Landscape Design / Build Firm in Portland, OR

Landscaping in Portland means having options. Shade gardens thrive. Low water use landscapes blossom. Japanese gardens fit alongside "Backyard Habitats". What kind of landscape is right for you?

You found your way here because you need a true landscape professional. Our three generations of landscaping expertise are ready to help you!

Ross NW Watergardens designs and builds custom landscapes that improve with age. Your yard, small or large, can reach its full potential by partnering with our team. Our family looks forward to working with yours.

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Landscape Designers

Our landscape designer, Ben Bowen, will meet with you to begin the design process. Yes, it's a process!

Ben will collaborate with you to create a landscape design tailored to your family's lifestyle.

We insist that your landscape design work in reality- not just impress on paper. Let's create a garden that demands to be used- even in Portland's rain!

Your style is the one that matters. But since you asked, Japanese gardens and Midcentury Modern homes really excite us!

Explore our landscape design approach or start the landscape design process by contacting the premier Portland landscapers today!

Landscaping Contractors

Is your landscape project ready to start?

Ross "Joe" Bowen will supervise your project from start to finish. Your garden will take shape with him guiding our skilled team of craftsmen. 

We offer a wide range of landscaping services, pretty much anything your landscape requires. All projects carry the same trademarks of quality and skill. Let's do this right!

We have completed projects all over the Portland, Oregon area including Lake Oswego, West Linn, Tigard, Beaverton, Happy Valley, and more.

Contact the only Stumptown landscaper you need for a free and friendly landscape consultation.

Ross "Joe" Bowen and Ben Bowen

Ross "Joe" Bowen and Ben Bowen

Landscaping and Landscape Design
Landscapers and Landscaping Design

From Our Blog:


The Pittock Mansion, the Lan Su Chinese Garden, the International Rose Test Garden- Portland is full of diverse and beautiful landscapes. Shouldn't your garden be one of them?

It all starts with a custom landscape design.

Ross NW Watergardens is a Portland, Oregon based licensed, bonded, and insured landscape contractor. LCB# 9085