Tara - Owner

Tara is a retired business professional, and a distinguished landscape designer and planting expert. 

Tony - Owner

Tony has actively been involved in landscape, hardscape, and the outdoor living industry since 1990 and has over 30 years of experience in landscape and hardscape materials, construction and maintenance. 

Gaige - Operations Manager

Gaige, our Operations Manager, has extensive experience in landscape maintenance and construction, with knowledge of hardscape, fencing and planting. Gaige is an Army veteran, having served our country for four years in Afghanistan and Korea. 

Denzell - Designer

Denzell is our Web Designer and Social Media Manager. She completed her degree in Advertising at the University of Oregon in 2019. 

What We Do

What We Do

What We Do


The Desert Root specializes in creating and maintaining outdoor living spaces for both residential and commercial use. We believe that the perfect outdoor environment positively impacts those around it, and encourages others to spend more time outdoors, enjoying what nature has to offer. From simple backyard living to the ultimate outdoor resort style property, no matter the size or features involved, we live for the outdoors, and pride ourselves in maintaining your beautiful outdoor living spaces. 

Our Goal

What We Do

What We Do


At The Desert Root,  we are more than just another landscaping company. We are the missing link between our community and the great outdoors. We aim to bring families, neighbors and friends together in a space where you can enjoy each other’s company and create everlasting memories. The Desert Root is your source for maintaining a beautiful outdoor environment. Contact us today, and know that your property is in capable hands.

Cooperation: We see it, we grow it, we love it.  Each of us is faced with obstacles, opportunities, problems and solutions. Through our actions, we can come together and make a difference, to reflect the change we wish to see in the world. 

Communication: We collectively contribute, develop and inspire.  We cultivating success through solutions, positive relationships and  communication that supports, employs, develops and inspires talent throughout the company. We foster a rich environment where everyone contributes and is encouraged to reach their fullest potential. 

Commitment: As leaders and employees, we hold ourselves accountable and always deliver on our commitments. We believe in leading by example, and create a culture that embraces diversity and inclusion, while implementing smart, compassionate solutions that improve and protect our environment, communities and way of life. 

Community: At The Desert Root, we believe in being an authentic, impactful presence within our communities. We are proud to be a part of a community recognized for its active, outdoor lifestyle. We believe in creating adventures that drive positive business outcomes, while being recognized as a caring, thoughtful employer. 

Our communities are our business!

Let's treasure the adventure together.