Notes from the Garden | Kinghorn Gardens - Part 6

We’ve been creating outdoor spaces for more than 30 years, and our team has years of experience and knowledge they can’t wait to share with you.


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...

A Natural Outdoor Classroom: The Design and Installation at Harrison Elementary

News, Projects  |  May 18th, 2017

Creating Happier, Healthier, More Engaged, and Environmentally Conscious Students It all started with Harrison Elementary's PTA looking for a "big idea project" that would benefit the school for...

A Natural Outdoor Classroom

People, Projects  |  May 9th, 2017

In 2016, Harrison Elementary School's Parent Teacher Association gathered grant funding to have an outdoor classroom created for their school. They were interested in building an outdoor classroom...

Brushstrokes of Spring Bulbs

News, Projects  |  May 4th, 2017

After a cold, colorless winter spent longing for warmer days, longer nights and greener gardens, bulbs in every color imaginable started popping through soil! Beautiful waves of color, painting...

A Tribute to our Tomorrows

Education, News  |  April 24th, 2017

It’s a simple act, but an empowering one.  A hopeful tribute to our tomorrows and a generous gesture given to a new generation.  Our reverence and respect for trees honor our State’s Tree...

Too Mulch of a Good Thing

Education, News  |  April 10th, 2017

Prepared April 10, 2017, Omaha, NE Bryan Kinghorn, Kinghorn Gardens  We’ve become more inquisitive over the past few years on how the spring mulching phenomenon has gained so much traction. ...

New Purple Polo Alert: Meet Caitlynn!

People  |  March 30th, 2017

    We are excited to have Caitlynn McVey back in purple at Kinghorn Gardens this year. She was one of our summer interns in 2016 and we couldn’t be happier that she threw on a...

In the Garden: March

News, People  |  March 23rd, 2017

  Our Purple Polos are happy to be back in gardens getting them ready for the new season! It even got warm enough a couple times this month that our trucks were makeshift coat...

5 Purple Polo Pruning Tips

Education  |  March 16th, 2017

Pruning can seem like a tedious task to the point where you might not know where to start. But if you take the time to follow these simple steps from our Purple Polos before you start trimming, your...

New Purple Polo Alert: Meet Corey!

People  |  March 9th, 2017

We are excited to introduce to you one of our newest leadership members, Corey Brabec! He is our new Head of Horticulture and has been a member of the Purple Polos since January 2017. Corey’s...