Achievements & Awards

Flower Show Awards


In March 2015, the Gardeners were awarded the Margaret Buckley Zantzinger Award for the club accumulating the greatest number of points in competitive sections of the Philadelphia International Flower Show.

Arrangement Awards


Dorothy H. Crawford Arrangement Award

Awarded for the most points in Class A.

Novice Bowl

Given by Mrs. Samuel E. Slaymaker, Jr. for the most points in Class B (novice arrangement classes).

Silver Bud Vase

Given by Mrs. Stockton A. Andrews for the most points in outside arrangement classes.

Horticulture Awards


Mary Helen Lloyd Trophy

A pair of wine coolers awarded for the most points in the Horticultural Classes.

The Dorrance Daffodil Award

Given by Mrs. John H. Moore, Jr. in remembrance of Carter Dorrance for the best daffodil in the April Daffodil Show

Rose Bowl

Given in remembrance of Mary Crozer Page. Awarded at the June Show to the winner of the best hybrid tea rose.

Anna Hunter Moss Cup

Awarded for the most points in outside shows.

Nurserymen’s Bowl – 1979

Novice Horticulture Award

Arrangement and Horticulture Awards


The Gardeners’ Bowl

Nurserymen’s Bowl 1997, Given to the member who has enthusiastically and successfully exhibited in club shows but may not necessarily have accumulated the most points.

Huey Platter

Given by Mrs. Arthur Baird Huey for the most points in the Arrangement and Horticulture Classes combined.

The Paula S. Fisher Award

Awarded to a member of The Gardeners who has shown creativity in both
the art of gardening and flower arranging, and has a keen sense of the
natural world around her and shares these talents with others.

Photography Award

The Crowell Photography Bowl

Given by Elizabeth Crowell to be awarded to the Gardner earning the most points in photography
in The Gardners’ Shows, GCA Shows and GCA Publications combined.

Service Awards


Nurserymen’s Bowl – 1993

Awarded to acknowledge special appreciation.

Meadowbrook Farm Pitcher

Awarded when merited or special service to the club.