Rock Garden Quarterly Spring 2012 - (Page 99)

Geoffrey Charlesworth Writing Prize Congratulations to Stephanie Ferguson for winning the Geoffrey Charlesworth Writing Prize for 2011 with her two-part article "Sun, Stone & Water." This prize is awarded annually to the writer of the best article published in the Rock Garden Quarterly. All articles published in the Quarterly are automatically eligible. The prize honors one of North America's rock gardeners whose The Opinionated Gardener: Random Offshoots from an Alpine Garden is a book that every rock gardener should have and delight in. The Geoffrey Charlesworth Prize Committee, chaired by Mike Kintgen, has the responsibility to decide which chapter should make the decision on the prize, and this year the decision on the Writing Prize was given to the NARGS members of the Potomac Valley Chapter. Thanks to all those involved. The North American Rock Garden Society Awarded for the best article published in the Rock Garden Quarterly each year Geoffrey Charlesworth Writing Prize Awarded in 2012 to: Stephanie Ferguson for “Sun, Stone and Water” Volume 69, No. 3 and No. 4 Summer & Fall Rock Garden Quarterly 2011 President Charlesworth Award Committee Previous winners of the prize have been : 2010 2009 2008 2007 Charles Hipkin, The Summer Flora of the San Juan Mountains Panayoti Kelaidis, In Defense of Nonconventional Rock Gardens Andrew Osyany, Two Gardeners in One Garden Kristl Walek, Seedy Thoughts and Stephanie is a very worthy addition to this list of winners. Geoffrey Charlesworth Writing Prize 99

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Rock Garden Quarterly Spring 2012

Geoffrey Charlesworth Writing Prize
2011 Photo Contest Winners
2012 Photo Contest Announcement
Seven Unheralded Axioms of Rock Gardening
Rock Gardening from Scratch: Vegetative Propagation - Understanding Cuttings
Newfoundland's Southern Limestone Barrens
William J. Dress, 1918-2011
DNA and the Changing Names of Plants ... and Making Sense of the Dicots
Jennings Prairie
Carl Gehenio, 1922-2011
Rock Gardening Roots
Plants that Dazzled me in 2011
Phipps Conservatory
Rock and Ink Struck into Flowers - A Response
Bulletin Board
2012 - Eastern Study Weekend: October, Pittsburgh - Registration form and details

Rock Garden Quarterly Spring 2012