Here in Colorado, hobby gardeners and homeowners can encounter a variety of struggles, whether they’re trying to create a functional outdoor space that can survive the winter or simply trying to maintain a healthy lawn and garden. Luckily, we don’t all have to be experts.
In this guide, we rounded up some of the region’s most talked about and recommended landscape architects and designers. Serving all our communities from Berthoud through Fort Collins and beyond, these teams have transformed and created some of the region’s most beautiful commercial and residential spaces. Keep reading to learn more about each one and view their online portfolios.
Photo courtesy of All Terrain Landscaping
Jason, Justin and Josh began working in landscaping simply by installing sprinklers for a family friend. Within a few short years, they had started their own company and expanded to include services from lawn maintenance and sprinkler installation all the way to landscape and hardscape design and install. The team’s main office is located in Greeley with outposts in Fort Collins and Longmont, but they serve clients all over the region. To see their portfolio, click here.
Photo courtesy of Alpine Gardens
Established in 1978 by Jack and Chris Fetig, Alpine Gardens is a family-owned business with a location at Fossil Creek Nursery in Fort Collins and another in Greeley. For more than 40 years, this team has been designing and installing cutting-edge landscapes from the ground up in homes and locations throughout the Front Range and Southern Wyoming. Their gallery—a great place for landscape inspo—includes highlights in plants and flowers, fire and water features, decks and pergolas, garden steps, lighting, metalwork and more. You can see it here.
Anne Clark has more than 30 years of experience building beautiful, flourishing Colorado gardens, outdoor rooms and entertaining areas, and through those years, she has designed more than 300 landscapes ranging in size from small gardens to large estates. Though she and her team are based in Loveland, they also serve Fort Collins, Windsor, Berthoud, Longmont and Johnstown. To see their portfolio, click here.
Did you know one of Northern Colorado’s most beloved garden centers also offers landscape design and installation services? Bath Landscape Design, a family-owned and operated company, has been serving the region for more than 50 years. Because they believe in the power and the beauty of our natural landscape, their projects are designed to be sustainable and low-maintenance using native plants, efficient irrigation, organic soil amendments and family-friendly products. To see some of their work, click here.
Family-owned and -operated since 1987, Fisher Landscaping works to bring out the potential in every property. Their portfolio is spotted with beautiful outdoor fireplaces, outdoor kitchens, pergolas and decks, concrete patios and walkways, water features, retaining walls, stylish outdoor lighting and efficient irrigation systems. To see that gallery, click here.
Photo courtesy of Glass Photography via Lindgren Landscape
Over the course of 20 years, Tim Lindgren and the Lindgren Landscape team have become one of the most well-known landscaping companies in the area thanks to their outstanding service and award-winning projects. They can do everything from sprinkler repair and landscape maintenance all the way to full landscape designing and building. To view their portfolio, click here.
McCrary & Sons Lawn and Landscape is a family team that has been maintaining and transforming outdoor spaces in Northern Colorado since 1993. They work to fulfill all lawn care and landscape needs whether you’re in search of one-time service, regular upkeep or want a completely custom landscape complete with lighting design and installation. To view their online gallery, click here.
Based in Fort Collins and servicing all of Northern Colorado, the Oak Leaf team works to transform outdoor spaces into fun, welcoming entertainment spaces that beautifully merge indoor and outdoor living. By working closely with each client, their projects are unique and custom every time, whether you and your family want a firepit, a spacious patio, a water feature or anything else. You can view their gallery here.
Photo courtesy of Laurie White via Showcase Landscape & Irrigation
Showcase is a locally owned and operated company that has grown to become one of the most respected landscape professionals in Loveland, Fort Collins and our surrounding communities. As landscape and irrigation specialists, they have experience in landscape design, sprinkler repair, snow removal, seasonal clean-up, aeration, outdoor lighting, stylish and functional walkways, patios, water features, fencing, retaining walls, shade structures, fire pits and decks. To see all of this and more, check out their online portfolio here.
From creative landscape designs to one-of-a-kind hardscapes and water features, the expert team behind Zak George Landscaping breathes life into landscapes from communities right here in Northern Colorado all the way through Southern Wyoming. Whether brand new or renovated, their award-winning residential projects focus on creating outdoor living areas that offer both practical and fun elements like efficient drainage, year-round-appeal and beautiful hardscape design. To see a few examples, click here.
If you want to give a shoutout to a local landscape designer—whether they’re on our list or not—please do so in the comments below!