Trees, Shrubs & Perennials for Maryland

State Tree:

  • White Oak (Quercus alba)

State Flower:

  • Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta)

USDA Growing Zones in Maryland:

  • 6, 7 & 8

Choosing Trees & Shrubs for Your Maryland Landscape

Maryland natives can learn all about how to properly grow trees, shrubs and perennials in this northern climate by visiting Nature Hills Nursery. We are America’s largest online nursery with plants carefully selected for the Old Line State. Shop by category to see Maryland trees, shrubs and perennials endorsed by in-house horticulturalists. We also list the bestsellers that fellow residents have grown and loved such as the Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple and Boston Ivy. You even can get variations on the Black-Eyed Susan that serves as the official state flower.


But Nature Hills Nursery is about more than just selling you plants. We are also a leading source of free expert advice about Maryland planting and gardening. From our USDA Growing Zone Map to the Garden Blog, we have the information you need to successfully develop your landscape. Each plant variety also has a Highlight Facts section with its growing requirements, foliage colors, mature size and other data. Many seedling sizes are available depending on how big a role you want it to play in your spread. Whether your family has lived in Maryland for decades or you just moved to the Free State, we have the right gardening supplies and knowledge.


Call or use Instant Chat to speak with someone who can help you get started. From fast-growing poplar tulips to delicate roses, there’s a Maryland landscape plant that will look gorgeous. We’ll even replace your plants if they’re damaged during shipping as part of our guarantee.