Ducks visit the pond where the
IWGS Competition for New
Waterlilies was held

Water Gardening 2008 at
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Durham, North Carolina USA

Most images by Tamara Kilbane, Horticulturist
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Tamara Kilbane and volunteer Karen Webbink nicking Victoria seeds

 
A great blue heron fishes from a Victoria pad
     

 
A great blue heron fishes
from a Victoria pad


Volunteer Jean Reniers
ready to go to work


Volunteer John Wyman with a
newly planted hardy waterlily
     

 
Floating islands ^ >

 
     

 

 
Adding water lettuce (Pistia stratiotes) to the upper arc helped clear the algae bloom in the Virtue Peace Pond
     

 
Hungry baby turtle

 
Victoria 'Longwood Hybrid' almost
washed downstream by flash flooding

 
Great blue heron
     


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