texas.
Hosted by the Houston Bonsai Society, the event featured an awesome program of workshops, demonstrations, lectures, and artist spotlights.

The convention exhibit included bonsai, suiseki, and kusamono displays. Headliners Enrique Castano de la Serna, Boon Manakitivipart, and Ryan Neil selected the prize-winning entries in accordance with the Lone Star Bonsai Federation's Excellence in Bonsai program.

Texas Cedar Elm - Best in Show and Best Deciduous

Japanese Black Pine - Best Conifer

Texas Cedar Elm - People's Choice

Burtt Davy Ficus - Best Tropical

Cuban Laurel Fig - Honorable Mention, Tropical

Bald Cypress - Best Texas Native and John Y. Naka Award (ABS)

Boxwood - Best Broadleaf Evergreen

Willow Leaf Ficus - Best Shohin Tree

Black Pine, Korean Hornbeam, Trident Maple, White Pine - Best Shohin Display

Honorable Mention, Shohin Display
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