Owner of Stolen 400-Year-Old Bonsai Worth $90,000 Pleads on Facebook: ‘Are They Giving You Enough Water?’
A couple who was robbed of at least $118,000 worth of precious horticultural rarities has one plea for the thief: water the trees. Read more…
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Japanese couple to bonsai thieves: Please water 400-year-old plant worth over $50,000
Seiji and Fuyumi Iimura hope thieves will return the bonsai stolen from their garden near Tokyo. But if not, they hope they’re shown care.
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Futuristic Martian Tree Sculpture Made With Aluminium Poured in to Orbeez
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Owners of Stolen Bonsai Trees Beg Thieves to Please Not Let Them Die
The owners of seven little (but very old) bonsai trees that were stolen from their garden outside Tokyo are begging the thieves to please, please keep them watered. If they’re not taken care of, they will die!! Ugh. Read more…
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‘Bonsai Are Like Our Children’: Couple Pleads for Return of Stolen Trees
Seven trees, worth a total of about $90,000, were taken from a Japanese garden in January. Its owner had looked after one of them for 25 years.
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Bonsai thief steals $118k of tiny trees from garden, including 400-year-old juniper
Among the loot was a rare 400-year-old shinpaku tree, a star of the bonsai world, which was due to be entered in a Japanese beauty competition this month.
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Stolen bonsai trees ‘like our children’, couple say in plea to thieves
Four hundred-year-old juniper worth £42k among trees taken from home near Tokyo Two bonsai enthusiasts in Japan have pleaded for the safe return of seven trees worth tens of thousands of pounds that were stolen from outside their home. Seiji Iimura, a fifth-g…
Japanese bonsai owners, while hopeful their “tree babies” would be returned, implore the thieves to take proper care of them [Sad]
Japanese bonsai owners, while hopeful their “tree babies” would be returned, implore the thieves to take proper care of them
Japanese bonsai owners urge thieves to water stolen 400-year-old tree worth $127,700
The distraught owners say they are still hopeful of having their “tree babies” — worth around $166,000 — returned, but implored the thieves to take proper care of them.
This 400 year old bonsai tree survived the bombing of Hiroshima in Japan.
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Japanese couple offer care instructions to thieves who stole 400-year-old bonsai trees
‘We treated these miniature trees like our children. It’s like having your limbs lopped off’
Owner Of Stolen 400-Year-Old Bonsai Worth $126,000 Pleads On Facebook: ‘Are They Giving You Enough Water?’
A couple who was robbed of at least $166,000 worth of precious horticultural rarities has one plea for the thief: water the trees. More »
Thief Steals 400-Year-Old Bonsai Tree Worth $90,000 Out Of Japanese Garden
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Special branch: Poignant plea after Japanese bonsai trees to be returned
Seiji Iimura, a fifth-generation bonsai cultivator who runs a garden in Kawaguchi, north of Tokyo, said the seven tiny trees stolen from his garden were his ‘family treasure’.