Trees, Shrubs & Perennials for New York

State Tree:

  • Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum)

State Flower:

  • Rose (Rosa)

USDA Growing Zones in New York:

  • 4, 5, 6 & 7

Choosing Trees & Shrubs for Your New York Landscape

New York residents across the state will find the best planting solutions at Nature Hills Nursery. From Niagara Falls to Long Island, we have the products and knowledge that enthusiastic gardeners need. As one of the largest states on the East Coast, different regions vary greatly in terms of growing conditions and available land. Our in-house horticulturalists have the answers to all your New Your tree and shrub questions.


Whether you have acres of land to fill or just a couple of planter boxes in downtown Manhattan, our experts have you covered. Shop by category to view Flowering Trees, Fruit Trees, Privacy Shrubs and other plants (including Roses, of course) that are rated for at least part of the USDA New York Plant Hardiness map. The bestselling trees, shrubs and perennials for New York zip codes are also listed. Knowing that Pink Muhly Grass and Boston Ivy are popular among Empire Staters can spark your landscape plans. We provide detailed information about each plant, including ideal soil conditions, sun exposure and moisture levels.


Nature Hills Nursery has been assisting New York gardeners since 2001. Our New York State flowers and plants are guaranteed against shipping-related damage or death during the first year — we’ll replace them if either thing occurs. For the latest planting advice, visit the Garden Blog or use Instant Chat to speak with a flora professional one-on-one.