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Announcing the 2021 Gold & Silver Media Award Winners

Congratulations to all the 2021 Winners

Gold Winners

DIGITAL MEDIA

Digital Media: Blog (Overall Site)

  • Home Garden and Homestead, Randy Schultz

Digital Media: Video (YouTube, Vimeo)-Single Video

  • Chasing Bugs: The Film, Danae Wolfe

Digital Media: Website (Overall/Commercial)

  • Storytelling and Digital Communication in the New Arnold Arboretum Website, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

Digital Media: Website (Overall/Individual)

  • Orchard People Fruit Tree Care Education, Susan Poizner

Digital Special Project

  • Tour of the Arnold Arboretum, William (Ned) Friedman, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

PHOTOGRAPHY

Photography: Book (General Readership)

  • A Year at Brandywine Cottage, Rob Cardillo

PUBLISHING

Publisher/Producer: Book (General Readership)

  • The Conservatory: Gardens Under Glass, Alan Stein and Nancy Virts, and Princeton Architectural Press

Publisher/Producer: Book (Technical/Reference)

  • Stipes Publishing LLC, ‎“Herbaceous Perennial Plants” by Dr. Allan M. Armitage

Publisher/Producer: Consumer Magazine > Magazine (Circulation < 20K)

  • GROW - Winter 2020, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society/Blue Root Media

Publisher/Producer: Newsletter or Brochure

  • The Garden Dirt Summer 2020 Issue, Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens

SPEAKING

Speaking: Live Presentation

  • You Can Garden for Life!, Toni Gattone Speaker & Author

TRADE

Trade: Special Project

  • Slow Flowers Journal-Volume One, Debra Prinzing

WRITING

Writing: Blog

  • Rooting for You -- May, June, and August blog posts, Mary-Kate Mackey

Writing: Book (General Readership)

  • A History of Zinnias: Flower for the Ages, Eric Grissell

Writing: Consumer Magazine Article > Magazine Article (Circulation < 20K)

  • Collector on a Grand Scale: The Horticultural Visions of Henry Francis du Pont, Carter Wilkie

Writing: Newspaper Article > Newspaper Article (Circulation > 20K)

  • Coronavirus Pandemic Triggers a Wave of Self-Sufficiency in Seattle Area, Erica Browne Grivas

Writing: Trade > Trade Column

  • Retail Revival, C.L. Fornari

Silver Winners


BROADCAST MEDIA

Broadcast Media: Podcast Series (Overall)

  • Slow Flowers Podcast, Debra Prinzing
  • The Native Plant Podcast, The Native Plant Podcast

Broadcast Media: Radio Program (Talent)

  • GardenLine on WXTK, C.L. Fornari

Broadcast Media: Radio Program (Overall)

  • The Urban Forestry Radio Show and Podcast, Susan Poizner


DIGITAL MEDIA

Digital Media: Blog (Overall Site)

  • Cheaper than Psychotherapy, Leesa Lawson
  • Savvy Gardening, Niki Jabbour, Tara Nolan, and Jessica Walliser of Savvy Gardening
  • Plant of the Week, Spring Meadow Nursery, Natalie Carmolli, Jane Beggs-Joles
  • Home Garden and Homestead, Randy Schultz

Digital Media: Video (YouTube, Vimeo)-Single Video

  • 5 Tips for Growing Panicle Hydrangeas in the South, Spring Meadow Nursery, Adriana Robinson, Dr. Judson LeCompte
  • Chasing Bugs: The Film, Danae Wolfe

Digital Media: Website (Overall/Commercial)

  • Storytelling and Digital Communication in the New Arnold Arboretum Website, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

Digital Media: Website (Overall/Individual)

  • Rob Cardillo Photography, Rob Cardillo
  • Orchard People Fruit Tree Care Education, Susan Poizner

Digital Special Project

  • Tour of the Arnold Arboretum, William (Ned) Friedman, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

PHOTOGRAPHY

Photography: Book (General Readership)

  • A Year at Brandywine Cottage, Rob Cardillo
  • Chasing Eden, Rob Cardillo

Photography: Calendar

  • Flowers & Gardens 2021 Calendar, Saxon Holt

Photography: Consumer Magazine > Magazine (Circulation < 20K)

  • Mini Dinosaurs - a Photo Essay, Bill Johnson

Photography: Cover

  • GROW - Spring 2020 Cover, Rob Cardillo

PUBLISHING

Publisher/Producer: Book (General Readership)

  • The Conservatory: Gardens Under Glass, Alan Stein and Nancy Virts, and Princeton Architectural Press
  • Uprooted: A Gardener Reflects on Beginning Again, Page Dickey and Timber Press

Publisher/Producer: Book (Technical/Reference)

  • Herbaceous Perennial Plants, Stipes Publishing LLC

Publisher/Producer: Consumer Magazine > Magazine (Circulation < 20K)

  • GROW - Winter 2020, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society/Blue Root Media
  • Washington Gardener Magazine, Kathy Jentz

Publisher/Producer: Newsletter or Brochure

  • The Garden Dirt Summer 2020 Issue, Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens


SPEAKING

Speaking: Live Presentation

  • You Can Garden for Life!, Toni Gattone Speaker & Author
  • Myths, Lies and All the Latest Dirt, C.L. Fornari

TRADE

Trade: Catalog

  • First Editions® Shrubs & Trees 2021 Plants and Marketing Programs, Bailey Nurseries

Trade: Special Project

  • Slow Flowers Journal-Volume One, Debra Prinzing

WRITING

Writing: Blog

  • Rooting for You -- May, June, and August blog posts, Mary-Kate Mackey
  • Susan Harris blog posts at GardenRant.com, Susan Harris
  • Toronto Gardens, Helen Battersby

Writing: Book (General Readership)

  • A History of Zinnias: Flower for the Ages, Eric Grissell
  • Plant Partners: Science-based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden, Jessica Walliser

Writing: Book (Technical/Reference)

  • Herbaceous Perennial Plants; A Treatise on their Identification, Culture and Garden ‎Attributes, Fourth Edition, Dr. Allan M. Armitage

Writing: Calendar

  • Backyard Foraging, Ellen Zachos
  • Jessica Damiano's 2021 Garden Calendar: 365 tips & chores to keep your garden on track all year long, Jessica Damiano

Writing: Consumer Magazine Article > Magazine Article (Circulation < 20K)

  • Collector on a Grand Scale: The Horticultural Visions of Henry Francis du Pont, Carter Wilkie
  • Mini Dinosaurs - a Photo Essay, Bill Johnson
  • Early Bloomers, Kathy Purdy
  • Two-Timers: Colchicums, Kathy Purdy

Writing: Newspaper Article > Newspaper Article (Circulation > 20K)

  • Coronavirus Pandemic Triggers a Wave of Self-Sufficiency in Seattle Area, Erica Browne Grivas

Writing: Newspaper Column > Newspaper Column (Circulation < 20K)

  • Get Growing Garden Columns, Erica Browne Grivas

Writing: Newspaper Column > Newspaper Column (Circulation > 20K)

  • Garden Detective, Jessica Damiano
  • Jeff Lowenfels Weekly Garden Columns, Anchorage Daily News, Jeff Lowenfels

Writing: Trade > Magazine Article

  • A Native Plant Success Story: Finding Rare Bees in Your Garden, Wendy Brister

Writing: Trade > Trade Column

  • Retail Revival, C.L. Fornari
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