Landscaping Company | Minneapolis St. Paul

About

Building on our tradition of excellence, we strive to be the most respected landscaping company in the Upper Midwest. We treat each other, our customers, and our trade partners with respect and appreciation.

2023

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – Afton Oasis

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – Swimming Pool Overlooking Wetlands

2022

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – Intimate Patio and Pergola

2021

Midwest Home Design Award for Residential Pool/Spa – Home Sweet Home

NALP Silver Award of Excellence (National Association of Landscape Professionals) – Luxurious Lakefront Lodge

MNLA (Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association) Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – Slope Be Gone

2020

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – Backyard Outdoor Living and Dining Room

2019

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping –Outdoor Living at Every Level

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – Gem Lake Jewel

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – No-Mow Forest Backyard

NALP Silver Award of Excellence Home Sweet Home

Silver Award, NARI MN (National Association of the Remodeling Industry-Minnesota) Contractor of the Year (CoTY), Landscape Design/Outdoor Living Over $250,000 – Home Sweet Home

2018

NALP Silver Award of Excellence (National Association of Landscape Professionals) Classic Back Yard and Swimming Pool

NARI MN CotY Award for Landscape Design $60k and Over – Classic Back Yard and Swimming Pool

2017

MNLA Landscape Design Award for Excellence in Landscaping – Backyard National Forest

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design – French Quarter Courtyard

2016

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Mid-Century Makeover

NALP Grand Award – Private Lakeside Paradise

NALP Grand Award – Vermillion Vista

NARI MN CotY Award for Landscape Design $60k and Over – French Quarter Courtyard

NALP Grand Award – French Quarter Courtyard

NARI MN CotY award for Landscape Design $60k and Over – Lakeside Jewel

NALP Grand Award – Lakeside Jewel

2015

NALP Merit Award – Mid-Century Makeover

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Pool With A View

NARI North Central Region CotY Award for Landscape Design $60k and Over – Pool With A View

NARI National Award Winner – Pool with a View

MNLA (Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association) Excellence in Landscape Design – Thinking Outside the Deck

2014

NARI Mn CotY Silver Award – Swimming Pool Overhaul

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Swimming Pool Overhaul

PLANET (Professional Landcare Network – now NALP) Recognition Award – Swimming Pool Overhaul

Professional Remodeler Magazine Silver Award – Swimming Pool Overhaul

PLANET National Landscape Awards of Excellence, Merit Award – Northwoods Inspired Backyard Design

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Edina Classic

2013

NARI MN Honorable Mention – Laid-Back Back Yard

PLANET (Professional Landcare Network) Recognition Award – Lakeside Award-Winner

Professional Remodeler Magazine – Gold Award – Lakeside Award-Winner

2012

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Lakeside Award-Winner

NARI MN CotY Award for Landscape Design $60k and Over – Lakeside Award-Winner

NARI MN North Central Region Award for Landscape Design – Lakeside Award-Winner

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Janet and Paul’s Award-Winner

2011

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Hillside Forest Retreat

NARI Mn CotY (Contractor of the Year) Award for Landscape Design over $60k – Award-Winning Small Yard

MNLA Excellence in Landscape Design Award – Award-Winning Small Yard

2010

MNLA Landscape Design Award – Green Luxury

2009

MNLA Landscape Design Award – Historic Reflections

2008

MNLA Landscape Design Award – Northwoods Magic

AWARD-WINNING RESIDENTIAL DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION

We are proud recipients of 47 awards from the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association, the Minnesota Chapter of NARI, the National Association of Landscape Professionals, and Professional Remodeler Magazine.

Award-Winning Design

A LANDSCAPE INDUSTRY LEADER

Founded in 1978, the company has completed over 8,500 residential landscaping projects. In 2023, Southview Design was included on Lawn & Landscape magazine's Top 100 list and ranked #88 on Landscape Management Magazine's LM150 List.


HOUZZ

Best of Houzz – Design 2022, 2021, 2020, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
Best of Houzz – Service 2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013


LAWN & LANDSCAPE

Top 100,2023, Southview Design #78
Top 100, 2022, Southview Design #93
Top 100, 2021, Southview Design #94
Top 100, 2020, Southview Design #86


LANDSCAPE MANAGEMENT LM150

LM150, June 2022 – #15 Midwest, #88 Overall
LM150, June 2021 – #15 Midwest, #90 Overall
LM150, June 2020 – #17 Midwest, #94 Overall
LM150, June 2019 – #25 Design/Build + Installation
LM150, June 2018 – #22 Design/Build + Installation
LM150, June 2017 – #25 Residential, #15 Design/Build + Installation

COMPREHENSIVE COMMERCIAL LANDSCAPING SERVICES

We have the flexibility and capacity to complete multiple large projects simultaneously and on time. When you need to reach us, just call, click, or text and your service representative will respond quickly – usually within the hour.

Commercial Services

Five Star Reviews

A Reputation for Excellence

Improving Life Outdoors

Core Values

Building on our tradition of excellence, we strive to be the most respected landscape firm in the Upper Midwest.

Seasonal Landscaping Tips from the Experts

Featured outdoor living Posts

Bringing the Party Outside

Your backyard oasis is a convenient and comfortable space to relax and unwind. And what better way to relax than with your favorite show or even some music?

2023 Landscape Design Trends

Over the last three years, we have seen a growing number of homeowners ready to invest in their outdoor living spaces. While many preferences have remained consistent, others have evolved and inspired a new era of landscape design trends.

2022 Landscape Design Trends

The pandemic has reshaped the industry and inspired a new era of landscape design trends. What changes are on the horizon for the landscape design industry? What innovations lie in store?

The Healing Power of the Outdoors

Here are some fascinating ways in which nature positively impacts our physical and mental health, providing you with even more reasons to invest in your outdoor space.

Jumping Worms

You may think those wiggly worms in your soil are helping your garden, but not so fast. Some species of earthworms, such as the Jumping Worm, can negatively impact soil and plant health.

Composting Basics

Composting converts organic waste into nutrient-dense soil. This process offers several benefits for gardens and results in vibrant and abundant plant life.

More Outdoor Living

FOR THE MEDIA

NEWS RELEASES

Southview Design Wins 'Best of 2022' by Lake Minnetonka Magazine

We are proud and honored to be voted "Best of 2022" by the readers of Lake Minnetonka Magazine.

Southview Design Wins 'Best of 2022' by Edina Magazine

We are proud and honored to be voted as Best Landscaper by the readers of Edina Magazine "Best Of 2022".

Southview Design ranked #88th on LM150 list

Southview Design has been recognized by Landscape Management Magazine as one of the largest landscaping firms in the country, ranking 88th on the 2022 LM150 list.

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