We are minutes from Chicago, Illinois

Outdoor Bonsai trees Indoor Bonsai trees Pots,tools,soil,etc Calender & workshops photo gallery bonsai-chat links

At BC Bonsai, bonsai are our passion. We do not do gardens or landscaping. We only do bonsai. We offer unique bonsai and pre-bonsai for your enjoyment. we are becoming nationally known for our field grown pre-bonsai trees.

The Prairie Sate Bonsai Show will be held at the Morton Arboritum on August 6th &7th. Linda will be doing a sea hybiscus workshop Saturday at 10:00am ($60 members, $70 nonmembers includes the cost of the tree). Sign up at the Morton Arboritum web site. ( a link will be available soon)

Also, BC Bonsai will be providing trees for the Andy Smith workshop on Sunday at 10:00am. There will be 2 different fees that have to be paid for Andy's workshop.You sign up for the workshop at the Morton Abroitum website and pay them the workshop fee ($75 members, $85 non members) . Then you pick a tree by number from the BC Bonsai website and pay BC Bonsai the material fee. You can pay the material fee at the show before the workshop. We will tag your tree when you pick one and pay for it. Just send us an email (jbpuofm@aol.com) when you decide on the tree you want.

Remember, you can resereve a seat in the workshop on the Arboritum website. I will provide a link as soon as I get the information. click here to see the trees available workshop trees

The material cost for each tree is listed with the tree.

See the BC Bonsai calender for other scheduled bonsai workshops.

BC Bonsai is the largest dealer of bonsai and supplies in the Chicago area. BC Bonsai has thousands of bonsai and pre bonsai trees, hundreds of bonsai pots, a large inventory of bonsai tools and wire (copper and Aluminum). Plus we have a veriety of bonsai soils and chemicals specifically intended for bonsai. We have a collection of bonsai books and bonsai magazines for sale. We also have a bonsai and pre bonsai nursery in Paw Paw, Il. There BC Bonsai has several thousand bonsai and pre bonsai trees, some pre bonsai are in pots and the rest are growing in the ground. Most bonsai trees offered are grown in our greenhouse or our nursery. Their bonsai training varies from advanced styling to basic shaping - ready for you to style in a bonsai design of your own. We have over 7,000 pre bonsai trees from which to choose. Please check our Outdoor bonsai and indoor bonsai listings.

We offer bonsai tools ranging from economical beginers tools and sets to high quality professional bonsai tools. We also offer a selection of bonsai pots ranging from plastic and ceramic training pots to pots from some of the top artists Please check our listings. If you do not see the item or variety of bonsai you desire, please call us we may have it or we can get it for you.

We offer bonsai classes, workshops, private lessons and group get-to-gathers. See our calendar for upcoming events. See the Photogallery for the Japanese Balck pine bonsai workshop pictures.


We are open by appointment only. Please contact us at (630)690-0404 or at BC Bonsai.

We are easily accessable from Chicago. The nursery is about

an hour west of Chicago. We invite you to come visit BC Bonsai for the best selection of bonsai and bonsai starters.

Come out to our nursery for free leasons and training on bonsai techniques.

Every March and April we hold pre bonsai Harvesting workshops on weekends at the BC Bonsai nursery.

Though out the summer you can come out to the nursery and work on the development of as many trees as you would like. Then you can come back in the early spring to harvest only those trees that you like. No one else will make that offer.



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