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In training since 1625: How a 390-year-old bonsai tree survived the atomic bombing of Hiroshima

Moses Weisberg was walking his bicycle through the National Arboretum in Northeast Washington when he stopped at a mushroom-shaped tree. The first thing he noticed was the thickness of the trunk, estimated at almost a foot and a half in diameter. 761 more words



National Arboretum, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.

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National Bonsai & Penjing Museum & Gardens, National Arboretum, Washington, DC

These photos are from my visit to see the museum and gardens at the National Arboretum. The miniature masterpieces that we call bonsai and penjing… 67 more words



The NAC – that’s the National Arboretum Canberra – is a great place to take visitors for an outing and outstanding city views.