Ignazio Gambrone WorkshopsMarch 27th 2013
The committee is planning to bring to Malta a bonsai master from Palermo to deliver a set of workshops in May. Mr Ignazio Gambrone will be focusing on species which are well-suited for the mediterranean climate. If you want to attend these workshops please contact one of the committee members and book a place. Find out more about Mr Gambrone on his site www.trinacriabonsai.com
Excellent Bonsai VideosMarch 27th 2013
One of our members is creating and uploading several video tutorials which are now online. Please visit our Facebook page Bonsai Culture Group and you will be able to see all the videos. This is just one of them.
March Newsletter PublishedMarch 27th 2013
San Anton Gardens ExhibitionMay 27th 2012
Over the weekend of the 5th and the 6th of May 2012, the Bonsai Culture group participated with a small bonsai exhibition in the 109th Annual Great Spring Show under the care of the Malta Horticultural Society. Read More
Driftwood Master Kevin Willson in MaltaApril 24th 2012
This year the BCG will be celebrating the official opening of its clubhouse in Notre Dame street, Floriana. As part of the celebrations the BCG has invited a highly regarded Master in the art of bonsai. His name is Kevin Willson, and he is from the UK. Read More
Noelanders Trophy - UpdatedApril 21st 2012
The Bonsai Culture group has been recently to the bonsai exhibition in Belgium. Read more now with pictures...
BCG at San RemoApril 8th 2011
The Bonsai Culture group has been recently to the bonsai exhibition in San Remo. See all images on our facebook page.
Minister Pullicino on BCGSeptember 14th 2010
- KREATTIVITA U PASSJONI
jinghad li kiteb "...a bonsai truly represents the fusion
of nature and human wisdom; it is an art that at once pursues
the spirits of both nature and beauty" Stajt nifhem ahjar
ghal darb'ohra dan il-bierah meta gejt mistieden niftah il-wirja
annwali tas-socjeta' Bonsai Culture Group Malta. Hija wirja li
ssahharni kull sena. Hija arti li trid imhabba, kreattivita',
dixxiplina u passjoni. Dan il-grupp illum ghandu 'l fuq minn 70
membru attiv u jien u nkellem uhud minnhom mill-ewwel kienet evidenti
l-passjoni kbira li ghandhom ghal din l-arti.
Making a Great Olive BonsaiMarch 28, 2010
L-Ewwel EsperjenzaDecember 18, 2009
Dr. Joe Zammit Maemple has recently given an excellent account of his beginings in bonsai culture. The Powerpoint is in Maltese and is available in the lectures section. To download and view the powerpoint please click here
Akadama and PumiceDecember 16, 2009
The club has Just received a consignment of akadama and pumice this material is being introduced locally following strong recommendations by Master Salvatore Liporace. Those who want to try these soil materials should conatact one of the committee members. For more information on soil composition read Joseph Farrugia's articles by Clicking Here
Become a Facebook FanSeptember 23, 2009
The club has a facebook page where you can post photos etc. Become a member and start posting Click Here
Master Liporace in MaltaMarch 27, 2009
Bonsai Master Salvatore Liporace will be visiting Malta during our annual bonsai exhibition and apart from judging our trees will also be delivering a series of workshops for members... Read More
Statute PublishedMarch 05, 2009
The club has just published its ststute which was approved at an extraordinary general meeting. To read our statute Click Here
Cascade StyleDecember 31, 2008
Mr. Claude Sciberras has recently given a lecture on the cascade style in Bonsai. the Powerpoint used during the lecture is available in the lectures section. To download and view the powerpoint please click here
BCG Goes to PalermoJune 2, 2008
the recent twinning between Malta and Modica, the President of
the Bonsai Culture Group visited the Bonsai Exhibition in Palermo.
Harruba - Carrob TreeMay 31, 2008
Joseph Cachia gave our members a lecture on how carrob trees can
be used to create a Bonsai.
Exhibition at PhoeniciaMay 21, 2008
the club organised an exhibition at the Phoenicia Hotel
Bonsai Workshop Al FrescoMay 14, 2008
Sunday 11th May one of our Members, Mr Joseph Farrugia offered
his premises and feild to all members of the Bonsai Culture Group.
The event took the form of a workshop and was extremely pleasent
and good fun. Thank you Mr Farrugia.
Malta-Modica Bonsai TwinningApril 30, 2008
of the Bonsai Culture Group Malta have recently visited the Modica
Bonsai Exhibition. Malta exhibited two trees, last year's winner
a pistaccia lentiscus and a gingko biloba. The exhibition was
full of interesting material and there was loads to learn from
our counterparts in Modica and from all around Sicily. The Bonsai
Culture Group would like to thank the modica club for their hospitality
and kindness and look forward to hosting their club members for
our next exhibition in Malta. Special thanks go to Giuseppe Giurdanella
for his constant help and support.
Casuarina - A Newcomer to Maltese BonsaiApril 29, 2008
Dr. Alfred Grech gave a lecture on the use of Casuarina as excellent material for bonsai in Malta. Click here to view the presentation.
Twin Trunk ThemeMarch 26, 2008
Claude Sciberras gave a lecture on the Twin Trunk (Sokan) and Twin Tree (Soju) Styles. Click here to view the presentation.