The Backyard of David Benevente


One identify that involves thoughts in any listing of nice creators of bonsai is David Benevente. Years in the past David labored at Luis Vallejo’s Bonsai Museum and has since run his personal backyard outdoors of Madrid, Spain.

This an actual working backyard. Bonsai are crafted in three separate workshop areas. Given the practical nature of the backyard—gross sales are its primary focus—it’s a testomony to David’s inventive sensibility that it seems like a museum.

The usage of the location itself is worthy of remark, with uncovered granite bedrock surfacing right here and there just like the backs of whales.

Though there are numerous imports the natives are the standouts. Please benefit from the photographs of this magnificent backyard, by among the finest bonsai artists outdoors of Japan-

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An attention-grabbing show space, the yellow stucco wall a wonderful mix of Japanese and Spanish sensibilities.

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Grafted Itoigawa juniper

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Scots Pine

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David Benevente within the again space of his backyard—we had a incredible time catching up and speaking tree

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Scots Pine, a demo plant from the current UBE conference the place David introduced

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Scots Pine

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Hornbeam

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Scots Pine, a standout tree proven within the 2015 Trophy the place I first met David

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Spectacular Sabina Junipers, grafted with Itoigawa, within the again work space

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Yew

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A unusual rock planting

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Newcomers ready for coaching

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Extra crops in queue

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With timber like these you may think about David has many scrumptious bonsai forward. Thanks for the go to, David, memorable and galvanizing!

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