Trees, Shrubs & Perennials for New Jersey

State Tree:

  • Northern Red Oak (Quercus rubra)

State Flower:

  • Common blue violet (Viola sororia)

USDA Growing Zones in New Jersey:

  • 6, 7, & 8

Choosing Trees & Shrubs for Your New Jersey Landscape

New Jersey is called the Garden State for good reason — and at Nature Hills Nursery, we are committed to making your garden or landscape stand out. Our staff of horticulturalists has put together the best New Jersey trees, shrubs and perennials that are appropriate for the state’s USDA Zone 6, 7, & 8 climate. Shop by category or leaf through the New Jersey plant bestsellers to find something gorgeous such as the state’s official Northern Red Oak tree.


With all varieties, you’ll find plenty of information about ideal growing conditions, growth rate, foliage type and more. This helps you choose plants that best adapt to the unique environment of your yard. We also sell New Jersey sapling plants at several different stages of growth and provide advice about how they might look best as part of a larger landscape. For more plant care advice, visit the Garden Blog 24/7 or talk to an expert using our Instant Chat feature.


Since 2001, we have been delivering New Jersey planting needs directly to your door. You’ll also find gardening essentials such as tools, soil, disease control treatments and lawn décor. As an official partner of the Plant Sentry™ compliance database, you can be satisfied that all products you receive satisfy local and New Jersey state planting regulations. We’re happy you chose Nature Hills Nursery and are ready to exceed your expectations.