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11.  Water lilies growning in main lily pools.

Water lilies growning in main lily pools. Mrs. Edward's Whitaker Garmorata water lily. Image is hand colored and was taken by Paul Kohl in 1921. 



1923

12.  Original Main Gate to the Garden.

Original Main Gate to the Garden located on Tower Grove Avenue; replaced in 1920. Visitors standing at lily pond. 



1907

13.  Victoria cruziana. Lady standing on leaf, two men and a boy in front of Linnaean House.

Victoria cruziana. Lady standing on leaf, two men and a boy in front of Linnaean House. 



1902

14.  Shipment of live cycad plants from Queensland, Australia to St. Louis packed in Wardian case boxes.

Shipment of live cycad plants from Queensland, Australia to St. Louis packed in Wardian case boxes at the Missouri Botanical Garden in 1913. 



1913

15.  Children on Lily Pads in Tower Grove Park.

Children on Lily Pads in Tower Grove Park. 



1906

16.  Lily Ponds, Main Garden -- Newly Finished

Newly finished lily pools. The new pools were lined up with Flora Ave. which had been redone as it exists today. The original Main Gate is visible in the background and is lined up with the location of the old Flora Blvd. 



1917

17.  Main Garden Lily Pools with concrete construction; lilies in fall of 1917.

Main Garden Lily Pools with concrete construction in the fall of 1917. Newly constructed Palm House is in the background. 



1917

18.  Lily Pools. Lady playing violin standing on Victoria pad.

Lady playing violin standing on Victoria pad in front of the Linnaean House with audience in background. Picture taken in 1890. 



1890

19.  Lily Pond in Arboretum. Rustic gazebo in background.

Lily Pond in Arboretum with rustic gazebo visable in the background. 



1912

20.  Cyperus papyrus in lily pools.

Cyperus papyrus in lily pools. 



1913

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