Personalized plant picks you’ll love, from designers who listen.

Answer a few questions to help us better understand your unique property, aesthetic, and lifestyle so we can curate your plant palette.


Get the Garden Style You Want

Our designers will create plant palettes for any project, to suit any style, with your lifestyle and budget in mind. 


Classic Favorites

Tried-and-true picks with cheerful blooms balanced by a strong structure.


Contemporary Trends

Designer favorites that work well as strong lines and in mass.


Nature-Inspired By Nature

Lots of personality in loose and textural picks with lots of seasonal interest.


How It Works

Our professional landscape designers hand-pick a palette of plants that look great together and work well in your microclimate.


Step 1 Find Your Style

Tell us about your projects and style preferences. We’ll also ask about special considerations like deer or allergies.

Start Customizing →


Step 2Get A Personalized Palette

A YardKit designer will select easy-care plants that create cohesion and structure across your property.


Step 3Buy & Install When You're Ready

We’ll send your custom palette digitally so you can find plant picks at a nursery in your area for easy pick-up or delivery.


What’s in a Palette?


You’ll receive a digital file that you can easily print or show to your local garden center. Each custom palette includes:

Large and small tree picks for great views, windbreaks, or dappled shade

✓ Many shrub and hedge selections to give structure and privacy

Perennials and container plant ideas to bring the seasons to life

Expert advice on how to lay out and install new plantings

See a Real Palette →


Our Designers Consider:

  • Climate zones

  • Sun & shade tolerances

  • Garden styles & colors

  • Seasonal colors and blooms

  • Size, spacing & mature heights

  • Fire & erosion prevention

  • Water needs

  • Allergens

  • Maintenance & safety concerns

  • Local availability

  • Invaders like deer, rodents & insects


What It Costs

Q — How much is the service?

For $185, a personal designer will hand-pick plants suited to your area and project. You’ll have a range of plant choices for all your future landscape projects.

Q — Are there any extra fees?

There’re no surprise costs from us, even for help locating plants in your area. Landscape projects are complicated enough. We like to keep things simple.

Q — How do I buy the plants?

Your palette provides an array of plant species for many types of landscape projects. We make every effort to find plant species that are commonly available at your local garden center or nursery.


Benefit from Well-Chosen Plants

increase your home value by +150%
⬇ save up to 75% of your water use
reduce your air conditioning bills by up to 50%

YardKit was the first essential step towards our landscaping project. Everything in the project came together exactly how I wanted it and I am thrilled.
— Laurel in Sausalito
The comments I get from many is ‘it looks like an outdoor museum.’
— Henry in St. Helena
Our DIY front yard renovation was desperately in need of professional guidance and YardKit was the perfect solution!
— Gail in Petaleuma
She took the time to really consider the constraints of our space and did an *amazing* job selecting beautiful plants and trees that are well-suited to our space.
— Daniel in San Francisco