Orange County Landscape Architects and Designers

Professional landscaping anchors a house to the site, connects it with the environment and creates a welcoming entrance to a home. A landscape architect or designer works with living plants as well as building materials to design for future growth and maintenance as well as the present visual appeal. Landscape architecture is very regional, so look for a landscape designer in Orange County that’s familiar with the local climate and plant types that do well there. Start here to learn more about the landscaping services in Orange County that will help create your dream garden. More
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Professional Landscape Architecture services throughout Southern California and beyond. At Studio H we strive... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 829-3746
  • Newport Beach, CA, 92663, 40 projects in Orange County Metro
OC's Leading Landscape Architect
We specialize in creating unique and functional outdoor spaces which compliment architectural styles and site...
  • Click to Call(949) 518-3538
  • 3 projects in the Orange County Metro area
We specialize in creating Exquisite Outdoor Environments for homeowners with discriminating taste and who... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 438-4552
  • Newport Beach, CA, 92660, 36 projects in Orange County Metro
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Orange County Landscape Design Build
Serenescape specializes in custom landscape design, swimming pools, spas, concrete and masonry work. We offer...
Living Gardens Landscape Design is a boutique Garden Design firm known for creating 'Outdoor Rooms'. From... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 395-6322
  • San Clemente, CA, 92672, 35 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County Landscape Designer Winner of Best of Houzz 2018
Mirage Landscape is a complete Landscape Design and Build Firm specializing in integrating exquisite pool,...
  • Click to Call(949) 353-6127
  • 12 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Creations Landscape Designs is a full service landscape design company offering cost effective, sustainable,... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 683-2695
  • Tustin, CA, 92781, 33 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County's Preferred Exclusive Landscape Designer
ONLY H2 XERO combines design, horticulture, irrigation science, and landscape maintenance experience to ensure...
  • Click to Call(714) 366-3336
  • 8 projects in the Orange County Metro area
It’s been said, “home is where the heart is”. While that statement may be an old cliché, the sentiment behind it... Read More
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  • Lake Forest, CA, 92630, 20 projects in Orange County Metro
Greater Orange County's One-Of-A-Kind Exterior & Interior Designers
Danny Wang is an interior and exterior design-build firm based in Orange County, CA. We design one-of-a-kind...
  • Click to Call(626) 314-6692
  • 8 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Landcraft Studio is an environmentally conscious landscape design/build firm based in Orange County. As experts... Read More
  • Click to Call(714) 930-2167
  • Tustin, CA, 92780, 12 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County's Award Winning Interior & Exterior Design Build Firm
Our professional landscaping designed by our 'in-house' architects will not only increase your home's value, but...
Orange County Landscape Design-Build Firm Best of Houzz 2015-2017
We believe outdoor living spaces allow you to expand the functional area of your home beyond the confines of its...
  • Click to Call(323) 531-5903
  • 5 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Welcome to the Morton Design Group! We are a full service exterior design firm specializing in three... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 812-9777
  • Aliso Viejo, CA, 92656, 18 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County's Functional Landscape Design Firm Best of Houzz 2017
We believe that good space planning, aesthetic and durable materials along with quality craftsmanship are the...
  • Click to Call(949) 245-6773
  • 13 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Orange County's Full Service Landscape Designers | 5x Best of Houzz
Welcome to the Morton Design Group! We are a full service exterior design firm specializing in three dimensional...
  • Click to Call(949) 812-9777
  • 18 projects in the Orange County Metro area
We are a southern California based design-build firm that specializes in master planning, landscapes, pools, &... Read More
  • Click to Call(714) 882-4750
  • Yorba Linda, CA, 10 projects in Orange County Metro
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Orange County's Leading Design-Focused Landscape Firm | Best of Houzz
Our philosophy is deeply rooted in a strong commitment to fulfilling our client’s needs, through design...
  • Click to Call(949) 939-6639
  • 4 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Orange County's Leading Landscape Architect & Contractor
Quality and professionalism is the very essence of Altera Group. Each member of our team prides themselves on...
  • Click to Call(866) 872-2611
  • 20 projects in the Orange County Metro area
We are a design-build firm based in Orange County, CA. We design one-of-a-kind exteriors and interiors with the... Read More
  • Click to Call(626) 314-6692
  • Newport Beach, CA, 92660, 8 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County Outdoor Room Design Best Of Houzz 2014-2017
Elegant yet functional spaces allow families to relax, play, and entertain. Living Gardens Landscape Design can...
  • Click to Call(949) 395-6322
  • 35 projects in the Orange County Metro area
OC's Landscape Design for Exquisite Outdoor Environments Best of Houzz
We specialize in creating elite outdoor designs for homeowners with discriminating taste and who appreciate...
  • Click to Call(949) 438-4552
  • 36 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Broadway Botanicals specializes in designing and creating outdoor spaces to be enjoyed year round. By utilizing... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 275-4185
  • Costa Mesa, CA, 92627, 14 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County's Premier Landscape Architects and Designers
MDZA is committed to providing the highest level of professional Landscape Architectural and Planning design...
  • Click to Call(949) 407-5513
  • 8 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Specializing in master plans and construction drawings for homeowners, Wayne provides you with scaled drawings... Read More
  • Click to Call(714) 902-6014
  • Tustin Ranch, CA, 92780, 11 projects in Orange County Metro
SoCal's Custom Landscape Design Expert Best of Houzz 2017
By selecting a garden style you truly like, the landscape design process begins with positive energy, a starting...
  • Click to Call(714) 902-6014
  • 11 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Scancelli Landscapes provides landscape and garden design services in Orange County, California. We will work... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 800-6568
  • Irvine, CA, 92602, 11 projects in Orange County Metro
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Orange County Premier Custom Pool Builder Turnkey Solutions Since '72
We provide complete outdoor solutions including design and build of pools, as well as landscape installation....
  • Click to Call(949) 627-8581
  • 6 projects in the Orange County Metro area
In Southern California, why not take every advantage of our climate? A garden destination. A well placed patio... Read More
  • Click to Call(714) 215-9666
  • Fountain Valley, CA, 92708, 11 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County Award Winning Landscape Architects I Best of Houzz 2017
Landscape Architecture design studio with 45 years experience between the two principals. Most of the completed...
  • Click to Call(949) 353-5640
  • 4 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Established in 2013, our landscape design group strives to bring indoor living to the outdoors. We believe that... Read More
  • Click to Call(949) 350-8992
  • Laguna Hills, CA, 92653, 10 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County Pool, Spa & Landscape | 6X Best of Houzz Winner
For over 25 years McLaughlin Landscape Construction has provided Southern California with quality design and...
  • Click to Call(949) 627-8574
  • 16 projects in the Orange County Metro area
H2 XERO LANDSCAPE Creates LUSH or contemporary mid-century modern landscape designs focusing your dreams, lush... Read More
  • Click to Call(714) 366-3336
  • Orange County, CA, 8 projects in Orange County Metro
Orange County Premier Landscape Design & Build-Best of Houzz 2015-2018
We are landscape designers in Orange County. From pavers to pools, our all-star team of in-house designers,...
  • Click to Call(800) 789-7510
  • 3 projects in the Orange County Metro area
Featured Reviews for Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
Studio H Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"I was extremely pleased with the services Studio H provided. They were able to comply with tight deadlines and a limited budget in a very professional manner. Mr. Hunt has an amazing eye for design and brought refreshing, modern plans to the table! "
- Ashley Salzmann Designs
AMS Landscape Design Studios, Inc.
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"Incredibly beautiful and unique designs and materials Breathtaking and serene outdoor space for a truly incredible home and outdoor living space. I love it"
- Debra Pandolfi
Living Gardens Landscape Design
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"I live in South Orange County and Living Gardens Landscape Design did a fantastic job of designing and managing my new garden. They understood exactly what I wanted, and I could not have imagined coming up with anything so beautiful. I would highly recommend them to anyone that is interested in having their garden designed or redesigned. Thanks so much to Living Gardens Landscape Design!"
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creations landscape designs
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"We hired Rama to help us design a drought tolerant landscape. Rama listened to our ideas and graciously accompanied my husband and I to the Tree of Life Nursery to choose plants that met our needs. Rama is knowledgeable and very accommodating; coming out to our home numerous times to make adjustments. I highly recommend her."
- moelopez
Landmark Custom Landscape
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"We chose Landmark Custom Landscaping after getting 3 quotes. We went with them because we liked the professionalism as well as there use of 3D software that showed us almost exactly what the final project would look like. The team was great to work with and they finished on time. The project came out beautiful as well as functional and we get many compliments from visitors."
- misskimwalsh
Landcraft Studio
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"We completed our custom home in February of 2018 and our favorite part is of the landscaping. Drew was able to create a beautiful and cohesive design that incorporated all of the areas we wanted without compromising the flow of our yard. Our home has been published three different times and the backyard is always at the for front, as our home wraps around the pool and outdoor space. Even though it's been five years since our home was completed the design is still current and timeless. I have since changed some of the interior furniture and Drew and Danny helped me refresh my yard. I wouldn't do a project without them. They are truly the best! Robin Strickler"
- Robin Strickler
Morton Design Group
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"Brad designed our backyard, complete with pool and cabana. He is very professional, and was able to take the very general ideas and feedback that my husband I provided, and turn them into a design that even we could not have imagined. Brad was very patient with us, and worked through providing different ideas and recommendations that we had not even previously considered. He definitely helped us to make the best use of all of our backyard space, and bring in the design elements to help it flow with the rest of our house, while also maximizing the beautiful views we have. I highly recommend hiring Brad to do your designs for any project, and then using that design to shop around for a qualified contractor. His rates are very reasonable, and having the design done in advance has saved us a TON of headaches and a lot of money. It also ensured we received apples-to-apples quotes that we were able to interpret, compare and used to make our informed decision. And I must say, the YouTube videos he produces are awesome! Really help you live in the space before it is even started, to help ensure you are making all of the right decisions to bring your vision to life. Money VERY well spent!!!"
- Alisa N
Conscious Environments Inc.
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"Tungsten Royce has worked with Conscious Environments on several projects in the Orange County area. Josh and his crew posses a wide range of skill sets that allow them to execute beautiful projects, on time, with amazing detail. Josh's design skills are exceptional; every project I have seen is stunning. His ability to move between styles proves his dedication to his craft. He does not do the same thing over and over again like so many designers do. All of his work is unique and well thought. I would like point out the professionalism of his crew as well. The guys are "on it". They are engaged, aware and have always had a great attitude when faced with less than exciting situations. Great Company!"
- Tungsten Royce Custom Wood Products
Danny Wang
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"Danny Wang worked on my front and back yard design and construction. From the beginning, they presented me with innovative ideas that I have never seen before. They created a 3-D model to show exactly what the finished project would look like. The nice thing was that we didn’t have to pay extra for the 3-D model like other designers we were considering. I get compliments from so many neighbors on my front yard and the water feature.They were fantastic to work with and I would highly recommend this firm."
- Orchid Liu
Broadway Botanicals
Landscape Architects and Designers in Orange County
"We were in a bind and needed our landscaping revamped along with some modern planters to be made and a bunch of random planted pots. We also had interests in a living wall. Dorie from Broadway Botanicals was so creative and accommodating. She took our ideas and updated my house beautifully. Dorie created two large living walls that are so fabulous and unique, everyone who walks through the door are so impressed. Thank you Broadway Botanicals for all your hard work!!"
- Catherine Gale
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What does a landscape architect do?

The work of this outdoor professional includes most everything surrounding a home's exterior. A landscaping architect can even work with the home architect to choose the right spot for your Orange County house. From there the landscaper will develop preliminary concepts for your front or backyard design based on individual needs including the climate and activities that will take place, as well as layouts and planting plans. Landscape architects will also design any structures or outbuildings that will be added to the space. Any grading changes that will be added to the yard are also the responsibility of the architect. This includes any drainage modifications. An engineer can also be responsible for these tasks, but licensed landscapers are fully capable. Like building architects, they will produce preliminary concept drawings as well as detailed construction documents and planting plans. Three-dimensional renderings and illustrative plans are all supplementary.

What does a landscape designer do?

A landscaping designer generally will have ecological, aesthetic and technical training, which helps them maximize the potential of your outdoor space. Keeping in mind both style and functionality, garden designers analyze your architecture and yard to produce a plan that may or may not include location and materials for walkways, patios, water features, fences, garden aspects and more. In addition, a landscaper in Orange County will carefully assess your geographic region to choose plants, trees and flowers that will flourish naturally, as well as address concerns such as drainage, screening and soil conditions. Certain landscape designers only help with the planning portion, while some may deliver the plans and then oversee a hired landscaping contractor. Others — typically following a design-build approach — take care of both the design and all aspects of the landscape architecture and construction.

Before you hire a professional landscaper, consider the scope and emphasis of your outdoor project. Landscape architects, who typically hold advanced degrees in their field, are trained to develop comprehensive structural plans that include plants, hardscaping, water use, drainage and more. Landscape designers typically specialize in the aesthetic and horticultural, rather than structural, side of yard and garden planning. They might or might not have advanced training. Even within their fields, a garden designer may specialize in hardscape- or vegetation-focused designs. In some cases you might need to hire additional help to get the outdoor space you want. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of landscape architects & landscape designers: Landscape Contractors, Garden & Landscape Supplies, Tree Services, Gardeners, Lawn Care & Sprinklers, Decks, Patios & Outdoor Enclosures.

Questions to ask prospective landscapers in Orange County:

  • Can you provide me with references?
  • How long have you been in the landscaping business?
  • What is your certification?
  • Do you have liability insurance?
  • How much do you charge, and what does that include?
  • What regions and climates are you skilled in?
  • Can you accommodate my special requests (such as ADA or LEED)?
  • What types of renderings will you produce?
  • What is your experience with similar projects?
  • When can you complete this project?
  • What do your services include?
  • Who will be working on the project design?
  • What happens when costs exceed budget, whether due to materials or labor pricing changes? What about changes made by the client or by the professionals — what kinds of situations would cause those costs to be incurred?
  • Can you provide me with a written estimate?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns that you know of or that might come up in the future with this project?

Find a landscape architect on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to Orange County landscape architects and designers. You can also look through Orange County photos to find a space you like, then contact the professional who posted the photo. You can find more landscape architects & landscape designers in Bel Air, Brentwood Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Hollywood and Long Beach.
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