2009-2010 Waterlily Competition Winners

2009 – 2010 IWGS New Waterlily Competitions

Waterlily hybrids for the 2009 and 2010 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 New Waterlily Competition and especially the dedication of Tamara Kilbane, who provided all photos.

THE WINNERS

2009 New Waterlily Competition Winners

Nymphaea 'Tanzanite'

Best New Waterlily
Nymphaea ‘Tanzanite’
by Florida Aquatic Nurseries


2009 IWGS Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea 'Cliff Tiffany'

1st Place

Nymphaea ‘Cliff Tiffany’
by Fourth Generation Nursery

Nymphaea 'Cyprus Pink Star'

2nd Place 

Nymphaea ‘Cyprus Pink Star’
by Andreas Protopapas


2009 IWGS Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea 'Tanzanite'

1st Place

Nymphaea ‘Tanzanite’
by Florida Aquatic Nurseries

Nymphaea 'Hot Pink'

2nd Place

Nymphaea ‘Hot Pink’
by Florida Aquatic Nurseries


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. ‘Judges’ cast 1,675 votes in the public voting for the 2010 contest.


2009 IWGS Best New Tropical Waterlily

Nymphaea 'Tanzanite'

1st Place

Nymphaea ‘Tanzanite’
by Florida Aquatic Nurseries

Nymphaea 'Cyprus Pink Star'

2nd Place 

Nymphaea ‘Silver Moon’
by Louis Belloisy


2009 IWGS Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea 'Rattana Ubol

1st Place

Nymphaea ‘Rattana Ubol’
by Pairat Songpanich

Hardy-Waterlily

2nd Place

Hybrid 2007-1
by Andreas Protopapas


2010 IWGS New Waterlily Competitions

Nymphaea 'H15' 1st day

Best New Waterlily

Nymphaea ‘Wanvisa’
by Nopchai Chansilpa


2010 IWGS Best New Hardy Waterlily

Nymphaea 'H15' 1st day

1st Place

Nymphaea‘Wanvisa’
by Nopchai Chansilpa

Nymphaea 'Pink Dawn'

2nd Place

Nymphaea ‘Pink Dawn’
by Dustin Machinsky


2010 IWGS Best New Tropical Waterlily

T4_1st day

1st Place

Nymphaea ‘Bimini Twist’
by Florida Aquatic Nurseries

Nymphaea 'T8' 1st day

2nd Place 

Nymphaea TBA-01
by Luster Aquatics Nurseries


2010 IWGS Best New Night Blooming Waterlily

Nymphaea 'N1' 1st night

1st Place

Nymphaea ‘Maeploi’

by Sompom Janjunjern

Nymphaea 'N4' 1st night

2nd Place 

Nymphaea ‘Ploi Praow’

by Primlarp Wasuwat


2010 Best New Intersubgeneric Waterlily

Nymphaea ISG1_1st day

1st Place

Nymphaea ‘Siam Pink’
by Pairat Songpanich