Education | Kinghorn Gardens - Part 7


Wintergreens: Vintage Flair

Education, News  |  December 10th, 2014

Our second theme for Wintergreens 2014 is Vintage Flair. Vintage seems to always be in style, the only thing that really fluctuates is the era that is considered retro. Nineties vintage... do you...

Wintergreens: Fresh Traditions

Education, News  |  December 9th, 2014

Wintergreens serve as one of our last big landscaping hoorays before we start the countdown to spring 2015. Fresh cut greens announce the season of winter and help us celebrate the many holidays...

Wintergreens: 101

Education  |  December 4th, 2014

Hold on tight for a crash course in wintergreens! Take notes because their might be a test on your own mantle this holiday season... A) Silver fir: Cut from some of the very first Christmas...

Harvest Hues: Multicolored Medley

Education, News  |  October 23rd, 2014

So maybe you're like me and you hate making decisions. After checking out all the incredibly rich tones of red, yellow, and orange in our Harvest Hues series, it was just too hard to decide which...

Harvest Season Hues: Orange

Education, News  |  October 16th, 2014

With red and yellow crossed of the list, orange serves as the caboose in our exploration of traditional fall colors. The Halloween-ish pigment appears in the same manor as yellow and owes its'...

Fall Planting Perks

Education, News  |  October 9th, 2014

Most plant lovers would say planting season is limited to spring and early summer, but then again most plant lovers would be wrong. While spring and summer are ideal, fall sure has a few planting...

Harvest Season Hues: Yellow

Education, News  |  October 2nd, 2014

After covering red last week with our kick off to fall color, we will now look into the softer harvest hue of yellow. The science behind the change is similar with all colors. In the same way red is...

Harvest Season Hues: Red

Education, News  |  September 22nd, 2014

Spring and Summer aren't the only seasons when your garden can shine. At Kinghorn Gardens we believe with intentional design, proper planning and a little bit of horticultural know-how, your...

Plant for That: Design

Education  |  May 12th, 2014

There are two reoccurring themes we encounter in our gardening interactions. One of the themes deals with maintenance inputs and the other has to do with an environmental design aesthetic that...

Plant for That: Protection

Education  |  May 1st, 2014

We're back to writing about one of the most important functions a landscape or garden can offer and that is Protection. Our posting for the week presents a wonderful design solution that offers such...