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Water lily icon 1925 Roaring Twenties Tropical Water Lilies Collection of 3

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1925 Roaring Twenties Tropical Water Lilies Collection of 3
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Item #: 10-6048

In the early years of water gardening many tropical water lilies were admired and selected not only for their beauty, but fragrance. This fragrance was brought indoors by cutting the water lily flowers and placing in a bowl of water in the home. The water lilies would bring this beautiful sight and fragrance to the home!

The image you see is from the back cover of William Tricker's catalog in 1926 and shows the water lilies you will recieve in this perfect for cut flowers and fragrance collection:
  1. Panama-Pacific (reddish-purple flower)
  2. Mrs. Edwards Whitaker (lavender-blue flowers)
  3. Alice Tricker (white flowers).


Read about these special water lilies Click Here.

Note in the image of the bowl of water lilies, look out the window and you will see the customer's water garden pool! They can sit at the table and enjoy the water lilies close up and view their special water garden pool at the same time, can you?

Order this collection, and enjoy the return of many Tricker customers had enjoyed in the past.

America's Oldest Water Garden Specialist established in 1892
In the later 1920s and 1930s Tricker delivered aquatics locally via trucks to customers. This practice is still done today in newer vehicles.

William Tricker, Inc.® is a leading grower of aquatic plants and supplier of water garden products and aquarium supplies. Our aquatic greenhouses have produced superior plants for over a century. Customers have been receiving quality water plants and animals, some free, that make water gardening easy and fun to do. Purchase with confidence at Tricker's.

William Tricker (born 1853) started his commercial water lily culture in the United States in the late 1800's. He began experimenting with hybridizing water lilies and studied what helps their growth. The shape, colors and hardiness of his beautiful aquatic plants have withstood the test of time.

In the early 1890's, He earned a reputation as a leader in aquatice from hybridiing water lilies. His water lily nursery and company was formed in both Ohio and Pennsylvania and each were passed down to his family until the 1980's when Richard Lee purchased the Ohio company. In 1892, the first William Tricker mail-order catalog was mailed to customers across the nation.

Read more about William Tricker and the historic water lily nursery here.