Botanica Landscape, owned and operated by Dona Rawson, employs the South Bay's most unique and passionate outdoor designs and architectures to elevate your space to the next level.



From the Palisades to Palos Verdes, we've designed comfortable, livable, admirable, and entertaining homes for families of all shapes and sizes. We're here to make your outdoor living space completely and utterly YOURS, and each of our projects is completely personalized and custom to what the client is looking for. 

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We have extensive experience designing exteriors for offices, schools, churches, and other business / commercial properties. Feel free to use the inquiry submission forms at the bottom of this page to see what we can do for your space!



If you're not a resident of our local area of the South Bay in Los Angeles, we can still design for you! No matter where you are, whether you're outside of California or even the States, you can hire us to design and create your ideal plans via our E-Design services! Simply fill out a questionnaire and we'll treat you like any other client, the only difference being we'll communicate virtually.  

Have a space you want to re-design? We'll create it for you!


A landscape design is basically a floor plan but for an outdoor area. Similar to that floor plan, our landscape designs create a visual representation of your yard or space using scaled dimensions. These plans include anything from natural elements like flowers, plants, trees, and grass as well as man-made elements such as pergolas, BBQs, Fireplaces and Fire Pits, Pools and Spas, and everything in between from lawn furniture to fountains, and even sheds. 


Creating a landscape plan really aids in the decision-making process for selecting materials. It gives you as the property owner and Dona as the landscape contractor better tools for cost estimation, and also to ensure the project can be completed within budgetary constraints. 


While most of our projects move from the design phase through installation, we don't always have to be a part of your space's construction. Meaning with just the mere measurements of your outdoor area and your desires, you can hire us to design and professionally develop your yard's plans from wherever you are be it locally in the South Bay or on the polar opposite side of the States. 

*For more on the process, work required, and rates for our Landscape Design Plans, visit the bottom of our "About" page where it says "Residential Landscape Design Plans"

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Our Landscaping Services


Our specialty is taking problem areas and reimagining, redesigning or reconfiguring them to get the most out of a property. Our mission is to create beautiful living spaces for the whole family to enjoy. We never CREATE the same space twice and every project is customized to our client’s needs.

We do custom plans for residential and commercial properties, and our specialty is in custom landscapes for everyday living and entertaining.

From patios to curb appeal to guest houses, to pergolas to swimming pools and spas and everything in between, Botanica will do anything to make your outdoor living space your own.



Botanica proudly has its own pool division:


Botanica Pool and Spa designs and builds new custom pools. Shaped and styled for the client’s every interest and desire, Botanica Pools and Spas are truly and uniquely one of a kind.


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