Gold Medal Award: Polly Hill
Photo courtesy of Mrs. Hill and the Scott Arboreum
Your outstanding accomplishments in the propagation, selection and distribution of superior plant forms, habit, vigor and hardiness of Rhododendrons and Azaleas are truly a major achievement. Your countless contributions as a speaker, author and host have added significantly to the beauty and interest of the genus. The officers and members of the American Rhododendron Society are proud to award its Gold Medal to Polly Hill, the 2nd day of June, 1990, Hyannis, Massachusetts.