PASTURE JUNIPER (Juniperus communis)
This Bonsai was collected from a cow pasture near Black earth Wisconsin in 1979. The container is hand-made by Sarah Rayner. It was exhibited at the 2014 US National Bonsai Exhibition in Rochester NY.
JAPANESE LARCH (Larix kaempferi)
This bonsai was originally field grown by Peter Snark of Willowbog Bonsai in the UK.
It was sold and resold to bonsai collectors in Italy for several years. It was sold to a collector in the US in 2012 and purchased for the Milwaukee Collection in 2014.
The container is hand made by John Pitt a British potter. It was exhibited in the 2014 US National Exhibition.