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Get Rid of Your Winter Blues by Visiting these 5 Places in Omaha

Get Rid of Your Winter Blues by Visiting these 5 Places in Omaha

News  |  February 14th, 2018

The winter months begin to get dull this time of year. We begin to crave spending more time outside in the sunshine surrounded by green plants. Here are a few places you can visit to tide you...

Ditch the Hibiscus

Ditch the Hibiscus

Education, News  |  January 30th, 2018

Our seasonal color team is growing new ideas. This year we want to plant combinations that surprise and delight using more purposeful plants. We like to use hardy plants rather than tropical...

A Few of Our Favorite Shade-makers

A Few of Our Favorite Shade-makers

News, People  |  January 19th, 2018

Shade-makers provide protection, give refuge from the elements, and create a sense of place. Here are just a few of our favorites. A Forest Canopy The temperature is so much cooler as soon as...

Instagram Year in Review – 2017

Instagram Year in Review – 2017

News  |  December 21st, 2017

Taking a look back on all of the wonderful gardens and projects the Purple Polos were a part of in 2017. See our top Instagram snapshots from each month below. Follow us on Instagram if...

Christmas – A Necessary Season

Christmas – A Necessary Season

News  |  December 21st, 2017

Throughout the year, we spend our days working in partnership with living systems and natural relationships. In the seasons ahead, it's our desire to become even more compatible participants in...

The Newest Kinghorn Gardens Enhancement

The Newest Kinghorn Gardens Enhancement

News, Projects  |  November 28th, 2017

Our Website Just like in the garden, sometimes an enhancement or a little refresh is necessary. We're proud to release our new website, with the help of Grain and Mortar of course!...

Give Thanks for Unknown Blessings Already on Their Way

Give Thanks for Unknown Blessings Already on Their Way

News  |  November 21st, 2017

“Give Thanks for Unknown Blessings Already on Their Way” -Native American Proverb A number of years ago a friend (by the name of Diann Greener) made arrangements for me to interact with a...

Every Little Thing Matters

Every Little Thing Matters

Education, News  |  October 30th, 2017

“More respect is due the little things that run the world.” -E. O. Wilson In his book, The Creation: An appeal to Save Life on Earth, E. O. Wilson encourages us to call off the critics and...

The Making of a Woodland

The Making of a Woodland

News, Projects  |  October 12th, 2017

There is simply nothing more refreshing than walking through a woodland setting. Each season has distinctive moments of enchantment. The fresh greens of spring, respite from the summer sun, the...

Skip the Bags this Fall!

Skip the Bags this Fall!

Education, News  |  October 10th, 2017

Fall, what a wonderful time to enjoy all the beautiful shades of color trees display. As the days pass by though, the leaves that were once so magnificent, begin to fade. Then, one by one they...