Hybridizer Award and its winners

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The hybridizers award honors hybridizers who have made significant advancements in Iris. "The Hybridizer's Medal is awarded to persons who have produced new iris varieties of exceptional merit deserving of special recognition."--Garden Irises 1959.

Winners include:

2020-2010

2019 Alan McMurtrie Don Spoon
2018 No Award
2017 Don Delmez
2016 Fred Kerr
2015 No Award
2014 Thomas Johnson Bryce Williamson
2013 Bill Maryott
2012 Jill Copeland Jean Witt
2011 No Award
2010 Rick Tasco

2009-2000

2009 Jim & Vicki Craig Charles Jenkins
2008 No Award
2007 Robert Bauer & John Coble Marty Schafer & Jan Sacks
2006 Hiroshi Shimizu (Japan) Hal Stahly
2005 Brad Kasperek Marky Smith
2004 John Weiler Floyd Wickenkamp
2003 Kenneth Fisher Larry Lauer Vernon Wood Graeme Grosvenor (Australia)
2002 Paul Black Lynda Miller Lorena Reid
2001 Marvin Granger Hooker Nichols
2000 Howard Shockey John Taylor(Australia) Jean Cayeux(France)

1999-1990

1999 Dorothy Guild Tomas Tamberg (Germany) Anthony & Dorothy Willott
1998 Ray Schreiner
1997 Dr. Robert Hollingworth Sterling Innerst
1996 Terry Aitken Barry Blyth (Australia) Carl Boswell
1995 Fred Gadd D. C. Nearpass D. Steve Varner C.E.C. Bartlett (England) 1995
1994 Allan Ensminger
1993 Mary Louise Dunderman Mary Dunn
1992 Lloyd Zurbrigg Bernard Hamner 1992
1991 George Shoop
1990 No Award

1989-1980

1989 Eleanor McCown
1988 Lois "Jonnye" Rich
1987 Doris Foster O. David Niswonger
1986 Walt Luihn Joseph Mertzweiler
1985 No Award
1984 No Award
1983 Henry Danielson
1982 Nora Scopes
1981 No Award
1980 Joseph A. Gatty

1979-1970

1979 Joseph J. Ghio
1978 Larry A. Gaulter
1977 No Award
1976 O. Currier McEwen William G. McGarvey Nathan Rudolph
1975 Sanford Babson Earl Roberts
1974 Bennett C. Jones Keith R. Keppel
1973 Ben R. Hager Neva Sexton
1972 Rex & Alta Brown
1971 Clifford W. Benson G. Percy Brown
1970 Roy And Mildred Brizendine

1969-1960

1969  
1968 Opal Brown Fred W. Cassebeer
1967 Charles W. Arny Clara B. Rees
1966 Walker Ferguson Georgia Hinkle Bee Warburton
1965 James M. Gibson Gordon W. Plough
1964 W. A. Payne
1963 Charles Reckamp
1962 Tom Craig Chet W. Tompkins
1961 Melba Hamblen William B. Schortman
1960  

1959-1950

1959 Edith Lowry
1958 Henry E. Sass
1957 Walter Welch
1956 Tell Muhlestein Edward Watkins
1955 Jean Stevens
1954 Jesse E. Wills
1953 Bernard, Constance & Robert Schreiner William J. McKee
1952 Fred DeForest Orville W. Fay
1951 Elizabeth Nesmith Eric E. Nies
1950 F. Cleveland Morgan Miss Isabella Preston

1949-1941

1949 Robert J. Graves Geddes Douglas
1948  
1947 Agnes Whiting
1946  
1945 E. Greig Lapham Paul Cook
1944 E. O. Essig Carl Salbach David F. Hall Henry Lee Grant Rudolph E. Kleinsorge
1943 Merton Gage Clarence White
1942  
1941 Wylie M. Ayres Sydney B. Mitchell J. C. Nicholls Hans P. Sass Jacob Sass

 

-- Main.RPries - 2011-06-15
Topic revision: r63 - 08 Dec 2019, BobPries
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