About Us

For over 120 years Holm & Olson’s designers and expert landscape crews have brought you beautiful landscape gardens, patios, retaining walls and water features. The reason for our longevity is the passion our designers and crew have for landscaping. This is evidence in the memorable environments we design and install year after year.

Holm & Olson is a Timely, Friendly, Quality Landscape company

Our designers work with you to create a detailed design that will be the guide to your property’s future. Our designs and plans are flexible, incorporating new projects as your needs change or as your budget allows.

  • Retaining Walls
  • Walkways
  • Patios
  • We are here to support you

Trees, shrubs, fences, you name it, may be combined to create a special private area with strong structural integrity while framing and accentuating pleasant views. We have the expertise in installing fire places, water features, outdoor kitchens that enhance your home’s landscape and adds interest of your overall plan.

Why Choose Us?

Our landscape designers choose the best living plants as well as building materials to design for the future growth and maintenance of your home. We also execute your design from the soil and plants to decks, walkways and patios; our landscape contractors are well versed in the components that make up a functional and visually pleasing outdoor space.


Consistency is very important; using a property’s existing color palette or living plants is essential.


Spend time in the backyard with new patios, walkways, retaining wall, fire pits and other outdoor entertainment facilities.


A project’s installation is crucial. We guarantee the accurate placing of trees, site-lines and important final touches.


Our designers and crew are defined by the degree of skill with which they execute your project.

Main Services

Services offered range from the hardscaping design and installation of retaining walls and interlocking pavers for patios, walkways and steps. We also specialize in water features like fountains, waterfalls and ponds.

Natural slopes in the terrain can produce retaining and freestanding walls that are smart for your space.

Water features in your landscaping project can range from natural swimming ponds to fountains.

We will pick the stone, decking or pavers that is the best outdoor flooring option for you and your needs.

Get a Consultation Today

If you have great plans for your landscape and would
like a free consultation from our designers and crew, contact us today.

More About Us

As a Minneapolis company with history, we know that reputation on its own is not enough. Without insightful landscape designers and updated technology & skills, your needs have no outlet and poor direction. It's just noise.

Outdoor Lighting

Install the best lighting to enjoy your space no matter the time.

Irrigation Systems

Solutions to keep your plants watered and your space a retreat.

Putting Greens

Install a personal putting green to satify your inner golfer.

Spring Cleanup

Let us get your yard and garden prepped for summertime.

Metal Fence Panels

Now offering decorative, painted or natural, lazer cut metal panels.

Skating Rinks

Ponds that are visually appealing, and good enough to swim in or skate on.


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Member of MNLA

Holm and Olson is a proud member of the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association.

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HomeAdvisor Favorite

You can read our great reviews and see our history in the Twin Cities on our HomeAdvisor profile.

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Payment Technologies

We accept Visa and Mastercard payments as well as checks and cash.