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2007 – 2008 Waterlily Competition Winners

Waterlily hybrids for the 2008 competition were grown out at The Sarah P. Duke Gardens in Durham, North Carolina.

The IWGS appreciates Sarah P. Duke Gardens for their enormous efforts for the New Waterlily Competition and especially the dedication of Tamara Kilbane and John K Wyman, who provided all photos.

2007 New Waterlily Competition Winners

Best New Waterlilies

Best New Waterlily & Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Suwanna’ by Ms. Kanchana Kokhakanin (Kathy)

Nymphaea Suwanna

2nd Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Pam Wilson’ by Charles Winch (managed by Noelene Pullen)

Nymphaea Pam Wilson

Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Miss Siam’ by Pairat Songpanich

Nymphaea Miss Siam

2nd Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘John Wedgwood’ by Andreas Protopapas

Nymphaea John Wedgwood

People’s Choice Awards

The results of the third annual People's Choice Awards for the New Waterlily Competition were compiled by Tamara Kilbane of Duke Gardens. Over 800 votes were tallied in this year’s public voting.

Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Margaret Edwards’ by Noelene Pullen

Nymphaea Margaret Edwards

2nd Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Southern Charm’ by Florida Aquatic Nurseries

Nymphaea Southern Charm

Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Miss Siam’ by Pairat Songpanich

Nymphaea Miss Siam

2nd Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘John Wedgwood’ by Andreas Protopapas

Nymphaea John Wedgwood

2008 New Waterlily Competition Winners

Best New Waterlily & Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Ultra Violet’ by Florida Aquatic Nurseries & Florida Aquatic Nurseries

Nymphaea Ultra Violet

2nd Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Virginia McLane’ by Florida Aquatic Nurseries

Nymphaea Virginia McLane

Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘John Wedgwood’ by Andreas Protopapas

Nymphaea John Wedgwood

2nd Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Cliff Tiffany’ by Fourth Generation Nursery

Nymphaea Cliff Tiffany