KeySCAPE LT - for Landscape Architects and Landscape Designers


Ground Modelling Software

A cost effective, standalone solution that includes an AutoCAD engine, enabling you to quickly design landscape projects and easily collaborate with your design partners


Cuts your design time in half, eliminates errors and improves collaboration, allowing you to better respond to your client’s needs, build credibility and win more business

KeySCAPE LT One Minute Overview Video


KeySCAPE LT offers a single Standalone solution that takes you from concept, through detailed design and contract documentation and beyond. Enhanced utilities and presentation options allow you to quickly create and modify design proposals to meet the changing requirements of clients. Our flexible design approach allows you to customise the system and manage processes to streamline your workflows.

KeySCAPE LT supports BIM which relies on a single source of the truth. By providing all the tools a landscape architect requires in a single application, we allow you to create and edit once, improving accuracy, speed of modifications and minimising errors, compared to managing duplicate copies of the same data within separate applications.

Why Should I Buy KeySCAPE LT?

The AutoCAD OEM version we provide will fulfil almost all your design requirements, however if the below features are important to you then you should consider subscribing to a full version of AutoCAD.

KeySCAPE LT (with AutoCAD OEM) has full functionality apart from:

  • Autodesk 360 and online services
  • Georeferenced, online maps
  • Autodesk CAD Manager
  • Autodesk Content Service
  • Autodesk Inventor Fusion
  • Autodesk Materials Library
  • Autodesk Seek
  • Creation and editing of complex 3D objects
  • Creation of photorealistic scenes, including lighting, cameras and backgrounds
  • Rendering, 3D animations and fly-through
  • Action recorder
  • Run custom utilities or applications, such as AutoLISP, ARX, DotNet
  • Use third-party tools and applications, e.g. downloads from Autodesk App Store, M-Color, links to external spreadsheets, etc.

What People are Saying

The main reason we chose KeySCAPE was because of the high quality support we receive.

CF Landscape

The advantage comes in making quick amendments to layouts. A case for why KeySCAPE should always be used for even the simplest of proposals.

The Landscape Agency

Landscape Design Case Studies

How KeySCAPE LT helped Fira create an award winning setting at a Huddersfield Hospice.

New Leaf Studio
How KeySCAPE LT allows New Leaf Studio to produce planting plans efficiently and to automatically generate schedules.

KeySCAPE LT Highlights

  • Includes AutoCAD (OEM) engine for easy collaboration with DWG
  • Create ground models direct from point data or contours
  • Calculate volumes and optimise your site design to balance cut and fill
  • Analyse your site for slopes, water run-off and flooding
  • Assess and mitigate for the impact of new features to be placed within the landscape
  • Accurately count materials and equipment to produce cost estimates
  • Database of over 8000 plants (add your own or import them from your preferred lists)
  • Dynamic planting and paving schedules ensure your drawing is always up to date
  • 3D visualisation and plotting tools

KeySCAPE LT in Detail

Platform Compatibility


KeySCAPE LT - Technical Specifications

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Release Date

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Technical Specification

We offer the following recommended specification for the PC.
This is based on the requirements from Autodesk for the latest version of KeySCAPE LT and KeyTREE LT, which is powered by the latest AutoCAD 2021 (OEM) engine.
If you are running an earlier version of KeySCAPE LT or KeyTREE LT, it may be possible to run with a reduced specification.

Supported operating systems:
• Microsoft® Windows® 10 Anniversary Update (64-bit only) (version 1607 or higher)

Basic • 2.5-2.9 GHz processor
• 3+ GHz processor
Hardware Memory:
Basic • 8 GB Recommended • 16 GB

Display resolution
Conventional Displays:
1920x1080 with True Color

High Resolution & 4K Displays:
Resolutions up to 3840x2160 supported on Windows 10, 64 bit systems (with capable display card)

Disk space
7.0 GB

Pointing device
MS-Mouse compliant

Multiple processors
Should be supported by the application

Display card
• 1 GB GPU with 29 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX11 compliant
• 4 GB GPU with 106 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX11 compliant

Other Details

KeySCAPE LT and KeyTREE LT is available for 64-bit operating systems only.