Bonsai Collection

Help us name this spectacular Bonsai!

Click here to vote on our Facebook page or click here to send us your suggestion by email.

This beauty is a Willow Leaf Fig Ficus nerifolia and deserves to have a unique and fantastic name. Win a free personal Bonsai workshop with NBG Volunteer Bonsai experts and a $50 dollar certificate. Our horticulture staff will select a winner from the name submissions. The Garden’s Bonsai collection is located in the Transition Garden between the Baker Hall Terrace and the entrance of the Japanese Garden.

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This beautiful Japanese art form of creating miniature trees using cultivating techniques like pruning, root reduction, potting, defoliation, and grafting dates back more than a thousand years.

A public Bonsai display owned by the Norfolk Botanical Garden, maintained with assistance from a dedicated group of NBG Volunteers.

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