A bonsai exhibition featuring specimens from 17 countries will open in Ho Chi Minh City next Friday, June 5.
The four-day event organized by the Asia-Pacific Bonsai Friendship Federation (ABFF) will take place at Rin Rin Park, a Japanese-style garden, in Hoc Mon District, Saigon Times Online reported.
More than 500 bonsai specimens and many suiseki stones (miniature landscape stones) will be displayed at the event, according to ABFF.
A bonsai competition and an auction will also be held.
During the event, several local and foreign bonsai experts will give presentations and share their experience.
ABFF has eight members: Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Some non-members countries will also join the event.