Landscaping Lake of the Ozarks

At Heartland Landscape Group, we do landscaping Lake of the Ozarks style, with first-class, unsurpassed customer service and workmanship. We know how to incorporate and maximize your natural Missouri terrain into a sophisticated, elegant design. We elevate your home or business property’s appearance to be fitting for the most beautiful destination in the Midwest. 

For many people, landscaping Lake of the Ozarks properties can be challenging. They immediately think of plants, such as flowers, shrubs, ornamental trees, etc. Add a little mulch, decorative gravel and perhaps some kind of edging and you’ve created a simple landscape design to upgrade the look of your property.

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Classic landscaping with plants and mulch.

Eventually, though, many seek a more professionally designed landscape that will necessitate changes to the terrain with some grading and construction. These projects can help create a functional and beautiful space for outdoor activities around your home or business.

Often, excavation is required to help you make greater use of your outdoor space. With our hilly terrain and rocky soil, it’s a good idea to trust this kind of work to a reputable company with the right equipment for the job.

Heartland Landscape Group can manage the planning and construction of your outdoor space to greatly enhance the appearance and curb appeal of your home or commercial property. In fact, our customers often tell us that we’re the best landscapers at Lake of the Ozarks!

Landscaping Options

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Pictured: Patio with pergola

When considering your Ozark lawn and landscape needs, you have many options available to you. Some will want to add hardscape features like patios, retaining walls, free-standing garden walls, stone walkways, etc. (See more about hardscaping projects here.)

Others wish to recreate specific styles, such as a tropical feel, a rustic motif or a modern look. You may like to include water fountains, ponds, pools or streams in your plans. 

Many like to incorporate outdoor kitchens, pizza ovens, fireplaces, and fire pits so they can entertain outdoors. 

The Process

Lake of the Ozarks landscaping combines elements of construction, science, art, and engineering. At Heartland, our landscape contractors can help guide you through the entire planning process and construction phase. You’ll be able to watch your project plans transform into beauty as your new design takes shape. It all begins with a simple phone call!

Landscape Design and Planning

Beautiful and professional landscape design at Lake of the OzarksThe most common error made by DIYers is to begin elements of construction without a well-devised plan. Your landscape plan will help gather your thoughts and ideas into a visual blueprint or design. 

This way your projects and layouts will be created to scale so that your new landscape looks its best and satisfies your needs and wishes. 

Additionally, your plan will help you address your specific problems, like drainage, erosion, hills, wind, space, etc.

Landscaping Ideas

If you are considering landscaping your residential or commercial property we recommend you check out lots of pictures for ideas. You can browse our picture galleries starting here.

Email or call us now for more information or to set up an appointment!


The most trusted company for hardscapes and landscaping Osage Beach, MO and Lake of the Ozarks since 1996.

Heartland was awarded as a finalist in the Lake's best Landscapers category as recognized by Lake News Online in 2023.