Landscaping in Portland Oregon Since 1999

You found your way here because you value your landscape. Well designed spaces bring you joy. Your garden is important to you and your family, an extension of your home. 

Here at Ross NW Watergardens we feel the same way.

The yard you want starts with a free landscape design-build consultation. Ben Bowen, third generation landscaper, will walk your property with you and discuss your goals for the space. Our family will work with yours to create a beautiful outdoor space that functions just the way you want it to.

Let's Start Right Now.

Your landscape will thank you!


Featured Review:

Andrea F.  " took us six months to get on Joe's construction calendar! Even though the wait time was frustrating, it was SO WORTH THE WAIT. Our home was beautiful, but our front and back yard are now stunning. Our neighbors regularly stop by and thank us for re-doing our yard. I thought our yard was only distasteful to us, but obviously not! 

Joe was terrific to work with: responsive, accommodating, easy going, and just a really nice guy. Anytime I had a question, he was there. Any time I've had a concern, he reassured me. If there was a problem, he came down to fix it himself." - Excerpt, read entire review here.

Residential Landscape Design

Our landscape designer, Ben Bowen, collaborate with you to create a landscape design tailored to your family's needs and style.

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

Your preferences are the ones that matter. As you can see from our portfolio of designed gardens, we produce beautiful landscapes in a variety of styles.

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

Portland Landscape Contractors

Ross "Joe" Bowen, with over 40 years of landscape experience, will supervise your project from start to finish.

Your garden will take shape with him guiding our skilled crews. Our crew leaders have all been with us over a decade, we really are a team!

Ross NW Watergardens is Licensed, Bonded, and Insured. We have hundreds of happy customers in the greater Portland metro area, and dozens of 5 star reviews.

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

Landscaping Services

We offer a wide range of design, installation, and maintenance services including:

  • Japanese Gardens
  • Low Maintenance Landscapes
  • Drought Tolerant Plantings
  • Stone Masonry
  • Water Features
  • Artificial Turf
  • LED Low Voltage Lighting
  • Custom Fences and Screens

Visit our landscape services page for a full list and more information. Or just send us a description of your project and we will let you know how we can help.

Why Ross NW Watergardens?

From the initial contact to the final walk through (1) communication is key to the success of your landscaping project. Ross NW Watergardens works hard to keep the dialogue going. We are never confrontational, but deal with unexpected issues head on.

(2) Quality is the most important thing to us. We respect budgets and your design preferences, but your new landscape has to work well for years to come. Your landscape will look great when we finish and improve with age.

(3) We are easy to work with. Ross NW Watergardens takes a flexible approach. We are pragmatic, never dogmatic.

Our experience will blend with your preferences to produce personalized solutions to your landscape challenges. We will work with you, your architect, your general contractor, subcontractor, inspectors, and anyone else involved to make sure your project goes smoothly.

Our highly skilled crews have the (4) experience and ability needed to create truly beautiful gardens. It has taken decades for our crew leaders to develop their craft. Your landscape will be proof of that.

Ross "Joe" Bowen and Ben Bowen

Ross "Joe" Bowen and Ben Bowen