Lambert, Emily; Minami, Kiyoe
February 2006
Forbes Asia;2/13/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p74
The article features bonsai. The 80th national show of bonsai will be hosted by the Metropolitan Art Museum in Tokyo, Japan. The miniature plant was practiced as an esoteric art, with owners paying as much as $200 a month to board bonsai plants at nurseries. Collector Felix Laughlin comments on working on his bonsai plants. A good bonsai is described as ancient, weathered and a miniature version of a mature tree.


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