Trees, Shrubs & Perennials for Georgia

State Tree:

  • Southern Live Oak (Quercus virginiana)

State Flower:

  • Cherokee Rose (Rosa laevigata)

USDA Growing Zones in Georgia:

  • 7, 8 & 9

Choosing Trees & Shrubs for Your Georgia Landscape

Both multi-generational Georgia natives and those new to the area can get the plant insight they need at Nature Hills Nursery. If you live in the Empire State of the South, we provide the solutions to grow a landscape kingdom. From our USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map to our Instant chat advice from professional horticulturalists, we are here at every step as you shop for the best Georgia trees and shrubs.


Our category pages below show all plants we carry that are rated for Georgia growing, from the Zone 6 temperatures on the North Carolina border to the humid Zone 9 conditions along most of the Atlantic coastline. Once you’ve selected a category, such as Flowering Trees or Fast-Growing Trees, click on a plant to see its other basic care requirements and ways to make it part of your landscape. We also list the best-selling trees and shrubs for Georgia citizens to use as a guideline.


Nature Hills Nursery is a proud partner of Plant Sentry™ to ensure you receive products that comply with the latest local, state and federal requirements. Once you’ve chosen the perfect seedling, visit the Garden Blog for pro tips to help yards thrive in all seasons. We are the largest online nursery in the U.S. and deliver the plants you’ve been looking for right to your door.