Southview Design is recognized as one of the fastest growing landscape firms in the U.S.

Founded in 1978, we’ve completed over 7,000 landscaping projects and garnered awards from the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association, PLANET (Professional Landcare Network), and the Minnesota Chapter of NARI. Our professional team includes landscape architects & designers, gardening specialists, seasoned project managers, and the most diligent crews in the industry.

Southview Design



By Appointment

Groups & Associations

National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA) National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC)


Chris Clifton, Owner
Patti Clifton, Owner
Ryan Slipka, Executive V.P./Partner
Karen Filloon, Director of Marketing
Tim Johnson, Partner/Designer
Josh Koller, Partner/Designer
Alyson Landmark, Designer
Matt Burton, Designer
Meg Arnosti, Landscape Architect
Sean Flaherty, Designer
Justin Dorschied, Landscape Architect
Jeff Zaayer, Designer
Cordell Lynch, Designer


Chris Clifton

Suite C-24

(952) 881-2296

(651) 455-1734



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