NEWS & EVENTS

Wisconsin Invasive Species Revision Process

The Species Assessment Groups (SAGs) have met and their recommendations will be presented to the Wisconsin Invasive Species Council (Council) who will review and vote on the list of species to send to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). A link to the draft list of the species being considered is posted below. The recommendations of the…

IWGS Presents 2011 Aquatic Plants of the Year

The International Waterlily and Water Gardening Society (IWGS) is pleased to present three exceptional choices for Aquatic Plants of the Year for 2011. By featuring some of the best plants obtainable, the IWGS hopes to increase each pond owner’s satisfaction and enjoyment in the beauty of their pond environment. One plant from each of three…

IWGS Announces New International Waterlily Week

The International Waterlily and Water Gardening Society (IWGS) is proud to declare September 4th-10th as the first, annual International Waterlily Week. The Society chose this date to coincide with the culmination of the Society’s New Waterlily Competition, offered annually since its inception in 1997. Each year, waterlily hybrids from around the world are grown out…

IWGS Announces 27th Annual Symposium

The International Waterlily and Water Gardening Society (IWGS) announces its 27th Annual Symposium to be held in Qingdao, China, beginning with a welcome banquet Friday evening by the Qingdao municipal government. The symposium will be conducted July 22-25 with an optional post tour of Beijing available July 26-29, 2011. Saturday, July 22nd includes travel to…

IWGS Unveils New Logo

The International Waterlily and Water Gardening Society (IWGS) took a step toward the future this month when it unveiled its new logo. The new logo symbolizes the Society’s international membership and its dedication to the furtherance of water gardening and its associated plants. The previous logo was created when the non-profit organization was known simply…