Hinoki Cypress (Chamaecyparis Obtusa)
Owner: Bertie Greer – NIBS since 1995 and past committee member
Potter if Known: Wallsall Ceramics -Dave Jones with the pot also stamped by his father.
History: Bertie bought this tree approximately 2 years ago from Robert Porch. It is believed that the tree was previously in a private collection in the UK. The origin of the tree before this is unknown. A great example of a formal upright tree.
This tree was selected for Bonsai 30 as a great example of the species and and an excellent example of the formal upright style