People | Kinghorn Gardens - Part 4


Guy Behind the Garden: Tab Tworek

People  |  February 8th, 2016

Tab Tworek, Nursery Yard Manager Joined the Team: October 2013   Day-to-day activities: Staging plant material for install and gardening crews, unloading and organizing plant material when...

New Purple Polo Alert! Meet Sarah!

People  |  January 31st, 2016

We are excited to introduce one of our newest leadership members, Sarah Cross! She has been supervising the color department, and a member of the purple polos since October of last year. How did...

Thanksgiving Wrap Up!

News, People  |  November 24th, 2015

Looking back on our #30daysofgratitude is a fun way to count our blessing on this Thanksgiving day and even to think of all the other wonderful things we could have added to the list. Warm fall...

Places & Spaces: A Kid Centered Install

People, Projects  |  August 25th, 2015

In our line of work we are able to create relationships with home owners all across Omaha, each with their own unique taste, as well as the reason for picking up the phone to call the Purple Polos....

Planting with Piet

News, People, Projects  |  August 13th, 2015

Piet Oudolf (which I now know is pronounced Pete) used to be just a name printed in Helvetica Bold on a large black and white book in our design office, a name our designers gushed about as...

Salute to the Student Purple Polos

People  |  August 6th, 2015

We've had some hard working students with us this summer but now it's time to say goodbye for the season. Thanks for all your help this summer, good luck this year and we hope to see you back in the...

Kids in the Garden

Education, People  |  June 18th, 2015

Schools out for the summer (I hope you sang that in your head) and the kids are back at the house. Now rather then let them wear out your couch or wear on your nerves, push them out the back door and...

Gal Behind the Garden: Ann Thompson

People  |  May 20th, 2015

Ann Thompson, Gardening Crew Member Joined the Team: May 2011 Day-to-day activities: Planting annuals, perennials and bulbs; spreading mulch, pruning flowers, shrubs, and trees; watering flowers;...

Staff Spring Favorites

News, People  |  May 14th, 2015

The Purple Polos love to be outdoors all seasons of the year and admire nature's variation from spring, summer, fall and winter; but it is clear that spring has a special place in most of their...

Mother’s Day Memories

News, People  |  May 10th, 2015

Celebrating the people plant connection is what we love to do at Kinghorn Gardens.  It seems the whole month of May is dedicated to creating outdoor memories. May Day, Mother's Day, graduations,...