Southview Design is a Minneapolis & St.Paul landscaping contractor with a hard-earned reputation for excellence. Established in 1978, we serve residential and commercial clients throughout the Twin Cities area.

Residential Landscaping

Award-winning residential landscape architecture and design. Expert construction and project management. Amazing crews. Full-service landscape care.

Commercial Landscaping

High-performance team that exceeds the expectations of the most demanding property owners and managers. Comprehensive landscaping: management and maintenance, water management and conservation, snow and ice management, design and construction. Southview Design is a leading Minneapolis St Paul Commercial Landscaper.

Landscape Care Programs

Comprehensive, weekly care and professional landscape management by qualified professionals.


Award-Winning Residential Landscape Designs

Afton Oasis

Luxury swimming pool design and pool house with bluestone pool deck, party barn, fire patio, and sophisticated softscape.

Backyard National Forest

Steep slope transformed into a backyard inspired by nature. More than a patio! This design includes a backyard waterfall, stream, fire circle, and fly-fishing pond.

No-Mow Forest Backyard

This backyard blends modern and natural elements together to create a low-maintenance outdoor living space with a plunge pool, terraced patios, a fire table, water feature, and a outdoor great room.

Backyard Outdoor Living and Dining Room

Maple Plain, MN patio divided into an outdoor living room and dining room by an elegant Bluestone pathway.

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Featured Home Landscaping Services

Shoreline Restoration and Rip Rap

Experts in shoreline restoration, rip-rap installation, steps, retaining walls. Luxury lake home landscaping design and construction.

Landscape Care Programs

Comprehensive, weekly care and professional landscape management by qualified professionals.

Sustainable Landscaping

Southview Design is committed to healthy and sustainable landscaping practices.

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Three Reasons to Call Now!

ENJOY THE PROCESS. The journey from a concept to a final plan and budget takes time. If you start now, you can enjoy the process without feeling rushed.

AVOID PERMIT DELAYS. Many projects require permits to build. Don't waste your precious summer waiting for a permit. It's so frustrating!

BEAT THE SPRING RUSH. With your plan complete and your permit in hand, you'll be ready to build ahead of the spring rush.


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Commercial Services

Maintenance and Management

Communication is our specialty. Professionals with degrees in landscape management and horticulture oversee highly trained maintenance crews.

Commercial Landscape Design and Construction

We provide commercial landscape design, landscape architecture, and construction services to demanding commercial property owners and managers.

Water Management and Conservation

In addition to spring start-ups and fall winterizations, our commercial irrigation specialists will inspect and audit your system to identify opportunities to reduce costs and conserve water.

Snow and Ice Management

High-touch service keeps your property safe and usable, even in the worst storms.



KARE 11 Backyard

Renovation of Minnesota's most famous backyard with northwoods-inspired style.

Fortune 500 Corporate Campus

Commercial landscaping for a Fortune 500 corporate campus.

Shopping Center

Shopping center landscape maintenance in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul.


Three reasons to start now.

Maximize planting season

Plan now so when temperatures consistently hit 50°F, we are ready to plant. Spring planting lets your plants establish, beating the summer heat.

Best time for outdoor work

Now is the optimal time for grading and foundation work, setting the stage for the remainder of your project.

Enjoy summer to the fullest

Don’t miss a single day of summer—start your project early so you can cherish every moment.

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Spring into planning today!

Commercial Landscape Management

Management and maintenance for demanding property owners and managers.

Residential Design-Build

Inspiring landscapes created for unique people and families. Explore our portfolio or award-winning landscaping projects.

Residential Landscape Care

Our professional team includes landscape care specialists and the most diligent crews in the industry.