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Water Garden Journal, 3rd Quarter 2017

Fall 2017 Water Garden Journal Cover

 

IWGS Water Garden Journal Fall 2017 cover

IWGS Water Garden Journal Fall 2017 Cover image

Fall 2017 Water Garden Journal

IN THIS ISSUE

~ President’s Letter
President Susan Davis spotlights the recent devastation of public gardens from recent natural disasters.

~ Home Gardening Corner
Adding “magic” with night-time lighting for your pond.

~ Top Plant Pick
Kelly Billing describes the Golden Club (Orontium aquaticum).

~ Event Report
Marc Marrero and Vicki Aber describe their experiences attending the recent 2017 IWGS Symposium in Pennsylvania, USA.

~ Online Community
Kathy Jentz spells out why image is everything in social media. 

~ From the Vaults
Kirk Strawn shares the results of his hybridization of hardy waterlilies. 

~ In Memoriam
Craig Morell of The Kampong remembers Larry Schokman.

~ Expert Corner
Mike Gannon explains how leaf jams can cause leaky ponds.

~ On the Cover
Victoria waterlilies at Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA, USA. Photo by Kathy Jentz.

Submissions
If you would like to submit water garden content for the next edition of the Journal, please send your submissions before December 15 to KathyJentz@aol.com. 

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IWGS 2017 Symposium Registration Page

The IWGS invites you to attend the 32nd Annual Sympsoium in Pennsylvania, USA Aug. 8th -11th 2017. We hope you will join us August 8th-11th for the 2017 IWGS Symposium. Simply fill out the registration form linked below and send it …

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Water Garden Journal, 1st Quarter 2017

Spring 2017 Water Garden Journal cover

Spring 2017 Water Garden Journal cover

 

Spring 2017 Water Garden Journal

IN THIS ISSUE

~ President’s Letter

President Susan Davis reviews recent board actions.

~ Home Gardening Corner

Six great ground cover plant choices for the pathways around your pond.

~ Event Report

A preview of the 2017 IWGS annual Symposium in Pennsylvania, USA

~ Events Calendar

Upcoming water gardening events.

~ Book Review

Subir Ghosh reports on the book, “Illustrated Aquatic and Wetland Plants in Harmony with Mankind.”

~ Post-Symposium Report

Demi Fortuna shares a tale of great adventure in pursuit of the American Yellow Lotus in Mexico.

~ Expert Corner

Mike Gannon discusses how keeping Koi and goldfish can help children with Autism.

~ News Brief

Evidence of water plants in the diet of early humans.

Submissions

If you would like to submit water garden content for the next edition of the Journal, please send your submissions before June 1 to KathyJentz@aol.com

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IWGS 2017 Symposium

2017 International Waterlily and Water Gardening Society Annual Symposium (August 8th – 11th, 2017) In 1982 Charles Thomas planted a seed among other waterlily enthusiasts for creating a society. He fertilized it relentlessly, bringing together all facets of water gardeners. …

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Water Garden Journal, 4th Quarter 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Water Garden Journal Winter 2016-17 issue

 

In THIS ISSUE

 

~ President’s Letter

The new IWGS President Susan Davis introduces herself and the rest of the new board leadership.

 

~ Home Gardening Corner

Five New Year’s pond resolutions to make and keep.

 

~ Event Report

A summary of the recent IWGS annual Symposium in Merida, Mexico.

 

~ New Lotus Registrations

The 22 newly named lotuses in 2016 are pictured and described.

 

~ New Waterlily Registrations

The 13 newly named waterlilies in 2016 are pictured and described.

 

~ Expert Corner

Mike Gannon describes the surprising spectacle of Koi or goldfish spawning in your backyard pond.

 

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2016 New Waterlily Competition Votes Have Been Cast!

2016 IWGS New Waterlily Competition Longwood Gardens                                                                    …

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Water Garden Journal, 3rd Quarter 2016

 

 

 

 

Cover of 3rd Quarter Journal 2016

 

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Presidents Letter
  •  From the Vault
  •  Expert Corner
  •  Garden Travel
  •  Online Community
  •  Invasive Update
  •  Home Gardening Corner
  •  New Plant Review

 

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IWGS 2016 Symposium FAQ

2016 IWGS Symposium Frequently Asked Questions 1) What’s the best way to get to Merida? The easiest way is to fly directly into Merida. You probably won’t be able to find a non-stop from outside of Mexico, most flights into …

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Water Garden Journal,2nd Quarter 2016

 

IWGS 2016 Symposium Oct 25th - 29th in beatiful Merida, Mexico. Click to find out details.

2016 IWGS SYMPOSIUM

 

 

 

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Plant Registration
  •  Meomorial Fund Update
  •  Home Gardening Primer
  •  IWGS Symposium 2016
  •  Online Community
  •  Events Calendar
  •  Book Review
  •  Home Gardening Primer
  • Lotus Lore

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IWGS 2016 Symposium Registration Page

The IWGS invites you to attened the 31st Annual Sympsoium in historic Merida, Mexico Oct. 25th -28th 2016.   We hope you will join us October 25th-28th  for the 2016 IWGS Symposium.  Simply fill out the registration form linked below and …

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