"The Nations --
When Did Bonsai Come to the
Various French Regions?"


© 2008  Robert J. Baran
All Rights Reserved.


This Page Last Updated: March 12, 2009


       According to our researches, the earliest known bonsai / magical miniature landscape
a) enthusiast in that region ;
b) club in that region ; and
c) display or exhibition of tree(s) in that region are as follows :


(No guarantee is made of the longevity of any particular club.)



Location Dates
References
Alsace
1
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Aquitaine
2
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Auvergne
3
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Brittany
4
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Burgundy
5
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Centre
6
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Champagne-Ardenne
7
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Corsica
8
c.1985
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Ramsey Kinany, per Bonsai, BCI, Nov/Dec 1989, Vol. XXVIII, No. 6, pg. 7.
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Franche-Comte
9
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French Guiana,
overseas department of France
10
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<2009

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Ti Pie Bwa Club Bonsai, per "Liste des clubs," http://www.edgbonsai-fr.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=49&Itemid=63.
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Guadeloupe,
overseas department of France
11
<2005
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M. David Berry, per "2005-2007 - Board of Directors," http://www.felab.com/board2.html
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Ile-de-France
12
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1878
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Paris Exhibition, http://www.magiminiland.org/1800Refs/Quin.html.
Languedoc-Roussillon
13
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Limousin
14
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Lorraine
15
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Lower Normandy
16
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Martinique,
overseas department of France
17
.
1995
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Tropik Bonsai Club, per WBFF website, "Latin America Region," http://bonsai-wbff.org/rlatinam.shtml
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Midi-Pyrenees
18
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Nord-Pas-de-Calais
19
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Pays de la Loire
20
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Picardie
21
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Poitou-Charentes
22
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Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
23
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RĂ©union,
overseas department of France
24
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<2009

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Bonsai Club du Tampon, per "Liste des clubs," http://www.edgbonsai-fr.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=49&Itemid=63.
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Rhone-Alpes
25
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Upper Normandy
26
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please contact us with updates, rjb@magiminiland.org.
Thank-you.



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