About Us

Serving Santa Cruz Since 1978

Core Values

Our Mission

Since 1978 our mission has been to design, construct and maintain beautiful, yet purposeful, landscapes in the Santa Cruz community. We believe becoming your trusted partner is key to ensuring landscaping excellence.

Our dedicated team of professionals offers a full range of services to keep your property at its best. These services include major installation projects for landscaping, hardscapes, outdoor lighting, irrigation systems, erosion control, and drainage systems as well as ongoing landscaping maintenance and lawn care services. See our Services page for more details.


Meet The Owner Phil Dundas

As captain of The Landscape Company, Phil Dundas strives to create the most visually appealing and livable outdoor sanctuaries that optimize the beauty of your natural landscape. He enjoys collaborating with homeowners to effectively turn landscape visions into realities. With a reliable team backed with decades of experience, no job is too big, no dream out of reach.

Proud Partners

CLCA & UCSC Arboretum Board Member

Phil is proud to serve as the current Board President of the California Landscape Contractors Association. The CLCA supports professionals from across the industry providing valuable resources and promoting professionalism, integrity and excellence in craftsmanship.

The UC Santa Cruz Arboretum & Botanic Garden’s diverse collection contains representatives of more than 300 plant families, including many rare and threatened plants. We continue to support their mission of connecting people with plants.

Two men planting a tree in a garden

Award Winning Service

First Place Small Commercial Installation 2018

First Place Small Residential Installation 2019

Best Landscape Company Runner Up 2021

Achievement Award Sustainable Landscape 2021