Just in case (for you Smoke ;)) you didn't see the results, here they are: http://www.bonsaiempire.com/blog/noelanders-trophy-2016 Lots of eye candy for sure.
Just got back from our annual gruelling, but ultimately rewarding, trip to Belgium for the Noelanders Trophy. Too many years have passed by with us visiting this event but it never ceases to surprise in one way or another.
The 17th edition of the Noelanders Trophy has started today and the trees on display are once again, stunning! Over 100 Bonsai trees on display, two entire rows with Suiseki viewing stones and 80 traders make this the …
Two days: Sunday and Monday. Would I miss very much if I only came the first day and missed the second one?
Text and photography: Farrand Bloch – Studio photography of bonsai: Willy Evenepoel. Overall winner Nöelanders Trophy 2015, Andrès Alvarez Iglesias (Spain) with a Pinus pentaphylla. Height: 90 cm … Subscribe. © 2016 Bonsai Focus.
The Noelanders jubilee edition: again a massive show – Iconic olive wins. Text and … The big Nöelanders Trophy prize always goes to the tree which has that iconic bonsai quality. Like it or not, this year's … Subscribe. © 2016 Bonsai Focus.