Wisdom of the Ages

To see him tending to the miniature trees in his bonsai garden, skillfully trimming roots and shoots, you might think that Robert Smith (a full-blooded Quebecker) has some Asian ancestry. This passion for the art of bonsai is very apparent in smith’s workshops, through which we discover the unique beauty of these tiny trees and learn how to care for them. Visitors to Bonsaï Gros Bec can also experience the peaceful, zen-like atmosphere of its outdoor gardens on 18 acres overlooking picturesque Lac Marchand and be inspired by a stroll on the inviting trails of the rising sun…

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