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Three Friends of Winter Bonsai Silhouette Show

The popular silhouette bonsai show features deciduous trees in their dormant phase, which highlights their branch structure.

PHOTO: Three Friends of Winter

January 24 – 26
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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To celebrate the winter season in the Japanese tradition, the Chicago Botanic Garden highlights the Three Friends of Winter—bamboo, pine, and plum. By enduring challenging winter weather, these “three friends” symbolize the ability to thrive amid adverse conditions. Featured bonsai will be in their dormant phase, highlighting their elegant branch structure.