Bonsai sales and purchase.
Suiseki viewing stones
Books and video classics.
Al's Bonsai hat / T-shirts
Bonsai pots, tools and materials.
Bonsai vacation care.
Bonsai healthcare; diagnosis and treatment.
Restyle / seasonal needs for your bonsai,
Prune branches and foliage.
Transfer to new pot size.
Schedule a Personal Bonsai Workshop.
Available for speaking / demonstration of technique.
Local Radio Audio Interview (Ten minutes.)
* Professional gardener 50+ years locally and the peninsula (San Francisco bay area)
*Inspired by and consulted with (1960-70's) Palo Alto bonsai master, Kenneth Iwatoki Sugimoto. note: Ken I. Sugimoto was instrumental in introducing the Japanese art of Bonsai to the U.S.
*Bonsai artist Al began to practice the bonsai art form; early 1980's; specializing in sales, service, and instruction.
*Bonsai collection designer and owner 2021; he maintains 200+ trees, ventured into the art of bonsai in the 1960’s, has created thousands of bonsai from 1980s thru today.
*Bonsai teacher Since 2012, 200+ bonsai workshops and continues to do so.
2019 Milestone: four decades of sales / 10 years at our current location!
Greetings from a mountain region of northern California. We are semi arid in climate, 100 degrees+ in the summer, light snow in the winter. Our Jamestown, CA nursery is located at 11120 Golf Links Rd. This is our home. This is our life. We are five houses off the Golden Chain Highway in the Sierra Nevada Foothills east of the SFO bay Area and east of Yosemite national Park
The junipers thrive in our environment as do native oak and manzanita along with 2-3 dozen various bonsai native and non native, young and old, short and tall, displayed in small pots and large.
Our clients have been lovely, and complimentary. Al has enjoyed providing his bonsai for gifts and collectors alike.
The Sierra Nevada foothill community, Jamestown, CA has a history of gold mining with treasures past and present.
You are invited and welcome to visit in Jamestown. Please come to walk through Al's Bonsai!
Visiting hours 8 am - 6 pm daily. Accepting Cash - Check - Visa - PayPal.
Please join us in California's gold country...
visit our lovely Sierra Nevada Foothills and Al's Bonsai.
11120 Golf links Rd. Jamestown, CA.
five houses off highways 108 / 49 near Sonora / 2.5 hours from the SFO bay area, 1.5 hours from Yosemite National Park.
Al's Bonsai video tour playlist.
2016 Summer Bonsai Tour! 8 minutes.
Al's Bonsai Spring Tour 2017 7 minutes
2021 Valentine's weekend February overview 3 minutes
On Site with Alan Zimmerly; Audio Interview (10 minutes.)
Al's Bonsai 2018 Winter Deciduous and Japanese Juniper Current February 2018 5 minutes
aka the gardener's wife
offering part time senior care in your home.
Local area of Sonora, CA
Since 2000...offering home / health care w/ professional nursing license. Versatile home / health skills.
Caring for people in their environment is ideal. Sometimes families need an extra pair of hands to support them. I also volunteer as a resource nurse in my church, and in touch with the counties various facilities, care personnel and agencies.
My goal: daily maintenance of the highest quality and prevention of crisis. Let's focus on enjoying the rhythms of life from its very start through our journey of days and years to a desirable conclusion of the peaceful passing.
It maybe I can assist you or your family.
General Senior Care Services; eg. Respite Care; Hospice Services; Special Needs; Home Health; Personal Care; Dementia; Medical Management; Bathing/Dressing /Meals etc.