13 Phoenix Landscape Design Ideas Perfect for the Southwest

The spirit of indoor-outdoor living is strong in Phoenix and surrounding cities. From fire pits for enjoying temperate winters to pools and pergolas for hot summers, Yardzen landscape designs for the region demonstrate that homeowners want to make the most of year-round outdoor living.

Here are thirteen designs selected by our talented team of designers, featuring:

  1. Native, climate-adapted, and pollinator-loving plants purchasable from local nurseries

  2. Styling from our brand partners, including Crate & Barrel and Serena & Lily

  3. Sustainable materials available to partners in Yardzen’s Pro Network of vetted contractors

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Learn more about our process in our How it Works, and explore designs in our Portfolio.


Fenced backyard with a sitting area, a fire place and outdoor lights hanging over with some flowers

Gilbert, AZ


Backyard with a plunge pool and lounge chairs next to a lawn and some plants behind a retaining wall

Scottsdale, AZ


Social front yard with paver stones and a walk way with some trees and plants

Phoenix, AZ


Patio with a dining area and a lawn next to it with lounge chairs to the left

Tempe, AZ


A front yard with a porch, concrete walkway, a lawn and low water plants in gravel

Cave Creek, AZ


An outdoor kitchen with a pergola over it and greenery all around

Tempe, AZ


A fenced front yard with a walkway, lawn and plants on the sides

Gilbert, AZ


Fenced yard with sitting area and decorative plants with paver stones

Tempe, AZ


Backyard with a plunge pool, lounge chairs, shade sails and ADU with decorative plants

Gilbert, AZ


Side yard with a patio, graveled floor and concrete walkway with decorative plants

Phoenix, AZ


A backyard with a pool and sitting area and graveled floor combined with paver stones and plants

Scottsdale, AZ


A backyard with an outdoor kitchen, a fire pit, a plunge pool and lounge chairs with a patio

Phoenix, AZ


A fenced yard with a sitting area, paver stones, plants and a pergola over a dining area

Tempe, AZ

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