2021 Awards at Durango Annual Meeting

2021 NARGS Awards

Panayoti Kelaidis, chair of the NARGS Awards Committee, has announced

the 2021 recipients at the Durango, Colorado, annual meeting:

 

Award of Merit

Nick Courtens (Colorado)

Gayle Lehman (Colorado)

Mariel Tribby (Missouri
 

Linc and Timmy Foster Millstream Garden

Award (Special Garden)

John Stireman (Colorado)

 

Linc and Timmy Foster Millstream Garden

Award (Alpine Garden)

Tony Stireman (Colorado)

 

Frank Cabot Public Rock Garden Award

Betty Ford Alpine Gardens (Colorado)

 

Marcel LePiniec Award

Bill Adams, Sunscapes Nursery (Colorado)

 

Edgar Wherry Award

Al Schneider (Colorado)

Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory (Colorado)

 

Carleton Worth Award

Brian Bixley for “Minding the Garden”  book (Ontario)

 

Marvin Black Award

Elisabeth Zander (Connecticut)

 

Geoffrey Charlesworth Writing Prize

Mike Smedley for “Battling Clay on Garage Hill” (Colorado)

 

Norman Singer Endowment Grants

Tower Hill Botanic Garden (Massachusetts) to develop rock garden collection and crevice garden display

 

Paul Spriggs (British Columbia) & Kenton Seth (Colorado) to support book on crevice gardening in North America

 

Scraps-to-Soil Crevice Garden (Colorado) to create a crevice garden at the Idaho Springs, Colorado, Community Center