Pacific Northwest Bonsai Clubs Association

NW Resources


Region 1, Western Washington

The following resources provided courtesy of Dungeness Bonsai Society:

Over the Fence
112 E. Washington St.
Sequim WA. 98382 360-681-6851
Pots of all kinds, some Bonsai pots--Good prices

Henry's Garden Center
1060 Sequim Dungeness Way
Sequim, WA 98382 360-683-6969
Some Bonsai items - pre Bonsai plants

McComb Road Nursery
751 Mc Comb Rd.
Sequim, WA 98382 360-681-2827
Some Bonsai items--good supply of plants--excellent supply of maples.

Rain Shadow Greenhouse
205 W. Washington St.
Sequim, WA. 98382 360-683-0919
Soil, pots some Bonsai for sale

Vision Landscape Nursery
131 Kitchen- Dick Rd.
Sequim, WA. 98382 360-683-2855
Some Bonsai items, large supply of plants, some are pre Bonsai

Bill Simpson
811 West Fir St.
Sequim, WA 98382
(360) 683-2726 E-mail:
Custom carved wood dai's for suiseki

The following resources provided courtesy of Puget Sound Bonsai Association:

Bonsai Northwest
5021 S 144 St.
Seattle, WA 98168, (206) 242 8244, Fax - (206) 244 2301
Good source of trees, tools, pots and classes. Good selection of indoor and outdoor pre-bonsai; 'finished' bonsai; and specimen bonsai.

Asia Pacific
19122 84th Avenue South
Kent, WA 98032-1207
(253) 872-8556
Primarily sub-tropical and tropical bonsai, including pre-bonsai and 'finished' bonsai. Limited pot selection. Asia Pacific has a good selection of rocks and stones for Penjing.

Elandan Gardens
3050 W State Hwy 16
Bremerton, WA 98312 360-373-8260
Primarily outdoor bonsai, with a few sub-tropicals thrown in for good measure. Includes both pre-bonsai; 'finished' bonsai; and specimen bonsai. Good source for larger collected material. Some tools and pots available.

Tomeo Nursery
Tomeo, Jerry
3080 Beth Lane
Poulsbo, WA 98370, USA (360) 698-9101
Outdoor bonsai, Retail nursery, pots, and supplies

Marrs Tree Farm
P.O. Box 375
Puyallup, WA 98373
(206) 848-5755
Starter trees of uncommon species. Mail order only.

Wabi Sabi Bonsai
Dave & Gretchen Dewire
38193 Hansville Dr NE  (Mailing address: P.O. Box 168)
Hansville, WA 98340
(360) 638-1000
Pre-bonsai pines, junipers and maples. Dave offer lectures, workshop and demos on bonsai and niwaki.
Other local nurseries that have very limited bonsai supplies include:

Sky Nursery, Seattle
Molbaks, Woodinville
Swansons, Seattle

Region 2, Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho, and Western Montana

The following resources provided courtesy of Big Sky Bonsai Society:

Hooper's nursery
Kalispell Montana 406-752-2770
Some bonsai, some pots, some bonsai tools, and soil, landscape materials

Kalispell, MT 406-756-7568
A few bonsai, some pots, landscape materials

Kalispell, MT 406-752-7878
Landscape materials

Gainans Nursery
Billings, MT 406-248-5029
Some bonsai, pots, landscape materials

The following resources provided courtesy of Inland Empire Bonsai Society:

Greenacres Nursery
18605 E. Appleway
Greenacres, WA. 99016
Landscape material

Nelson Landscape Service Inc.
4109 E. Woolard Rd.
Colbert, WA. 99005
Landscape material

Northwest Seed & Pet
7302 N. Division 509-484-7387
2422 E. Sprague 509-534-0694
Spokane, WA.
Landscape material, limited selection of bonsai pots and tools.

2929 E. 27th
Spokane, WA.
Landscape material

Wittkopf Landscape Supplies
8721 N. Fairview Rd.
Spokane, WA.
Soil components (red lava rock).

The following resources provided courtesy of Yakima Valley Bonsai Society:

Bi Rite Nursery
1522 South 18th Ave.
Yakima, WA. 98902

Country Farm & Garden Inc.
6 W. Washington Ave.
Yakima, WA. 98903

Cowiche Creek Nursery
2401 Cowiche Mill Rd.
Cowiche, WA. 98923

Del-Ann's Imports
3205 Main St.
Union Gap, WA. 98903

Gardner Nursery
1119 W. Washington Ave.
Union Gap, WA. 98903

Home Depot
2155 S. 1st St.
Union Gap, WA. 98903

Loowit Gardens
3806 Summitview Ave.
Yakima, WA. 98902
Mame and other small trees

McKenzie Tree Farm
Old Naches Highway
Yakima, WA.

McMahan Nursery, Inc.
3600 Wapato Rd.
Wapato, WA. 98951
Pre-bonsai trees

Montgomery Nursery
6612 Tieton Dr.
Yakima, WA. 98908
Bonsai pots and tools. Discount available by showing current bonsai club membership card.

Morton & Sons, Inc.
2105 Terrace Heights Rd.
Terrace Heights, WA. 98901

The Shopkeeper
3105 Summitview Ave.
Yakima, WA. 98902
Occasionally has bonsai pots and stands.

Yellow Rose Nursery
8301 Mabton-Sunnyside Hwy.
Mabton, WA. 98935

Bloomtime Gardens
2021 Kittitas Hwy,
Ellensburg, WA.

Dust's Nursery & Company
1116 E. Mountain View Ave.
Ellensburg, WA.

Growing Paynes Nursery & Greenhouse
3170 State Route 903
Roslyn, WA.

Columbia Garden Center
1101 Valley Mall Parkway
E. Wenatchee, WA.

La Vern's Nursery
Grant Road
E. Wenatchee, WA.

Yakima Valley Bonsai Society: Members who have bonsai supplies or teach classes:

Connie & Gordon King
4920 Ridge Rd.
Mabton, WA. 98935
Bonsai pots, wire, tools, books, and some trees.

Delma Tayer
105 Hillcrest Dr.
Selah, WA. 98942
Made to order high fired bonsai pots.

Mildred Boyd
Bonsai information.

Linda Johnson
Bonsai classes.

Paula Moon
Bonsai classes.

Ernie Smith
Bonsai classes.

Region 3, Northern Oregon

The following resources provided courtesy of Bonsai Society of Portland:

Specialty Nurseries:

Bush's Nursery
Richard Bush
8051 S. Lone Elder Rd., Canby, OR 97013
By appointment
(503) 266-9251
Indoor & outdoor bonsai.

Cascade Bonsai Works
28137 Liberty Road
Sweet Home, OR
(541) 367-4387
Pre-Bonsai and Bonsai. Pots, Tools and supplies.

Greer Gardens
1280 Goodpasture Rd.
Eugene, OR 97401
(541) 686-8266
Azaleas and Rhodies
Catalog $3. Good source Book.

Hidden Acres
19615 SW Coppoen Rd.
Sherwood, OR
By appointment
(503) 625-7390

Japan Bonsai
Masahiro Furukawa
10813 SW Barbur Blvd.
Portland, OR
(503) 245-4346
Pre-Bonsai and Bonsai. Pots, Tools and supplies. Classes.

Koyama Nursery
Robert Guitron
425 SE 3rd. #2020
Portland, OR 97214
By appointment (503) 232-0435
Pre-Bonsai and Bonsai. Pots, Tools and supplies. Classes.

Little Trees Bonsai
Jay & Nancy Nunley
220 SW Jefferson
Sheridan, OR 97378
By appointment
(503) 843-4187
Subtropical succulents, tray landscapes

New Leaf Nursery
Bill & Lorraine Gerch
800 Vine Maple Dr.
Myrtle Creek, OR
(503) 863-5767
Pre-Bonsai. Pots.

Porterhowse Farms
Don Howse
41370 Thomas Rd.
Sandy, OR 97055
By appointment
(503) 668-5834
Large selection of Conifers and pre-bonsai

River Rock Nursery
2 miles East of Carver on HWY 224
Call for hours.
(503) 658-4047
Trees & Shrubs.
Gretchen O'Brien

Siskiyou Rare Plant Nursery
Baldsare Mineo
2825 Cummings Rd.
Medford, OR 97051
(503) 772-6846
Alpine and other dwarfs. Catalog & mail order.

Tiny Tree Nursery
Ron & Becky Yasenchak
20370 SW Kruger Rd.
Sherwood, OR 97140
By appointment
(503) 625-6002
Azaleas, Rhodies & Japanese Maples

Trans Pacific Nursery
16065 Oldsville
McMinnville, OR 97128
(503) 472-6215

Wee Tree Farm at Garland Nursery
Diane Lund
5470 NE HWY 20
Corvallis, OR 97330
(800) 638-1098
Pre-bonsai & Bonsai. Pots, Tools & Supplies.

TC Gardens
Tsai Cheng

Daybreak Gardens
Dave & Donna Burnett
25321 NE 72nd. Ave.
Battle Ground, WA 98604
Call for hours
(360) 687-5641
Pre-bonsai & Bonsai. Pots, Tools & Supplies. Books. Classes.

Little Tree Nursery
Hazel Dell, Washington


Carl Davis
312 NE 39th. Ave. (at Flanders)
By appointment
(503) 266-9251
Small quantity of pre-bonsai material.

Percy Hampton
By appointment
(503) 281-7445
Indoor & outdoor bonsai.

Ray & Peg Prag
990 Tethrow Rd.
Williams, OR 97544
(503) 846-6963

Patio, Pond & Beyond
Wayne King
By appointment
(503) 284-7195
Container plants & Bonsai. Koi & water features.

Rainy Day Flowers
Mark Vossbrink
4702 SW Scholls Ferry Rd.
Portland, OR
(503) 892-1160

Kemper Nursery Industries
Don Kemper Jr.
By appointment
(503) 628-1118
Satsuki Azaleas. Pots, Tools and supplies. Classes.

Retail nurseries:

Baltzer's Specialty Nursery
36011 Hwy 58
Pleasant Hill, OR
(503) 747-5604
General nursery. Good plant selection. Japanese Maples.

First Light Nurseries
5820 SW Kelly Ave., Portland
(503) 892-9999
10455 SW Butner Rd., Portland
(503) 297-1058
6025 SE Powell Blvd., Portland
(503) 777-1421
1090 McVey Ave., Lake Oswego
(503) 636-4660
General nursery selection. Pots, Tools and supplies.

Garland Nursery
5470 NE HWY 20
Corvallis, OR 97330
(800) 638-1098
General nursery. Pre-bonsai & Bonsai. Pots, Tools & Supplies.

Max & Hildy's Garden Store
19350 NW Cornell Rd.
Hillsboro, OR
(503) 645-5486
General nursery selection. Pots, Tools and supplies.

Midway Plant Farm
HWY 219
Hillsboro, OR
(503) 628-3232
General nursery selection. Closed Saturday.

Oregon Trail Gardens
18010 SE Troge Rd.
Boring, OR 97009
(503) 678-6080
General nursery selection.

Portland Nursery
5050 SE Stark St., Portland, OR
(503) 231-5050
9000 SE Division St., Portland, OR
(503) 788-9000
General nursery selection. Pots, Tools and supplies.

Tsugawa Nursery
Mabel Tsugawa
410 Scott Ave.
Woodland, WA 98674 (Exit 21 off I-5)
(360) 225-8750
General Nursery. Pre-bonsai & Bonsai.
Pots, Tools & Supplies.

Region 4, Southern Oregon and Southern Idaho

The following resources provided courtesy of Bay Area Bonsai Society:

101 Plants and Things
49842 Hwy 101 S.
Bandon, OR 87411
(541) 347-9398
Limited supply of plants, pots and tools.

Honeyman Nursery and Landscaping
85089 Hwy 101 S.
Florence, OR 97439
(541) 997-8522
Limited supply of plants, pots and tools.

The following resources provided courtesy of Corvallis Bonsai Society:

Wee Tree Farm
P.O. Box 340
Philomath, OR. 97370
541-929-9520 800-638-1098
Pots, trees, tools, books, classes. (By appointment.)

Garland Nursery
5470 NE Highway 20
Corvallis, OR.
Pots, trees, tools, books, classes.

Shonard's Nursery
6600 SW Philomath Blvd.
Corvallis, OR.
Pots, trees, tools, books.

Telperion Farms
P.O. Box 148
Lyons, OR.

Old Tree Bonsai
Salem, OR.
Tools, supplies, classes.

13th Street Nursery
1298 13th Street SE
Salem, OR. 97302
Trees, tools, supplies.

Koyama Nursery
503-232-0435 (by appointment)
Trees, supplies.

Greer Gardens
1280 Goodpasture Island Rd.
Eugene, OR.
Trees, books.

Baltzer's Specialized Nursery
36011 Highway 58
Pleasant Hill, OR.
Trees, pots, supplies.

The following resources provided courtesy of Willamette Valley Bonsai Society:

Old Tree Bonsai
Richard Johnson & Katherine Mercer
1556 Church Street NE
Salem, OR 97303
(503) 585-8305
Open by Appointment and during classes.
Tools, wire, supplies, books, pots, pre-bonsai. Classes and workshops for beginning and intermediate students.

13th Street Nursery
1298 13th Street SE.
Salem, Oregon 97302.
(503) 363-4670
Tools and supplies (wire, tools, soil, etc). Pots, pre-bonsai plants, finished plants. 20% off Bonsai stuff if you are a club member.

Telperion Farms
PO Box 148
Lyons, OR 97358
(503) 859-3697
Trees propagated, grown or collected exclusively for bonsai.
Workshop trees, collected specimens, dwarf varieties for shohin.
Trees shown by appointment only. Email for availability.

The following resources provided courtesy of Eugene Bonsai Society:

Baltzer' Specialized Nursery
36011 Hwy 58
Pleasant Hill, OR 97455
Good pre-bonsai plant selection, especially Japanese maples and conifers. Many pots and tools.

Greer Gardens
1280 Goodpasture Island Rd.
Eugene, OR 97401.
Good pre-bonsai plant selection. Azaleas, rhodies, conifers, maples, rare species. Bonsai books, pots, tools. Their catalog is a good source book.

Ordway's Nursery
62706 Hwy 101
Coos Bay, OR.
Plants and pots.

Wee Tree Farm/Garland Nursery
5470 NE. Hwy 20
Corvallis, OR 97330
Pre and finished bonsai. Huge selection of pots, tools. General nursery.

101 Plants and Things
49828 Hwy 101
Bandon, OR
Plants, pots, and materials.

Region 5 & 6, Canada

On the Mainland

Japan Bonsai 16164 24th Ave., South Surrey, BC V3S 0B9
Tel: 604/536 9220; Fax: 604/536 8799,
Proprietor: Tak Yamaura (spouse: Susan, daughter Natalie - looks after e-mail, etc.)
Website:, e-mail:
Carries a wide variety of pre-bonsai material, finished bonsai, pots, wire and tools.
How to get there from the Tswassen Ferry: About 35 minutes; follow highway #99 south to first White Rock turnoff which is #99A, then follow this to 24th Ave. Turn left and continue on for a number of blocks; the designated address will be on the right.

Sunny Bonsai & Orchid Garden Centre,        3309 E. Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5M 2A1
Tel: 604/245 3817, website:
Specializing in Indoor and outdoor bonsai both Chinese and Japanese styles. Exotic orchids, books, pots, tools and supplies.

China PotteryTrading Co. 13900 Bridgeport Rd., Richmond, V8V 1V3
Tel. 604/232 9909 This is a big warehouse selling all sorts of Chinese imports for the home, kitchen and garden. They carry a nice selection of bonsai pots at very reasonable prices especially if they know you ae a member of a bonsai club.

Naurize Ltd. 6711 No. 5 Rd., Richmond
Tel: 604/273 7898 - Store hours Fri. thru Sunday 10AM -6PM

Garden in Gardens Greenhouse 4080 No. 6 Rd., Richmond
Tel. 604/233 2323 - New. La larish operation with lots of plants of various kinds.

Sheung Lai Tong Bonsai Farm 6280 No. 5 Rd., Richmond
Tel. 604/279 9893 - Said to be open 11AM to 5PM, Thurs. to Tues. May have some difficulty with English language. Had nice pots and bonsai on display summer of 2008

Gerald Rainville RR2 24, 2530 Miles Rd., Roberts Creek, BC V8N 2W4
Tel: 604/886 3915, e-mail:, website:
Shikoku Bonsai specializing in consulting, garden design, lectures & demos. Not available for casual visitors. Phone ahead for an appointment.

On Vancouver Island

A. Nijhuis Landscapes             1930 Shetland Rd, Campbell River, BC V9W 3Y5
Proprietor: Anton Nijhuis
Office Phone: (250) 287-2151, E-mail: Web site:
Product/Service: Collected Trees and Instructions Description: Collected Mountain Hemlock, Tsuga mertensiana and Pinus contorta contorta. Full service landscape business Japanese Gardens and Chinese style gardens. Days and hours of operation: By appointment only

Penninsula Flower Nursery, 8512 West Saanich Rd. V8L 5W1
Tel/Fax: 250/652 9602
Proprietors: Fred and Jane Stark
Located just north of Brentwood Bay on West Saanich Road. They carry a large selection of bonsai, pre-bonsai, shrubs, trees and conifers suitable for oriental style gardens, landscaping and container gardening; an extensive selection of styles and plant varieties..

The Old Country Market POB 219, Coombes, BC V0R 1Mo
Tel. 250/248 6272, 250/248 3349, Resaurent 250.248 4840
This is the famous place with a grass roof and sometimes with goats grazing thereupon/ In addition to groceries, a restaurant and a variety of shops of various kind icludig nursery stock, they have been bringing in a wide selection of bonsai pots each spring from China. The prices are right.

Stone Tree Nursery 2271 Lake Trail Rd., Courtenay, BC V9N 9C3
Phone or Fax: 250/338 9785, e-mail:
Proprietors: Keith and Becci Russell
Stone Tree is a home based nursery specializing in bonsai, pre-bonsai, tools, pots, mudmen, etc. They also offer a selection trees, dwarf conifers, shrubs & perennials for the garden. The nursery is open from 10 AM to 5 PM March thru October - Wednesday thru Sunday. November & December - Saturday and Sunday. January & February - by appointment.
How to get there: From the Island Highway take the Courtenay exit turning right. At the first set of lights turn left (only) onto Cumberland Rd.. Travel down to Arden Rd. then turn left. At the next stop sign turn right onto Lake Trail Rd. Stone Tree Nursery is the 3rd property on the left from that corner.

Stone Images PO Box 1257, Port Hardy, BC V0N 2P0
Tel: 250/949 7020, Fax: 250/949 7006, e-mail:
Proprietors: Hal and Willis Seybold
Specializing in limestone Scholars' Rock pieces, viewing stones, landscape stones and smaller stones to compliment bonsai.
How to get there: Home address is 5785 Beaver Harbour Rd. Follow signs to airport south of Port Hardy turning left at Lord Byng Rd. then right at Esso station onto Beaver Harbour. Their house is fourth on the right past Fort Rupert School. Be sure to telephone ahead for a appointment before paying a call.

David Rowe 1536 Admiral Tryon Rd., Parksville, BC V9P 1Y3
Tel: 250/752 7979, Cell: 250/284 1674, e-mail:
A professional bonsai consultant and teacher. Contact him by phone or e-mail for further information.

Mark Patterson 1464 Stroud Rd., Victoria, BC V8T 2K9
Tel. 250/661 9514 e-mail:, Website:
Bonsai, pre bonsai, seedlings. Lessons & workshops. Not available for casual visit. Phone for appointment.

Out of region resources:

The following are a few out-of-region suppliers that have been recommended, either because they supply items that are not regionally available, or because they have been recommended by various PNBCA members.

Hollow Creek Bonsai: New York
Indoor and outdoor pre-bonsai and 'finished' bonsai. My primary source of organic cake fertilizer.

MBP Bonsai
Austin, TX
8311 Racine Trail
Austin, TX 78717, (888) 627 7883, (512) 244 3240
Good source for BioGold organic fertilizer

Golden Arrow Bonsai
Deadwood, SD
Large supply of collected Ponderosa, Black Hills Spruce, Rocky Mtn. Juniper, and some Limber Pine. Will ship.

Sara Rayner Pottery
Rayner, Sara
1025 W Fourth St.
Red Wing, MN 55066
Hand made contemporary and traditional design stoneware and porcelain pottery
Beautiful bonsai pots; custom orders

Erin Pottery:
Beautiful custom made bonsai pots. Britain, so shipping is expensive.

JT Bonsai
4873 Clydelle Ave.
San Jose, CA 95124 408-371-7737
Good prices on excellent copper wire. Great instructor as well.

Sean Smith Oriental Woodcraft
600 Front Street
Marysville, PA 17053
Custom carved wood dai's for suiseki

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