Aquatic Plants

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The International Water Gardening Society symposium set for August

It’s official – Longwood Gardens will host the IWGS 2017 Annual Symposium August 9-11th. It will be a ‘something for everyone’ event going ‘back to the garden’! Start planning now. Details coming soon!  www.iwgs.org

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Sonoran Water Gardens is Proud to Offer Three, Brand New Tropical Waterlily Varieties for 2016

These exciting new varieties represent the first introductions from hybridist Scott Butler-Sofran. Cultivar Name: Nymphaea ‘Green Wonder’ – Tropical Waterlily (Day-Blooming) Originator: Scott Butler-Sofran / Sonoran Water Gardens Parentage: Unknown Description: Unique green flowers with striking variegated foliage. The flowersMore…

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Light Guide for Plants in the Winter

A quick reference guide on how to care for aquatic plants.

Plants that will perform fine in a very low-light situations or Northern exposure would include: Elettaria cardamomum – Cardamom Echinodorus cordifolius – Sword Cyperus alternifolius – Umbrella Palms East, Southeast, South, Southwest or Western exposure: Bacopa Baumea rubiginosa “Variegata” – Variegated Striped Rush Canna Colocasia – Taro CrinumMore…

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