Daniel J. Hinkley, Plantsman: Author, Plant Collector, Lecturer
dba Heronmedia, a publications, design and consulting business.
B.S. Michigan State University, Horticulture, Education 1976
M.S. University of WA, Urban Horticulture, 1983
Veitch Memorial Medal (V.M.M.), Royal Horticultural Society of Great Britain, 2007, “for outstanding contribution to advancing the science and practice of horticulture”.
George Robert White Medal of Honor, Massachusetts Horticultural Society, 2007, “for one who has done the most to advance interest in horticulture in the broadest sense”.
Liberty Hyde Bailey Award, American Horticultural Society, 2006
Medal of Honor, Garden Club of America, 2004
Marcel Le Piniac Award, North American Rock Garden Society, 2004
Scott Arboretum Gold Medal, lifetime achievement award, Swarthmore College, 2002
Garden Communicator of the Year, American Nursery and Landscape Association, 2001
White Gold Medal, Cleveland Horticultural Society, 2000
American Horticulture Society Book of the Year Award for The ExplorersGarden, 1999