National Dahlia Show


September 22-25, 2022 – Reston, VA

American Dahlia Society – National Capital Dahlia Society

2022 Show Medals


The following awards were presented at the 2022 National Show:

ADS Presidential Life Membership Award:

  • Ronald E. (Ron) Miner


ADS Gold Medal Awarded to:

  • Sharon Swaney


ADS President’s Award presented by Brad Freeman to:

  • Nick and Roseanne Weber


ADS Silver Medals Awarded to:

  • Scott Aker, USDA, National Arboretum
  • June Nash, National Dahlia Society of the UK
  • Ron and Brenda Thomas, National Dahlia Society of the UK
  • Warren Vigor, Dahlia Society of Australia

ADS Commemorative Medals awarded to:

  • Hannah Fisher
  • Rich Gibson
  • Kathleen Hoxie
  • Cliff Johnson
  • Nancy Mossburg
  • John Spangenberg


David Brown of National Dahlia Society of the UK presented Silver Medals to:

  • S. McQuithy Boyer
  • Les Connell (in memoriam)
  • Don Dramstad
  • Brad Freeman
  • Jerry Landerholm
  • Ron Miner
  • Harry Rissetto


ADS “Clean Stock  Award” presented to:

  • Jim Chuey
  • Tony Evangelista
  • Ron Miner
  • Hanu Pappu