Established in 1981, Aveland Trees specialises in growing native trees and shrubs from seed, as well as woodland and hedgerow planting throughout Eastern England.
We are based in the village of Dunsby,
5 miles North of Bourne, Lincolnshire.
T: 01778 440716
E: hugh @ avelandtrees.co.uk
Aveland Trees has been successfully planting woods and hedges for over 30 years. The planting season runs from the beginning of November through to the end of March. Woodland Planting Choice of species, density of planting and planting patterns are all critical decisions to be made that will have a lasting influence on the management […]
Newly planted woodlands need to be cared for by weeding for the first 2 or 3 years but once the young trees are established and growing well they can be left alone until they start to compete with each other which may be at 8 to 15 years depending on the density of planting and […]
Summer 2018 has been a difficult time for tree nurseries with large water bills and fuel costs. Some trees such as sweet chestnut have reacted well to the heat while others such as hawthorn just stop growing and are reluctant to start again. Aveland Trees grows native trees and shrubs from seed that we collect […]
From the Blog
Ash die back disease (hereafter called Chalara) was first noted in Nursery Wood (planted Spring 2008) in summer 2014. Infected stems were cut out, new leaders encouraged, and a program of pruning all ash trees up to 2 metres was established (see details in an earlier blog). This management seemed to be working well, previously […]