2018 will be the 3rd year for the IWGS New Waterlily Competition to be held at Longwood Gardens (Kennett Square, PA). The observation period has concluded and the judges have been sent the voting details. We look forward to sharing the results as soon as the results are in.

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2018 IWGS New Waterlily Competition 2018 will be the 3rd year for the IWGS New Waterlily Competition to be held at Longwood Gardens (Kennett Square, PA). Entries to the competition has now been closed. We have stopped accepting new submissions for the 2018 competition. This year we will look forward to some exciting hybrids from…

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Congratulations to all winners of the 2014 New Waterlily Competition!  Entries were grown at Denver Botanic Gardens in Denver, Colorado under the direction of senior horticulturist, Tamara Kilbane. A panel of 16 esteemed judges from various backgrounds and countries judged the contest between October 3rd and 13th. This year's judges included James Allison of Aquapic Solutions, Rich Sacher…

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2005 New Waterlily Competition Winners Best New Waterlily & Best New Tropical Waterlily Nymphaea ‘Blue Aster’ by Charles Winch 2nd Best New Tropical Waterlily Nymphaea ‘Black and Blue’ by Rich Sacher 2006 New Waterlily Competition Winners Best New Tropical Waterlily Nymphaea ‘Avalanche’ by Craig Presnell 2nd Best New Tropical Waterlily Nymphaea ‘Pink Flamingo’ by Craig…

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1997 New Waterlily Competition Winners Best in Show Banksian Award Waterlily Nymphaea William McLane by Florida Aquatic Nurseries Best Dwarf Waterlily Nymphaea Deva by Michael Duff Best Small Waterlily Nymphaea Albina by Michael Duff Best Medium Waterlily Nymphaea William McLane by Florida Aquatic Nurseries Best Large Waterlily Nymphaea Angela by Don and Shirley Byrne…

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