Bonsai internship announcement

OK, so this is just off the press. The United States National Arboretum is advertising an internship position.

Description: The National Bonsai & Penjing Museum located at the U.S. National Arboretum is seeking an intern for 2018. The intern will be trained by the bonsai staff in the care and maintenance of the bonsai collection. Weekend work will be required. The length of the internship is 3 – 6 months. The approximate start date is April 2, 2018. The internship is paid through a stipend.

Bonsai internships

Qualifications: Applicants should have an active interest in the art of bonsai. The incumbent should have a basic understanding of plant care and have the ability to accurately follow instructions relating to planting, pruning, weeding and other routine garden maintenance tasks.

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