Exhibit

Bonsai artists from around Florida will once again display their fine works of art by participating in the 2020 BSF Convention Exhibit. Many different species and styles of bonsai will be represented. The exhibit room opens at 8:00 PM on Friday night and is preceded by a panel discussion on “Art & Bonsai”, you do not want to miss it. See list below for consideration for the Native Species Award. Deadline to submit a tree for consideration is April 1, 2020.

Florida Native Species List

COMMON NAMESCIENTIFIC NAME
AcaciaA. choriophylla
American HornbeamCarpinus caroliniana
Bald/Pond CypressTaxodium distichum, ascendens
ButtonwoodConocarpus erectus
Calabash TreeCresenta cujete
Cat’s ClawPithecellobium unguis-cati.
FirebushHamelin patens
Florida ElmUlmus americana
Florida Keys BlackbeardPithecelbbium Keyense
Florida PrivetForestiera segregate
Gumbo LimboBursera simaruba
Hammock VelvetseedGuettarda elliptica
Laurel OakQuercus laurifolia
Lignum VitaeGuaiacum officinale
Live OakQuercus virginiana
Manilla TamarindPithecellobium dulce
Muscadine GrapeTetrastigma rotundifolia
Palatka HollyIlex x attenuata
Parsley HawthornCrataegus marshalii
Pines:
LoblollyPinus taeda
LongleafPinus palustris
PondPinus Serotina
SandPinus clausa
SlashPinus elliottii
SprucePinus glabra
Pond AppleAnnona glabra
SaltbushBaccharis halimifolia
Scrub MintConradina cauescens
Sea GrapeCoccoloba uvifern
Shortleaf or Giant Bearded Fig or Wild Banyan TreeFicus citrifolia
Simpson’s StopperEugenia Foetida
So. Hackberry/SugarberryCeltis laevigata
So. Red CedarJuniperus silicicola
Strangler FigFicus aurea
Swamp/Red MapleAcer rubrum
TintilloRandia aculeate
Tough BuckthornBumelia chrysophylloides
Walter’s ViburnumViburnum obovatum
Water ElmPlanera aquatica
Wild BlueberryVaccinium species
Wild HimeZanthoxylum Fagara
Wild TamarindLysiloma latisiligua
Winged ElmUlmus alata
Yaupon & Weeping Y. HollyIlex vomitoria / “Pendula”
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