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Bonsai Master Saburo Kato has passed away

I’m sad to report the passing of bonsai master Saburo Kato this morning in Omiya, Japan. Saburo Kato (May 15, 1915 – February 8, 2008) was the third generation proprietor of Mansei-en Bonsai Garden in Omiya Bonsai Village, Japan. He was very instrumental in the establishment of the Nippon Bonsai Society and also the World …