No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the garden, and no culture comparable to that of the garden – Thomas Jefferson

For almost a decade, we’ve been delivering a boutique and expert approach to garden maintenance for beautiful gardens throughout Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula.

From regular garden maintenance to complete makeovers and renovations, we build lasting relationships with clients to understand their unique garden requirements to deliver stunning results.


Dromana Garden (Landscape Architect: Nathan Burkett)

Our Talented Horticulturists

Paul Smith
General Manager

Paul brings fifteen years’ horticulture experience. As General Manager, he organises the Botanic Horticulture team and oversees operations to ensure the highest standards of service.

Paul has been instrumental in developing Botanic Horticulture into one of Melbourne’s most prominent and respected Garden Maintenance providers. His competent and dedicated leadership has fostered a strong and inspired team culture with an infectious enthusiasm and commitment to quality.

Carlie Millar
Operations Manager

Carlie plays a key role communicating with clients and ensuring smooth delivery of operations and administration.

She’s constantly raising the bar to exceed clients’ expectations for service. Her friendly approach and outstanding work ethic are admired and relied upon by both team and clients.

Sam Mulligan
Garden Maintenance Manager

Sam holds a Diploma of Landscape Design and a Bachelor of Environmental Management. Bringing a decade’s horticulture experience, he’s worked throughout the UK, NSW and Victoria, and within the show gardens of the internationally renowned Chelsea Flower Show.

As Team Leader, he manages projects while offering his expertise and guidance to his team ensuring clients receive the best level of garden care and attention.

Jamie Tubbs
Team Leader

An experienced Team Leader and Botanic Stalwart, Jamie’s artisan pruning techniques have led him to become the ‘Hedge Wizard’ of Botanic Horticulture.

Horticulture is not only Jamie’s chosen career path but his passion and favourite pastime. He loves transforming gardens into a personal haven that reflects his client’s values and tastes. A space they feel comfortable in and proud to show friends and family.

Michael Vaughan
Senior Team Leader

Prior to Botanic Horticulture, Michael worked within a community environment park in Brunswick East for several years, designing and building native and edible gardens, and delivering sustainable land care works.

He’s Botanic Horticulture’s exceptional all-rounder; creating and maintaining unique personalised outdoor spaces and gardens, which clients can enjoy all year round.

Our passion and dedication to quality is conveyed in the meticulous attention and care we give to our gardens.

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