People | Kinghorn Gardens - Part 2


A Few of Our Favorites: Spring-Blooming Bulbs

News, People  |  September 29th, 2017

Fall is here if you can believe it and we can't wait to plant bulbs to create a beautiful show in your garden come spring. Here's just a few of our favorite spring-blooming...

Guy Behind the Garden: Nick Adams

People  |  September 20th, 2017

Nick Adams, Head Gardener Joined the Team: March 2017   Day-to-day activities: Depending on the day I’m leading a gardening crew helping customers and clients keep their landscapes...

Guy Behind the Garden: Jake Costello

People  |  August 29th, 2017

Jake Costello, Head Gardener Joined the Team: March 2016   Day-to-day activities: My day is spent caring for gardens including but not limited to pruning, cut backs, planting, weeding,...

Guy Behind the Garden: Benet Kinghorn

People  |  August 24th, 2017

Benet Kinghorn, SWAT Team Leader Joined the Team: May 2006   Day-to-day activities: Day-to-day activities seem to be something that changes regularly in my position. As part of the...

Becoming a Purple Polo: Nate, Jen, & Caitlynn

People  |  August 17th, 2017

Nate Huse, Horticultural Designer I moved to a “big city”, or at least what I thought was big as a child, and got a job at Lauritzen Gardens as a full-time gardener after college. While...

Becoming a Purple Polo: Lindsey & Nick

People  |  August 9th, 2017

Lindsey Moore, Head Gardener I first heard of Kinghorn Gardens when I was a senior in college at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Bryan Kinghorn, owner of Kinghorn Gardens, came to speak in my...

Gal Behind the Garden: Mika McPherson

People  |  August 3rd, 2017

  Mika McPherson, Gardener Joined the Team: March 2017   Day-to-day activities: My day-to-day includes pruning, watering, cutting back, weeding, and cleanup. Where are you...

The Purple Polos: A Morning at the Shop

People  |  July 28th, 2017

Each morning, a crew member's day begins at the shop. Some Purple Polos can be seen hustling around grabbing gear, others discussing their garden or design installation, all preparing for the work...

The Makings of a Purple Polo

People  |  July 20th, 2017

Kinghorn Gardens doesn’t have a mold that employees have to fit or a long list of requirements to meet before throwing on a purple polo. Our team is made up of diverse individuals, all...

Planting Annuals in the Circle Garden // 2017

News, People  |  May 30th, 2017

Our Purple Polos hit the ground running with planting annuals this year. They've been planting rain or shine. One of the largest planting of annuals each year takes place in the circle garden. This...