SOFTSCAPE | MINNEAPOLIS + ST. PAUL | TWIN CITIES
Our Professional Softscapes + Planting Installations
Land Design creates extraordinary living designs that feature beautiful and unique trees, shrubs and plants.
We expertly integrate softscape into your existing plantings and hardscape, or we can develop an entirely new design that enhances your property.
The key to a unique, natural, and beautiful landscape lies within each individual setting. Knowing what trees, shrubs, and flowering perennials look best in each surrounding is an art form and takes many years of experience.
Bringing your outdoor space to life,Land Design Landscape provides a full range of softscape services, including shrub and tree planting, sod installation and annual/perennial displays. The health and longevity of your greenery is dependent upon proper planning, installation and care. Our technicians are softscape experts, working with you to create an aesthetic, functional garden, lawn or outdoor environment.
OUTDOOR GARDEN PLANTS & SHRUBS
The ideal landscape is a balance of both hardscape and softscape.
Our landscape designs incorporate both softscapes and hardscapes. With all the hard surfaces on the home and hardscape, nothing helps soften up your home like the plants on a project.
BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPING THROUGH SUSTAINABLE DESIGN
The landscapers at Land Design are in the business of making your residence more livable through efficient and organic solutions. For over 20 years we have performed residential and commercial landscaping designed to look immaculate and add value to your property. We employ sustainable design techniques and practices in order to create a low-maintenance landscape meant to last a lifetime.
Sustainable landscaping encompasses a variety of practices that have developed in response to environmental issues. These practices are used in every phase of landscaping, including design, construction, implementation and management of residential and commercial landscapes. Having a visually pleasing landscape is usually the most important consideration and is addressed first in the design process.
CREATING SOFTSCAPES IN LANDSCAPING
Part of the design phase is to incorporate planting beds and plant materials known as the softscape with the hardscape. The softscape consists of various plant materials arranged by height, color, and texture. The combing of these elements animates and brings “life” to the design. Together, both softscape and hardscape are integral components to achieving an overall landscape plan. The combining of these elements animates and brings “life” to the design.
Plant aesthetics is the key element of a Land Design design. Land Design takes into consideration a plants’ color, fragrance, texture, shape, size, bloom time and of course your own personal likes and dislikes in order to make a customized design that is both interesting and appealing throughout the year.
The success of your landscape plantings begins with choosing plant material that is suited to the local environment. Beyond sun and shade requirements, we consider plant habitat, soil conditions, growth characteristics, color, texture, bloom sequence, wildlife appeal and sustainability. Combining plant shapes, colors, textures, and form is something we take great care in to create a natural looking beautiful garden environment. As landscapers, softscaping is where our true passion lies.
Land Design offers Professional Landscape Softscape Services, including:
FOUNDATION PLANTING – SCREENING FOR PRIVACY – PERENNIAL GARDENING – SEASONAL COLOR
Softscaping can be both permanent such as evergreen trees and shrubs as well as temporary, such as seasonal plants (annuals) which lend their color and character to pathways and entries. Planning and arrangement of these elements in an aesthetically appealing manner is the cornerstone of effective softscaping.
START WITH THE BEST PLANTS
We pride ourselves on using only the best materials the region has to offer. You can be assured that every plant we install will be healthy from the start.
We only buy plants of the highest quality trees, shrubs, perennials and flowers from top respected nurseries and growers. We buy most of our plants from Bachman’s Wholesale Nursery so you can be assured that every plant we install will be healthy from the start.
We Guarantee It.
When you hire Land Design to install your plants, they are backed by a full one-year warranty (Plant & Labor).
Softscape Ideas for Outdoor Privacy
In pursuit of an outdoor space that truly reflects their unique tastes and individual lifestyle, You are going to want their landscape design to encompass their need for privacy and security. There are a number of softscape design features that can help make the backyard oasis a secluded and tranquil place.
Residences benefit from trees and shrubs planted specifically to block unwanted views or prevailing winds.