About Us

Woodland trees is a Melbourne based nursery that specialises in a range of local and exotic trees including: deciduous trees, oaks, Southern hemisphere conifers, evergreens and more.  Nick Brown directed Trentham Advanced Trees, a direct sale tree nursery, for ten years before moving to Melbourne in 2017.

In that role he and his teams grew a range of trees from grafted deciduous stock to conifers and perennials whilst also designing gardens in the district..

Since then he has worked for Lisa Ellis Gardens, a high-end design and install firm, before setting up his own business again.Plants of Gonwanan origin and those of the beech family like oaks are his speciality.

Nick Brown

During his 20s Nick reforested the family farm at Trentham planting over 3000 natives of local provenance as well as an arboretum consisting of mainly Gondwanan and exotic trees, including one of his favourite species Nothofagus alpina, Rauli beech.

He is a Monash University graduate who went on to teach high school Geography and Environmental Studies before shifting back to his first passion of horticulture. He has propagated plants since he was 10 years old and intents to go on till he drops!