Company Profile

entertainmentTerra Bella Landscaping is an award winning design build residential company serving Santa Cruz county. We specialize in outdoor entertainment areas, erosion control, and sustainable landscaping. Our staff is highly trained in all aspects of masonry, carpentry, horticulture, and irrigation including rainwater harvesting. We use CAD and photo rendering in our designs. Awards include Master Gardeners Smart Water 2008, California Landscape Contractors Association 2008 large residential, along with many others. Owner Nikos Lynch gives frequent seminars and public lectures on Sustainable Gardening and Landscape Design.

familyThe companies work was featured in Sunset Magazine November 2004 issue. Nikos has been interviewed in many publications, and served as the Central Coast Chapter president of the California Landscape Contractors Association in 2005 and 2006.

Terra Bella Landscaping participates in many community service projects including showing young people how to build community gardens.

Awards & Distinctions


Featured in November, 2004 issue of Sunset Magazine, Terra Bella Landscaping shows what it takes to design and build Perfectly Made Beds. Terra Bella Landscaping has also been featured in the Santa Cruz Sentinel, Goodtimes and The Seascape.

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Client Testimonials

  • Nikos Lynch is an honest, dependable and wonderful businessman and truly cares about his clients needs. I would recommend Terra Bella for all your landscaping needs, large or small.

    People continually stop by and admire our yard! – Curt K. Santa Cruz, CA

  • Just over a year ago Nikos designed and installed my garden - and I couldn't be more joyous about it.  He was able to figure out exactly what I wanted and designed something that I will enjoy for decades.

    – Cara F. Capitola, CA

  • Nikos worked with me and heard what I thought I wanted to do. He knew how to help me make design choices that ended up making me happy.

    Everyone comments on the transformation and I couldn't be happier. – Franklin D. Santa Cruz, CA

  • When we approached Nikos, we had a very tight budget and lots of grand ideas. Through imaginative yet careful design, Nikos was able to tailor our vision to meet our budget giving us the backyard of our dreams.

    Megan W. Capitola, CA

  • One of the best and most ethical landscape contractors I have worked with.

    You are in good hands with Nikos from Terra Bella.

    Julie O. San Leandro, CA

  • Nikos's crew is top-notch and a pleasure to have around. Terra Bella is a company that offers great customer service, detailed knowledge, a strong work ethic, sheer artistry, and something truly rare--soul.

    I give Terra Bella my highest recommendation. – Vicky M. Los Gatos, CA

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