Message From Editor-in-Chief Charles B. Thomas 

Spreading the Word

 Our first complete issue in Spanish
Translations to Spanish by Daniel Flouret, Argentina

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Victoria 2009

Startling in their beauty, are the
White Ones good for Victoria amazonica?
| Spanish

Victoria Images from Around the World


The World's Tiniest Waterlily
doesn't grow in water -
Nymphaea thermarum

by Carlos Magdalena 
English | Spanish

Hardy Waterlily Hybridization
An Illustrated Tutorial
Article and photos by Pairat Songpanich, Thailand 
English | Spanish

Fourth in the series of Koi Varieties -
Living works of art
Utsurimono – Shiro, Hi, and Ki Utsuri

by Pam Spindola, California USA
English | Spanish

Sometimes knee deep in mud, Dan shows us
The Artistry of Lotus
| Spanish
by Dan Schreiber, New South Wales Australia

A closer look at the
Waterlily Displays 2009
at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
| Spanish
Photos by David Smith and Carlos Magdalena

New Species and Hybrids for RBG Kew
| Spanish
300K - For shorter downloads Gallery 1 | Gallery 2 | Gallery 1 Spanish | Gallery 2 Spanish
by Carlos Magdalena, United Kingdom

The do's and don'ts of
Dividing and Sharing Aquatic Plants
| Spanish
by Rich Sacher, Louisiana USA 

What's wrong with this pond?
Aquatic Plant CSI
by Steve Stroupe, Alabama USA
(also starring members of Victoria-Adventure's email discussion list) 
English | Spanish

Development of the spectacular
Gulf Fritillary (Agraulis vanillae) Butterfly
| Spanish
Photos by Craig Presnell, Florida USA 

Nelumbo Habitat Devastated in India
| Spanish
by KK Agrawal, Jaipur, India 

A Three-Part Series on Building Ponds for Wildlife
Part 1- Why Build a Pond for Wildlife?
| Spanish
by Kathy Biggs, California USA

Ingenious Materials and Design Create
Floating Islands at The Oregon Garden
| Spanish
by Dave Brigante, Oregon USA

Update to “Wetland Wonders of the World”
by Jorge Monteverde, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Spanish | English
2009 List of RAMSAR Sites I.2M download
Not recommended for dialup connections

Journal Archive
Index to articles by subject
Index to articles by author

is published quarterly by Water Gardeners International

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

Contributors, Columnists & Correspondents 
    Jorge Monteverde
Daniel Flouret
  Nannette Bailey
Noelene Pullen
Pam Wilson
Jeremy Prentice
Paul Noonan
Andre Leu
Ivan Noziak
    François van Avondt
    Bruno Rezende Silva - Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro
Felipe de Araújo Pinto Sobrinho
    Luzmila (Chiqui) Arroyo, Museo de Historia Natural Noel Kempff M.
Tonchi Ribero
    Janice Mason Steeves
  Dou Jian, Nanjing Botanical Garden Mem. Sun Yat-Sen
Li Shu-juan, Xi'an Botanical Garden
    Andreas Protopapas
    Dieter Bechthold 
Markus Germann
Werner Wallner
    Alvaro Hurtado
    KK Agrawal 
    Michael Avishai
    Alberto Grossi 
    Kenneth Khoo 
    Fernando Molina O.M.
  The Netherlands 
    André S.J. van Proosdij, Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
  New Zealand
    Darin Brenner
    Carla Black
    Ana Veler
  South Africa 
    Pieter van der Walt 
Johan du Plessis
    Peter Kacalanos
Beth Krasna
    Primlarp Wasuwat Chukiatman
Pairat Songpanich  
Dr. Slearmlarp Wasuwat
    Kevin Kenny 
  United Kingdom
    Pat Clifford, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Scotland
John Dawes, England 
Dan Leighton, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, England
Carlos Magdalena, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, England
David Smith, England
Nick Veasey, England
  United States
    Laura Adams, Texas
Alexis America, Hawaii
Laura Bancroft, Alabama
Louis Belloisy, Connecticut
Kathy Biggs, California
Dave Brigante, Oregon
Ted Coletti, New Jersey
David Curtright, California
Duane Eaton, Texas
Derek Fell, Pennsylvaina
Soni Forsman, Minnesota
Joyce Grigonis, New York
C. Barre Hellquist, Massachusetts
David Jones, Larry Schokman, David Blake, The Kampong, Florida
Tamara Kilbane, North Carolina
Charles Leach, Ohio
Leo Martin, Arizona
Joe Mascarenas, Colorado
Richard Moyroud, Florida
Warner Orozco-Obando, Ken Tilt, Bernice Fischman, Auburn University
Walter Pagels, California
Joel Police, Indiana
Peter Ponzio, Illinois
Craig Presnell, Florida
Don Pylant, Texas
Rich Sacher, Louisiana 
Pam Spindola, California
Steve Stroupe, Alabama
Joe Summers, Missouri
Daike Tian, Alabama
Joseph V. Tomocik, Colorado
John Wiersema, Maryland
    Fernando Santos 

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