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2024 WGJ_Vol39-1cvr

Preview of the Water Garden Journal, Spring 2024 Vol 39-1

NEW!!! One article from the Journal will be published in the Articles section of this website. Non-subscribers can view this article for free. Our Featured Article from this Journal issue is the plant profile on the Nymphaea thermarum.

IN THIS ISSUE

On the Cover: Color on the Creek at Carroll Creek in Frederick, MD. Photo by Kathy Jentz.
03 President’s Message Jeannie Suffern looks forward to the 2024 Symposium.
05 Plant Profile All about Nymphaea ‘Sumanee Guna-Kasem’ by Sander Dekker.
06 Plant News Michael B. Thomas, Pascal Sibo mana, and Bonny Dumbo celebrate an “Extinct in the Wild” Waterlily Rescue in Rwanda.
10 Event Preview James Allison outlines what attendees can expect at IWGS 2024 SYMPOSIUM, Reading, England, UK.
13 Events Calendar: Upcoming water gardening dates.
14 Water Garden Creation Peter Kremers shared lessons learned from a community water garden at Carroll Creek in Frederick, MD.
19 Garden Visit Tomás Escribano tells of his trip to Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens.
22 Event Report Jialong Wei reports on the 5th National Water Lily Academic Symposium in China.
23 In Memoriam Rich Sacher shares memories of Kit Knotts.

SUBMISSIONS
If you would like to submit water garden content for the next edition of the Water Garden Journal, send your submissions by May 1 to KathyJentz@aol.com.

 

2024 WGJ Vol_39_1

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Color on the Creek at Carroll Creek in Frederick, MD. Photo by Kathy Jentz. 03 President’s Message Jeannie Suffern looks forward to the 2024 Symposium. 05 Plant Profile All about Nymphaea ‘Sumanee Guna-Kasem’ by ...

2023 WGJ Vol 38-4

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nymphaea ‘Wichitra’. Photo by Matthew Hermann, Naples Botanical Garden.03 President’s Message: Jeannie Suffern shares highlights from the IWGS past year.05 Plant Profile: All about Iris × pseudata ‘Himebotaru’ by Kelly Billing.06 From the Vault: ...

Water Garden Journal: Autumn 2023, Vol. 38 No. 3

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nymphaea ‘Rhonda Kay’ by Tomás Magaña. 03 President’s Message: Jeannie Suffern shares IWGS news and asks for committee volunteers. 05 Plant Profile: All about Victoria cruziana by Kelly Billing. 07 Hybridizer Highlight: Tianlong Zhu of China. ...

2023 WGJ_Vol_38-2

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover First night flower of Victoria cruziana. Photo by Tomás Escribano. 03 President’s Message: Jeannie Suffern shares details about the upcoming 2023 Symposium. 05 Plant Profile: All about Nelumbo ‘Jiangnan Min¬gzhu’ by Daike Tian. 06 ...

2023 WGJ_Vol_38-1

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nelumbo ‘Jiuhua Haoyue’ flower. Photo by Daike Tian. 03 President’s Message: Jeannie Suffern looks forward to spring and the 2023 Symposium. 05 Plant Profile: All about Nelumbo ‘Jiuhua Haoyue’ by Daike Tian. 06 Event ...

2022 WGJ Vol 37-4

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nymphaea ‘Star White’ is the 2022 IWGS Best Overall New Waterlily and People’s Choice Award winner. Bred by Somchan Treesuwan (Thailand). Photo by Kathy Cahill (Naples Botanical Garden). 03 President’s Message: Jeannie Suffern looks ...

2022 WGJ Vol 37-3

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Naples Botanical Garden. Photo by Laura Grant. 03 President’s Message:Jeannie Suffern outlines the changes ahead for IWGS. 05 Plant Profile: All about Nymphaea ‘Berlinetta’. 06 Hall of Fame: Tim Jennings is awarded IWGS’ highest ...

2022 WGJ Vol 37-2

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Bog Bean (Menyanthes trifoliata). Photo by Kelly Billing. 03 President’s Message: Justin Titus outlines the changes IWGS has made over the last few years under his leadership. 05 Plant Profile: Kelly Billing describes Bog ...

2022 WGJ Vol 37-1

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nymphaea ‘Lucida’. Photo by Suzanne Boom. 03 President’s Message: Justin Titus introduces a new three-year membership for botanical gardens. 04 From The Vault: C. Barre Hellquist and C. Eric Hellquist describe the invasive plants ...

2021 WGJ Vol 36-4

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: 2021 IWGS Overall Best New Waterlily Nymphaea ‘Purple Zebra’ by Pornchai Sukkasemsamranjit (Thailand). Photo by Kathy Cahill. 03 President’s Message: Justin Titus congratulates the New Waterlily Competition winners. 04 Plant Registrations: Daike Tian shares ...

2021 WGJ Vol 36-3

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Photo by Timo Gabriel. It was the first place winner in the 2021 IWGS Virtual Symposium. 03 President’s Message: Justin Titus expresses gratitude to the 2021 leaders and volunteers. 04 Breaking News: Daike Tian ...

2021 WGJ Vol 36-2

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover One of the many water features at Ladew Topiary Gardens in Monkton, MD. 03 President’s Message Previewing the virtual 2021 symposium. 06 In His Own Words Charles B. Thomas shared the history of the ...

2021 WGJ Vol 36-1

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nelumbo ‘Bali Red’ was collected and introduced by former Kampong Director Larry Shockman. 03 President’s Message: New member benefits debut. 06 In His Own Words: Part 2 - Charles B. Thomas shared his college ...

2020WGJ Vol 35-4

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: The 2020 IWGS Best Overall New Waterlily and First Place in Best New Hardy Waterlily is Nymphaea ‘Puttaraksa’ by Pairote Thongnum (Thailand). 03 President’s Message: A look ahead to 2021. 06 In His Own ...

2020 WGJ Vol 35-3

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Intersubgeneric (HxT) hybrid ‘Sizzler’ photo by Matthew Koch. 03 President’s Message: Newly elected leaders announced. 04 Hybridizer Highlight: ISG waterlily hybridizer Matthew Koch is profiled. 06 Plant Pick: Water Hawthorn (Aponogeton distachyos) by Rob ...

2020 WGJ Vol 35-2

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nelumbo ‘Yueguang Qu’ or ‘Moon Song’ Lotus by Zijun Li, China. 03 President’s Message: Moving Forward. 04 Hybridizer Highlight: Waterlily hybridizer Somnath Pradeep Pal of India is profiled. 06 Plant Pick: Nelumbo ‘Yueguang Qu’ ...

2020 WGJ Vol 35-1

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Nymphaea odorata rubra by Rob Sheldon, Latour-Marliac Nursery in Le Temple-sur-Lot, southwestern France. 03 President’s Message: Looking Ahead. 04 Hybridizer Highlight: Waterlily breeder Zijun Li is profiled. 04 Garden Trends: Frog habitats are “in” ...
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2019 WGJ Vol 34-4

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover - 2019 Best Overall New Waterlily Nymphaea ‘Key West’ by Florida Aquatic Nurseries (USA). 03 President’s Message: Board news and updates. 04 Symposium Preview: Danny Cox shares the 2020 Symposium host location details. 05 ...
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2019 WGJ Vol 34-3

IN THIS ISSUE On the Cover: Monet’s waterlily gardens at Giverny (Photo by James Allison) 03 President’s Message: Welcoming our new board members. 04 Book Review: James Allison reviews a new book on Thai waterlilies. 05 Plant Pick: Yann Mumber ...
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2019 WGJ Vol 34-2

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Message: Use IWGS.org’s many resources. 04 Online Community: James Bennett introduces the new IWGS Plant Database. 05 Plant Pick: Justin Titus profiles the world’s smallest waterlily, Nymphaea thermarum. 06 Waterlily Competition: Danny Cox and Jenny Fuentes describe the preparations ...
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2019 WGJ_Vol 34-1

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Message: A tease of the upcoming IWGS annual meeting in France. 05 Plant Pick: Gianluca Bonomo describes the basic facts about Nymphaea ‘Manee Red’. 06 Grower’s Corner: Growing waterlilies for the flower trade. 08 Expert ...

2018 WGJ Vol 33-4

In THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Susan Davis outlines the new IWGS web site. 05 Expert Corner Soni Forsman describes overwintering techniques for shallow water gardens. 06 Research Report James Allison warns about basal rot in water iris. 09 ...

2018 WGJ Vol 33-3

IN THIS ISSUE President’s Letter: President Susan Davis reports on new updates to IWGS offerings. Home Gardening Corner: Fall pond care. Top Plant Pick: Justin Titus shares a new dwarf Thalia ‘Blue Chip’. Online Community: Jeannie Suffern previews the new ...

2018 WGJ Vol. 33-2

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter - President Susan Davis requests your submissions of non-aquatic plants grown in water gardens. 04 Home Gardening Corner - Healthy summer pond tips. 05 Book Review - A new edition of The Tub Pond Handbook reviewed. ...
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2018 WGJ Vol. 33-1

IN THIS ISSUE President’s Letter - President Susan Davis outlines the new IWGS.org web site improvements in process. Home Gardening Corner - Planning renovations. Behind the Scenes - Rich Sacher confesses the tribulations of being a waterlily judge. Expert Corner - Mike Gannon demystifies ...

2017 WGJ Vol. 32-4

IN THIS ISSUE - President’s Letter President Susan Davis introduces us to the European Waterlily & Lotus Association. - Home Gardening Corner Edging your pond can really set it off. - Top Plant Pick Iris laevigata ‘Variegata’ - Event Reports The first National ...
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2017 WGJ Vol. 32-3

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). ...
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2017 WGJ Vol. 32-2

IN THIS ISSUE President’s Letter President Susan Davis “raises the vibration” in water gardening.  Home Gardening Corner How to care for marginal plants in your pond.  Research Update James Allison reports on new research about how pond dye affects on mosquito ...
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2017 WGJ Vol. 32-1

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 ...

2016 WGJ Vol. 31-4

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 ...

2016 WGJ Vol. 31-3

IN THIS ISSUE: Presidents Letter Mike acknowledges all the hard-working volunteers behind the upcoming and waterlily trials.  From the Vault  We looked into our back issues and have reprinted the seminal “Hybridization of Waterlilies.”  Expert Corner New columnist Mike Gannon ...

2016 WGJ Vol. 31-2

IN THIS ISSUE: Plant Registration Official notice to submit your new waterlily and lotus registrations to the society as soon as possible. Memorial Fund Update A new endowed scholarship set up to honor Patrick Nutt. Online Community Tips for dealing ...

2016 WGJ Vol. 31-1

In this Issue: President’s Letter President Mike Swize welcomes the first signs of a Texas spring. Club Corner Vicki Aber asks for feedback in what could be her final club column. Home Gardening Primer Dealing with spring algae blooms. Online ...

2015 WGJ Vol. 30-4

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize praises Tamara Kilbane’s dedication for 10 years of work on the Waterlily Competition. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber discusses a speaker listing service for water garden groups. 05 Home Gardening Primer Leaning how to ...

2015 WGJ Vol. 30-3

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize introduces two new IWGS board members. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber discusses a newsletter sharing idea for water garden groups. 05 Home Gardening Primer A showcase of white water plants. 06 Grower’s Corner ...

2015 WGJ Vol. 30-2

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize introduces two new IWGS board members. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber discusses replacing a indoor talk for a road trip. 05 Home Gardening Primer Addressing common Koi myths. 06 Profile Corner ...

2015 WGJ Vol. 30-1

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize shares his thoughts on “invasives.” 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber discusses how to keep track of shared club property. 05 Home Gardening Primer A list of small plants for small ponds. ...

2014 WGJ Vol. 29-4

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize shares his thoughts on winter weather. 03 IWGS 2015 Symposium First details of the upcoming IWGS 2015 symposium. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber discusses how to reverse a shrinking club membership. 05 Home ...

2014_WGJ Vol. 29-3

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize shares his IWGS symposium experiences. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber describes the loss of a valuable fellow club member - Bob Hoffman 05 Home Gardening Primer 11 Fall pond care tips. 06 From ...

2014 WGJ Vol. 29-2

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize previews a busy summer ahead. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber describes clubs volunteering at local public water gardens. 05 Home Gardening Primer Protecting pond fish from predators. 06 Book Review Two ...

2014 WGJ Vol. 29-1

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize outlines 2014 meetings and plans. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber discusses the difficulty of finding hosts for water garden tours. 05 Home Gardening Primer Cleaning your water garden for spring. 06 Book Review A ...

2013 WGJ Vol. 28-4

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter President Mike Swize outlines the 2014 meetings. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber looks back and takes stock. 05 Home Gardening Primer Helping frogs survive winter. 06 2013 Plant Registrations Announcing the newly registered waterlilies ...

2013 WGJ Vol. 28-3

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Letter New IWGS President Mike Swize outlines the 2014 slate and meeting. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber describes her club’s annual holiday celebrations. 05 Home Gardening Primer Preparing your pond for autumn. 06 Before-After Your editor’s pond ...

2013 WGJ Vol. 28-2

IN THIS ISSUE 03 Editor’s Letter Kathy Jentz shares her easier-thanshe-thought first water garden. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber describes her club’s plant sales and fundraiser ideas. 05 Home Gardening Primer Popular Pond Fish FAQs. 06 Aquaponics Raising food and fish ...

2013 WGJ Vol. 28-1

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Column Jim Purcell gives two options for the 2014 Symposium location. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber shares club newsletter tips and face-to-face meetings. 05 Home Gardening Primer Four tips for success with aquatic plants. 06 Invasive Plants Issues ...

2012 WGJ Vol. 27-4

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Column Jim Purcell cautions US members about a ban on Water Hyacinth sales. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber shares meeting space solutions for water garden clubs. 05 Home Gardening Primer How to Close Your Pond for the Winter. ...

2012 WGJ Vol. 27-3

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Column IWGS President Jennifer Zuri is replaced by Jim Purcell. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber shares a calendar idea for water garden club fundraising. 05 Home Gardening Primer Pond Tips for the Fall Season. 06 Lotus Eaters ...

2012 WGJ Vol. 27-2

IN THIS ISSUE 03 President’s Column IWGS President Jennifer Zuri gives the latest club news and updates. 04 Club Corner Vicki Aber shares her insight for water garden clubs. 05 Event’s Calendar Water garden events from around the world. 06 Padma (Nelumbo nucifera) ...

2012 WGJ Vol. 27-1

In this Issue 1 From the President by Jennifer Zuri 2 IWGS Announces 2012 Aquatic Plants of the Year Nymphaea Mangkala Ubol and Nymphaea Foxfire, Marginal Plant selection: Orontium aquaticum ‘Big Red’ 4 Using Tilapia zillii for Pond Weed Control by Jim Purcell 7 Propagating Sarracenia  2012 by Randy ...

2011 WGJ Vol. 26-4

In this Issue: 01 Greetings from the President - A New Year, A New Website, and More 01 2012 Collectors Aquatic Plant of the Year - Nymphaea 'Scarlet Flame' 02 2012 New Waterlily Competition by Tamara Kilbane 03 Dark Brown Chafer: ...

2011 WGJ Vol. 26-3

In this Issue: 01 Greetings from the President - Jennifer Zuri 02 IWGS Fundraisers Set Record - Article by Steve Stroupe, IWGS Fundraising Chair 04 2011 Contest Winners, New Waterlily Competition - Article and photos courtesy of Tamara Kilbane 07 In Memorium: John ...

2011 WGJ Vol. 26-2

In this Issue: 01 2011 Symposium Information - Qingdao, China July 22 - 30, 2011 03 In Memorium: Stan Skinger and the IWGS - Dec 11, 1942 – Mar 9, 2011 by Joseph V. Tomocik 04 Nau Hear This by Larry Nau 05 Pests ...

2011 WGJ Vol. 26-1

In this Issue: Front Cover - Pairat Songpanich ISG Hybrid 02 IWGS 2011 Symposium Itinerary - Qingdao, China and Beijing Post Symposium Tour 04 Presidential Address by Jim Purcell 05 Radiation-Induced Mutant Of American Yellow Lotus and Its Interspecific Crosses ...

2010 WGJ Vol. 25-4

In this Issue: Front Cover Fireworks Over the IWC 02 2010 Symposium Information 03 Tentative Speaker List for the 2011 IWGS Symposium Qingdao, China 05 Hall of Fame: Rolf Nelson Tribute Written and presented by Steve Stroupe 09 Buyer Beware ...

2010 WGJ Vol. 25-3

In This Issue Front Cover Test Lotus R31 Page 2 2010 Symposium Information Page 3 Qingdao, China Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Larry Nau Page 5 Evaluating the Potential of Lotus (Nelumbo spp.) Cultiva tion in Southeastern USA PART II: Lotus As A ...

2010 WGJ Vol. 25-2

  In This Issue Page 2 2010 Symposium Information Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Larry Nau Page 4 President’s Comments by Jim Purcell Page 5 In Memorium: Remembering James Alan Lawrie by Elaine Lawrie Page 6 Long-lost Ancient Nelumbo Cultivar Discovered : Rare Lotus ...

2010 WGJ Vol. 25-1

In This Issue Page 2 2010 Symposium Information Page 3 President’s Comments by Jim Purcell Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Larry Nau Page 5 Legislative Alert by Rolf Nelson Page 6 New IWGS Waterlily Registrations for 2009 by Jim Purcell & Tim Davis Page 10 ...

2009 WGJ Vol. 24-4

In This Issue Page 2 2010 Symposium Information Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Larry Nau Page 4 2010 IWGS New Waterlily Competition by Mike Swize Page 4 In Memoriam Dr. Surrey W. L. Jacobs by C. Barre Hellquist Page 5 Autumn Fades Into Winter in the ...

2009 WGJ Vol. 24-3

In This Issue Page 2 2010 Symposium Information Page 3 President’s Comments by Jim Purcell Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Larry Nau Page 6 Glasshouse Water Gardening in the United Kingdom by Harry Hutchings Page 8 IWGS Waterlily Competition by Tim Davis Page 9 ...

2009 WGJ_Vol_24-2

In This Issue Page 2 2009 Symposium Information IWGS Web site Page 3 President’s Comments by Tish Folsom Page 3 Editor’s Comments by Tim Davis Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Keith Folsom Page 5 Wonderful Waterlily Auction by Tim Davis Page 7 IWGS: Designated Keepers ...

2009 WGJ Vol. 24-1

In This Issue Page 2 2009 Symposium Information IWGS Web site Page 3 President’s Comments by Tish Folsom Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Keith Folsom Page 5 Editor’s Comments by Tim Davis Page 6 New Board Member Nominees Page 9 The Waterlily Theme In ...

2008 WGJ Vol. 23-4

In This Issue Page 2 2009 Symposium Information Page 3 President’s & Executive Director’s Comments by Tish and Keith Folsom Page 4 Call for Nominations to Board Page 5 KVH (CyHV-3) and the Case for Biosecurity in the Koi and Carp Industries by D. Benjamin Page ...

2008 WGJ Vol. 23-3

In This Issue Page 2 2009 Symposium Information Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Keith Folsom Page 4 President’s Comments by Tish Folsom Page 5 New BOD Members Page 6 New Waterlily Competition Winners Page 9 Grower’s Corner by David Curtright Page 11 In ...

2008 WGJ Vol. 23-2

In This Issue Page 2 2008 Symposium Information Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Keith Folsom Page 4 President’s Comments by Tish Folsom Page 5 Grower’s Corner by David Curtright Page 6 Nymphaea ‘Siam Blue Hardy’: TheWorld’s First Blue Hardy Waterlily by Pairat Songpanich Page 14 ...

2008 WGJ Vol. 23-1

In This Issue Page 2 2008 Symposium Information Page 3 Combined Executive Director’s/President’s Comments by Keith & Tish Folsom Page 5 Extreme Aquatics: Size and Diversity among Wetland Species of Aroids (Araceae) byDeni Bown Page 11 Grower’s Corner by David Curtright Page 12 Lotus Tour of ...

2007 WGJ Vol. 22-4

  In This Issue Page 2 2008 Symposium Information Page 3 President’s Comments by Tish Folsom Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Keith Folsom Page 5 IWGS Annual Symposium 2007 by Pieter van der Walt Page 12 IWGS Happenings , News & Notes, Affiliate Societies by ...

2007 WGJ Vol. 22-3

In This Issue Page 2 2007 New Waterlily Competition Page 4 President’s Comments by Tish Folsom Page 5 Executive Director’s Comments by Keith Folsom Page 6 The King and In - A Recap of the Thailand Symposium by Suzan Phillips ...

2007 WGJ Vol. 22-2

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles Page 5 2006 After-Symposium Collecting Tour by David Curtright Page 7 IWGS Happenings Page 8 News & ...

2007 WGJ Vol. 22-1

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles Page 5 A New Species of Waterlily (Nymphaea Minuta: Nymphaeaceae) from Madagascar by Kenneth Landon, P. Ivan ...

2006 WGJ Vol. 21-4

In This Issue Page 3 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 4 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 5 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles Page 5 Affiliate Societies (Rio Grande Botanic Garden)  by Tom Frost Page 6 Grower’s Corner by David ...

2006 WGJ Vol. 21-3

In This Issue Page 3 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 4 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 5 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles Page 5 Extreme Pond Plants: Waterlilies by Rowena Burns Page 6 Grower’s Corner: Ludwigia sedioides, ‘Mosaic Plant by ...

2006 WGJ Vol. 21-2

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles Page 4 Extreme Pond Plants: Nymphaea tetragona by Rowena Burns Page 5 Invasive Plants of the Frogbit Family ...

2006 WGJ Vol. 21-1

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles, Page 4 Affiliate Societies by Tom Frost Page 5 IWGS Research Grant Report: Germinating Seeds of Nymphaea ...

2005 WGJ Vol. 20-4

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles, Page 4 Affiliate Societies by Tom Frost Page 5 The Workshop on Linking Ecology and Horticulture to ...

2005 WGJ Vol. 20-3

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Tom Tilley Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles, Page 3 Affiliate Societies by Tom Frost Page 5 Victoria Waterlily Species and Hybrid Chromosome Count Analyses ...

2005 WGJ Vol. 20-2

In This Issue Page 2 Presidents Comments : by Wayne Davis Jr. Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Executive Directors Comments: by Paula Biles Page 4 Affiliate Societies by Tom Frost Page 5 Book Reviews: Waterlilies and Lotuses, by ...

2005 WGJ Vol. 20-1

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Wayne Davis, Jr. Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 The Grower’s Corner by John Loggins Page 5 Aquatic Palms by Jorge Monteverde Page ...

2004 WGJ Vol. 19-4

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Wayne Davis, Jr. Page 3 Executive Director’s Comments by Paula Biles Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 The Grower’s Corner by John Loggins Page 5 Nymphaea ‘William Phillips’ by James Allison ...

2004 WGJ Vol. 19-3

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Wayne Davis, Jr. Page 3 Executive Director Comments by Paula Biles Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 The Grower’s Corner: Tropical Waterlily Propogation by John Loggins Page 5 Red Waterlilies of ...

2004 WGJ Vol. 19-2

In This Issue Page 2 President’s Comments by Wayne Davis Jr. Page 3 Executive Director Comments by Paula Biles, Page 3 IWGS Committee Chairs Page 4 Editor’s Note, Writers Wanted: Would you like to write for the IWGS? Page 5 ...

2004 WGJ Vol. 19-1

In This Issue  Cover Nymphaea ‘Denver’s Delight’, artwork by Susan Fisher See the article ‘Denver’s Lily of the Lake’ on page 14 Page 4 From Your President Page 5 From Your Editor Page 6 News and Updates: Oportunity to name ...

2003 WGJ Vol. 18-4

In This Issue Page 2 From your President, From your Editor, News and Updates Page 3 Nelumbo Registration Page 4 Call for IWGS, Hall of Fame Nominations, Page 5 New IWGS Annual, Waterlily Competition Page 5 News Snippets Page 6 ...

2003 WGJ Vol. 18-3

In This Issue Page 2 From your President, From your Editor, News and Updates Page 3 News Snippets Page 4 Alien Invaders Page 4 Waterlilies: The Present and Future of Ancient Plants by Professor Peter Crane Page 5 Announcement of ...

2003 WGJ Vol. 18-2

In This Issue Page 2 From your President, From your Editor, Page 3 – News and Updates Page 4 – ‘Name That Lily’ Results: Carla's Sonshine Page 5 – News Snippets, Page 5 Alien Invaders, WebWatch Page 8 – In ...

2003 WGJ Vol. 18-1

In This Issue Page 1 Cover The day blooming nymphaea 'Chaz', winner of the RHS Banksian medal at the IWGS competition Page 4 from your president Page 5 from your editor Page 6 IWGS updates Page 7 news Page 8 ...
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2002 WGJ No Publications

There were no Water Garden Journals published during 2002.

2001 WGJ Vol. 17-4

In This Issue Page 2 From your President, From your Editor, News and Updates Page 3 News Snippets - Frances Perry Remembered, Czech Aquatic Collection. Plant disease issues, Koi Herpes Virus Page 4 Annual Competition for New Waterlilies Page 5 ...

2001 WGJ Vol. 17-3

In This Issue 4 From your president, from your editor 5 News and updates 7 Webwatch - Budget Waterlilies by Wayne Morrow 10 Nymphaea hybridisation - The Challenge to produce new hybrids 11 Further items from the IWGS 2001 symposium ...

2001 WGJ Vol. 17-2

In This Issue Page 2 From your President, News and Updates Page 3 Hall of Fame Nominations Page 4 IWGS Research Awards Page 5 Nashville Symposium 2001 -  A Personal Review by Matthew Johnson Page 6 The Gardens of Roberto Burle ...

2001 WGJ Vol. 17-1

In This Issue Page 4 From your president Page 5 From your editor Page 5 News and updates In Memorium - BILL SCHMIDLIN Page 7 Webwatch Page 11 IWGS New Waterlily competition- Perrys Baby Red by Perry Slocum, Moon Dance by ...

2000 WGJ Vol. 16-4

In This Issue Page 2 From your President, Page 2 From your Editor, News and Updates, Symposium 2001, Tennessee Preview Page 4 Letters to the Editor Page 5 WebWatch - string algae Page 7 Repairing Liners by Gordon Ledbetter Page ...

2000 WGJ Vol. 16-3

In This Issue Page 4 From your president Rowena Burns Page 4 From your editor- James Allison Page 5 News and updates Page 6 IWGS Annual Competition for New Waterlilies - call to participate Page 7 The Banksian Medal - ...

2000 WGJ Vol. 16-2

In This Issue Page 2 From your President Page 2 From your editor Page 2 News and updates Page 4 Symposium 2000, Chicago Page 5 Woody plants tolerant of wet sites by Tim Boland Page 6 Invasive species of the ...

2000 WGJ Vol. 16-1

In This Issue Page 4 From your president Page 4 From your editor,  In Memorium - Monroe Birdsay Page 5 News and updates Page 6 Webwatch Page 11 Letter to the editor - Lilies and sand Page 12 Tips from the ...

1999 WGJ Vol. 15-4

In This Issue Page 4 From your president Page 4 From your editor Page 5 News and updates: Alien Invasion Page 9 Webwatch: Australian Lilies, Over-wintering Tropical Waterlilies, Lotus Seeds Page 11 Tips from the plant lady by Anita Nelson ...

1999 WGJ Vol. 15-3

In This Issue Australian Special Edition - part one Page 4 From your president, Page 4 From your editor Page 5 In Memorium - Maggie Belle Slocum Page 5 News and updates Page 6 Webwatch Page 8 Research Awards Page ...

1999 WGJ Vol. 15-2

In This Issue Page 4 From your president - Barbara Davies Page 4 From your editor - James Allison Page 5 News - The IWGS Registry for Waterlilies and Lotus Page 6 Alien Invasion Page 8 Webwatch Page 10 The ...

1999 WGJ Vol. 15-1

In This Issue Page 4 From your president - Barbara Davies Page 5 From your editor - James Allison Page 6 Water gardener’s exchange: Water Lily or Waterlily? Page 7 News and updates Page 8 Dr Edward L. Schneider receives ...

1998 WGJ No Journals

There were no Water Garden Journals published during 1998.

1997 WGJ Vol 13-4 None

There is no Water Garden Journal printed for 1997 Vol 13-4

1997 WGJ Vol. 13-2/3

In This Issue 1997 Denver Symposium – Special Edition Page 4 From your President Emeritus - Jim Lawrie Page 5 From your editor - James Allison Page 6 WaterGardener’s Exchange Page 9 News and Updates Page 10 Alien Invasion - ...

1997 WGJ Vol. 13-1

In This Issue Page 4 From Your President Barbara Davies Page 5 From Your Editor James Allison Page 4 Water Gardeners Exchange Page 7 News and Updates: Miracle at McKee, Queen of Siam, Equisetum Page 7 Annual Trials for 1998 ...

1996 WGJ Vol. 12-4

In This Issue Page 4 From your president - Jim Lawrie Page 5 From your editor - James Allison Page 6 Watergardener’s exchange Page 8 News and updates Page 9 Observations on native Nymphaea of northern North America and their ...

1996 WGJ Vol. 12-3

In This Issue Page 4 Presidents letter  - Jim Lawrie Page 5 From your editor - James Allison Page 6 Water gardener’s exchange: A response from Perry Slocum Page 9 Updates Page 12 Thank you Marliac - as presented by ...

1996 WGJ Vol. 12-2

In This Issue Page 4 Presidents letter - Jim Lawrie Page 5 Letters to the editor  Page 6 WaterGardener’s Exchange: Australias disappearing Lily, Concerns about Nymphaea Identification Page 9 Updates Page 11 Special Members offer Page 12 Bayou Musings: Turtles, ...

1996 WGJ Vol. 12-1

In This Issue   Page 3 Presidents Letter - Jim Lawrie Page 4 From your Editor - Virginia Crum Page 5 FYI: New IWLS Management, Photography tips on France, Meetings Page 6 Membership Updates Page 7 Water Gardeners Exchange Page ...

1995 WGJ Vol. 11-4

In This Issue Page 1 President's Message - Jim Lawrie Page 2 Replacement Copies, Announcements, and Editorial Page 3 News from Atlanta Page 6 Why Your Frogs Leave Home? By Hildreth K. Morton Page 9 Letter to the Editor Page ...

1995 WGJ Vol. 11-3

 In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, and Important Notices Page 2 President's Message - Jim Lawrie Page 3 Reports: New Library Service, Board of Directors Meeting, Trials & Certified Collections, and German Branch Page 3 New Library Service ...

1995 WGJ Vol. 11-2

In This Issue Page ii Presidents Message - Rolf Nelson Page ii Replacement Copies, Announcements, Important Notices Page 1 Editorial, U.K. Branch Meetings for 1995 Page 2 More Ramblings, Part 2 by Lew Seidenberg, DVM Page 5 Questions and Answers ...

1995 WGJ Vol. 11-1

In This Issue Page ii Replacement Copies, Announcements, Important Notices, Page 1 Editorial and Presidents Message - Rolf Nelson Page 2 Nominations for the Inductees into the IWLS Hall of Fame Page 2 The German Branch of the IWLS by ...

1994 WGJ Vol. 10-4

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements and Editorials Page 2 Presidents Message Page 3 Nelumbo - Lotus by Perry D. Slocum Page 5 RHS Colour Charts Page 6 A Trip to Cameroon by Sue Westlake-Guy Page 8 Rambling ...

1994 WGJ Vol. 10-3

  In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, and Editorial Page 2 President's Message - Rolf Nelson Page 4 RHS Colour Charts Page 5 IWLS Tee Shirts' and Sweat Shirts' Page 6 Promising Plants for Water Gardens by Joseph ...

1994 WGJ Vol. 10-2

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, and Editorial Page 2 President's Message Page 3 RHS Colour Charts, IWLS Tee Shirts' and Sweat Shirts' Page 4 Letters to the Editor Page 5 The History of Nymphaea by Henry Conard ...

1994 WGJ Vol. 10-1

 In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, and Editorial Page 2 President's Message Page 3 RHS Colour Charts, IWLS Tee Shirts' and Sweat Shirts' Page 4 Society News Page 5 Letters to the Editor Page 7 IWLS Symposium 1994 ...

1993 WGJ Vol. 9-4

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies and Announcements Page 2 Editorial and President's Message Page 4 Society News Page 5 IWLS Symposium 1994 Page 7 RHS Colour Charts, IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts Page 8 Letters to the ...

1993 WGJ Vol. 9-3

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies and Announcements Page 1 Editorial and President's Message Page 2 RHS Colour Charts Page 2 IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts Page 3 The Decorative Treatment of Water by Thomas Hayton Mawson Page ...

1993 WGJ Vol. 9-2

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, Editorial Page 2 Presidents Message, RHS Colour Charts Page 3 IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts, Society News Page 4 A new Light on Marliac by Father J.M. Berghs Page 5 Mr. ...

1993 WGJ Vol. 9-1

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, Editorial, President's Message Page 2 RHS Colour Charts Page 3 IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts, IWLS Announcement of Research Grants Page 4 Waterlily: Investigation of Fungicide Efficacy and Phytotoxicity undertaken by ...

1992 WGJ Vol. 8-4

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, Editorial, Page 1President's Message – about Father Berghs Page 2 Waterlily Thefts in the UK Page 3 RHS Colour Charts, IWLS Tee Shirts' and Sweat Shirts' Page 4 Mid-identification of waterlilies and ...

1992 WGJ Vol. 8-3

In This Issue Page 1 Replacement Copies, Announcements, Editorial Page 2 President's Message, RHS Colour Charts Page 3 IWLS Tee Shirts' and Sweat Shirts' Page 4 1992 Waterlily Hall of Fame Award to Martin E. Randig, Martin E. Randig Waterlily ...

1992 WGJ Vol. 8-2

In This Issue Page 1 Editorial Page 2 President's Message Page 3 Royal Horticulture Society Colour Charts, IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts Page 4 Letters: The Garden Pond BBS Page 5 Society News: 1992 Northwest IWLS Symposium Page 7 ...

1992 WGJ Vol. 8-1

In This Issue Page 1 Editorial, Presidents Message Page 2 Letter from the President Page 3 Straw and Algae, by Ray Davies, Letter: Micropropagation Research Page 4 Letter: Aquarium Bulletin Board, Royal Horticulture Society Color Charts Page 5 IWLS Tee ...

1991 WGJ Vol. 7-4

In This Issue Page 1 Announcements, Editorial Page 2 UK. Branch News, Hall of Fame Awards: Kirk Strawn, Charles Thomas Page 3 R.H.S. Colour Charts, IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts Page 4 The Waterlilies, by Henry S. Conard (Book) ...

1991 WGJ Vol. 7-3

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, President’s Message Page 3 Society News Page 6 RHS Colour Charts, The Waterlilies, by Henry S. Conard (Book) Page 7 IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts, Ripples and Reflections, by Bill Heritage Page ...

1991WGJ Vol. 7-2

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, President’s Message Page 3 Society News Page 3 RHS Colour Charts Page 4 IWLS Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts Page 4 New Hardy Water Lilies (1896) Page 5 Letter to the Editor – ...

1991WGJ Vol. 7-1

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, President’s Message Page 3 Society News Page 3 RHS Colour Charts Page 5 I.W.L.S. Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts Page 7 I.W.L.S. Statement of Receipts and Disbursements 1990 Page 9 I.W.L.S. Symposium 1991 ...

1990 WGJ Vol. 6-4

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, President’s Message Page 4 Society News Page 4 RHS Colour Charts Page 4 I.W.L.S. Tee Shirts and Sweat Shirts Page 5 Aquatics in the Past Page 5 Water Lily Theft Page 6 International ...

1990 WGJ Vol. 6-3

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, President’s Message Page 2 Society News Page 2 RHS Colour Charts Page 4 Report from the I.W.L.S. Symposium 1990 Page 8 Now Available: I.W.L.S. WATER GARDENING SLIDE SET Page 9 What's Fair is ...

1990 WGJ Vol. 6-2

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, President’s Message Page 2  Director Resigns – Philip Swindells Page 3 Plants against pollution Page 4 The Story of the Water Lily (Part 5), by Charles O. Masters Page 10 Marliac and His ...

1990 WGJ Vol. 6-1

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial Page 2 Society News Page 3 RHS Colour Charts Page 3 In Memorium: Obituary: Martin Chivers Page 3 Oklahoma Water Garden Tour 1990 Page 4 President's Message Page 4 Help Sought Page 5 ...

1989 WGJ Vol. 5-4

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, Presidents Message Page 3 Society News Page 3 Extinct Aquatica, Plants Aid Chemical Breakdown, Riverwatch in Ireland Page 4 Marsh Saved, Operation Brightwater, Otter Water Garden Products, In Vitro Water Lily Project, Aquaria ...

1989 WGJ Vol. 5-3

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, Presidents Message Page 3 Society News - International Water Lily Society Symposium, 1989 Page 3 RHS Colour Charts Page 4 Preliminary Checklist of Cultivated Nymphaea, Photographic Slides of the Latour Marliac Nursery Page ...

1989 WGJ Vol. 5-2

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, Page 2 Presidents Message Page 3 First Plantings for UK. National Collection, Water Gardens and Aquaria Report, Water Lilies at Chelsea, International Congress of Ecology Meeting 1990 Page 4 Water Lilies in Cuba, ...

1989 WGJ Vol. 5-1

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, Page 1 Presidents Message Page 3 News - Fifth International Water Lily Society Symposium Page 3 Registration of Water Lilies, Subsidiary UK. National Collection Page 3 Logo for UK. National Water Lily Collection ...

1988 WGJ Vol. 4-4

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, Editorial, Presidents Message Page 2 Announcing: Trip to the Orient Page 3 Nigel Davies' Death, Water Lily Disease Outbreak, Thanks to Norman Bennett by Perry Slocum, Society News: IWLS Symposium 1988 Page 4 National ...

1988 WGJ Vol. 4-3

In This Issue Page 1 Announcement, From Your Editor Page 2 The Giant Water Lily from the Sungari Lakes, by B.W. Skvortzow Page 10 Notes on Hardiness, by Henry Mitchell Page 12 Who Knows? by Bill Heritage Page 19 Aquatic ...

1988 WGJ Vol. 4-2

In This Issue Page 2 President's Message Page 3 Letters Page 6 Book Review, by Fred Archibald Page 7 More Aquatic Stamps, by Perry Slocum Page 8 Sir Joseph Paxton, by Virginia Crum Page 10 Aponogeton distachyus, by Patt Sigg ...

1988 WGJ Vol. 4-1

In This Issue Page 1 President's Message Page 3 Easy Lilies by Jim Pigtain Page 4 Hybridization of Hardy Waterlilies, by Kirk Strawn Page 9 Aquatic Planting Design by Barbara Guarino Page 11 Response of the Hardy Water Lily 'Pink ...

1987 WGJ Vol. 3-4

In This Issue Page 2 President's Message Page 3 Water Lilies by Helen Fowler Page 8 Special Awards for a Special WLS member Page 9 What Are We? A Humorous Note from Norman Bennet, Salutations to Monsieur Latour Marliac and ...

1987 WGJ Vol. 3-3

In This Issue Page 2 Two Easy Ponds by John Cathey Page 6 Water Lilies, by Helen Fowler Page 8 Denver, Another Outstanding Symposium, A Special Request, Fourth Water Lily Society Symposium 1988 Page 9 1988 Water Lily Society Symposium ...

1987 WGJ Vol. 3-2

In This Issue Page 2 Colorado's Water Lily by Joseph Tomocik Page 4 A Great Loss: Harold R. Bruce, Jr., Member Showcase: Charles B. Thomas Page 5 Lessons in Nishikigoi for Beginners, by Masao Okabe Page 9 On Vacation by ...

1987 WGJ Vol. 3-1

In This Issue Page 1 President's Message Page 3 The 1987 Water Lily Society Symposium Page 4 Water Garden Display, Denver Botanic Gardens by Joseph Tomocik Page 5 IWLS Board Member Wins Major Award, Deadline Extension for Insignia Contest Page ...

1986 WGJ Vol. 2-4

In This Issue Page 2 Message from the Editor Page 3 President's Message Page 4 Pests and Diseases of Aquatic Plants by Philip Swindells Page 7 George H. Pring Retirement Issue (MBG Reprint) Page 19 Water Gardening Symposium (AHS, NWF, ...

1986 WGJ Vol. 2-3

In This Issue Page 2 President's Message Page 3 New Board Members, Letter from England Page 4 1986 Symposium: A Grand Success Page 5 Our Members Page 6 Water Iris, Part 2 by Dr. W. Clyde Ikins Page 10 Patrick ...

1986 WGJ Vol. 2-2

In This Issue Page 2 Charles B. Thomas Wins AHS Award, A Message from the President Page 3 Water Lilies on Canvas, Letter from England Page 4 An Apology from your Editor, Water Iris, Part I by Dr. W. Clyde ...

1986 WGJ Vol. 2-1

In This Issue Page 2 A Message from the Secretary, Creating a Bog Garden Page 3 The 1986 Water Lily Symposium, St. Louis, MO Page 5 Victoria regia; The Great Water Lily of America by John Fisk Allen (1854 Reprint)
The Water Garden Journal: December 1985, Vol. 1, No. 4

The Water Garden Journal: December 1985, Vol. 1, No. 4

The Water Garden Journal: December 1985, Vol. 1, No. 4 In This Issue Page 2 A Message from the President Page 3 Announcement, Bringing the White Australian Water Lily to the United States by Walter Pagels Page 6 What's in ...
The Water Lily Journal: September 1985, Vol. 1, No. 3

The Water Lily Journal: September 1985, Vol. 1, No. 3

The Water Lily Journal: September 1985, Vol. 1, No. 3 In This Issue Page 2 Letters Page 3 President's Message Page 4 Overwintering our Big Koi by Susan Hesselgesser, Editorial Announcement Page 5 Companion Plant Feature: Vallisneria spiralis by S. ...
The Water Lily Journal: June 1985, Vol. 1, No. 2

The Water Lily Journal: June 1985, Vol. 1, No. 2

The Water Lily Journal: June 1985, Vol. 1, No. 2 In This Issue Page 2 The Elusive Star of Mexico by Kenneth C. Landon Page 8 Letters Page 9 Naming and Registering New Water Lily Cultivars by Robert Defeo, Help! ...
The Water Lily Journal: March 1985, Vol. 1, No. 1

Water Garden Journal: 1985 March, Vol. 1 No. 1

The Water Lily Journal: March 1985, Vol. 1, No. 1 In This Issue Page 1 President's Message Page 2 New Water Lily Discovered by W. Pagels Page 3 Water Lily, Water-lily or Waterlily, Plant Registration, Water Lily Feature, Nymphaea × ...