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Looking Back, Looking Forward

 In This Issue

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The Exquisite Waterlilies of Normanton, Mayvale Station & Gum Hole Lagoon
Queensland, Australia
by Nan Bailey

The Stunning Species Nymphaea of Australia
Gallery by C. Barre Hellquist
Australians in Cultivation by Kit Knotts


Flowering Habits of Hardy Waterlilies
in the Tropics
Complete 250K | For shorter download Page 1 | Page 2
Story and Photos by Pairat Songpanich, Thailand
Edited and Translated by Dr. Slearmlarp Wasuwat, Thailand

What Ponds Do and How They Benefit You
by Earth Ponds series author
Tim Matson, Vermont USA

For getting through the bleak months of winter,
a planted aquarium indoors might be just the thing!
Enchanted Realms
by John Glaeser, Wisconsin USA

In spite of drying and freezing, an older seed made a
Mammoth Victoria cruziana
by François van Avondt, Zutendaal, Belgium
Images by Koen Geurts
  From Around the World  

Central America
The Agony and the Ecstacy!
Waiting for My First Lotus Blossom
by Carla Black, Panamá

When is a pond a battleground?
War with the Weedlilies!
by KK Agrawal, Jaipur, India

A surprising addition to the pond - 
Crinum campanulatum
by Alberto Grossi

Visit to Royal Flora Ratchaphruek Part 1 (340K)
For shorter download
Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3
Read this article in Thai (465K)
by Primlarp Wasuwat Chukiatman

United Kingdom, Scotland
PlantNetwork water garden conference features fascintaing tour -
Pools of Diversity
by Pat Clifford, Senior Horticulturist, RBGE
Gallery from Longstock Park Water Garden
  United States 

North Central

Tips for winter care and enjoying
Ice Sculptures
by Joe Summers, St. Louis, Missouri


Here are some ideas for improving
Your Winter Reflection
by Dave Brigante, Tualatin, Oregon
More Winter Interest Images
Complete 300K
For shorter download
Gallery 1 | Gallery 2


South Central

Texas Superstar water plants make for
A Super Story!
by Duane Eaton, San Antonio, Texas




Victoria amazonica flowers with first and second night characteristics the SAME night
Split Personality
by Kit & Ben Knotts, Florida


Stories of prehistoric plants and dinosaurs, bizarre labyrinths, adventure,
and a chance to go back in time impelled
My Journey to the Lost World, Roraima Tepui
English | Spanish | More images Complete 300K
For shorter download Rain Forest Gallery | Summit Gallery

by Fernando Santos, Caracas

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Editor-in-Chief - Charles B. Thomas
Publisher & Design Director - Kit Knotts

Contributors, Columnists & Correspondents 
  Philip Swindells
Nannette Bailey
Noelene Pullen
    François van Avondt
    Bruno Rezende Silva - Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro
    Luzmila (Chiqui) Arroyo, Museo de Historia Natural Noel Kempff M.
Tonchi Ribero
  Dou Jian, Nanjing Botanical Garden Mem. Sun Yat-Sen
    Andreas Protopapas 
    Barbara Davies 
    Dieter Bechthold 
Markus Germann
    KK Agrawal 
    Alberto Grossi 
    Fernando Molina
  The Netherlands 
    André S.J. van Proosdij, Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
    Carla Black
  South Africa 
    Pieter van der Walt 
    Peter Kacalanos 
    Primlarp Wasuwat Chukiatman
Pairat Songpanich  
    Kevin Kenny 
  United Kingdom
    Pat Clifford, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Scotland 
  United States
    Northeast - C. Barre Hellquist, Massachusetts
Northeast - Joyce Grigonis, New York
Northeast - Tim Matson, Vermont
Northeast - Louis Belloisy, Connecticut
North Central - Joe Summers, Missouri
North Central - John Glaeser, Wisconsin
Northwest - Dave Brigante, Oregon
West - Pam Spindola, California
Southwest - Leo Martin, Arizona
South Central - Duane Eaton, Texas
South Central - Rolf Nelson, Texas
Southeast - Richard Moyroud, Florida
Southeast - Rich Sacher, Louisiana 
    Fernando Santos 

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