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Kindred Annual Supplier

News, People  |  March 12th, 2015

Don't you love shopping for new seasonal items when spring rolls around? Sometimes even stumbling across a new store to stock up on pastel button ups, cardigans, and boat shoes? Well it's no...

The Bark of Elmwood Park: Part 2

Education, News  |  February 27th, 2015

With so many incredible textures, tones, and trees; it's impossible to stick to just one bark blog. Enjoy part two of The Bark of Elmwood Park series and pin your favorites to Pinterest. Acer...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Winter Pruning

Education, News  |  February 26th, 2015

Ah the art of winter pruning - yes it truly is an art. Finding the sculptural form of each plant hidden by waterspouts, suckers and the occasional left over brown leaves. It takes a keen eye and...

Purple Polos in Winter

News, People  |  February 19th, 2015

Do you ever wonder what the Purple Polos do in winter? Do they go dormant like the plants they care for? Do they moonlight as country western singers in various hole-in-the-wall bars across Nebraska?...

Home and Garden Expo with Omaha Stormwater Management

News  |  February 6th, 2015

Wednesday, February 4th 9:44AM - Hanscom Park Greenhouse Purple Polos, Theresa and Jenny, loaded up three truck loads of purple tulips and assorted perennials to "plant" at the Omaha Home and...

The Bark of Elmwood Park: Part 1

Education, News  |  January 29th, 2015

Often an overlooked botanical feature, bark or rhytidome, when closely examined boasts incredible beauty. These stunning shots were taken in Omaha's Elmwood Park, a common destination for college...

Opera Omaha’s Green-Floored Gala

News  |  January 20th, 2015

It was September 24th and the conversation started over a hot coffee at Village Grinder; Bryan and Michele Kinghorn met with Opera Omaha’s General Director, Roger Weitz, and Director of...

5 Warm Winter Weekend Activities

News  |  January 15th, 2015

It's a winter heatwave! The forecast is calling for upper forties and lower fifties for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday which sounds like a weekend outdoors to me! Not sure what to do during an...

2015: Year of the Signature Tree

Education, News  |  January 8th, 2015

January; the time of year where one tends to make plans, set goals, and find direction for the next 365 days to come (or 359 at the time of this post - yikes). But what plans, goals, and direction...

2014 Project Review

News, Projects  |  December 30th, 2014

Two thousand fourteen was a big year for Kinghorn Gardens. Although every year seems bigger then the previous when you continue to take care of regular maintenance properties while...