The Best Perennials That Come Back Year After Year

“Gorgeous and always top quality. I love coming here.”

Susan, Woodbury, NY

Hicks Nurseries carries an outstanding selection of the best performing perennials for the Long Island landscape. Perennials are a great investment because you plant them once and can enjoy them year after year, growing bigger and better with age. 

Our buying team lives on Long Island and understands the local climate and soil conditions. This knowledge allows us to offer the best possible perennials that will thrive in your garden. We carry plants that will thrive in sun, shade and everything in between.  From old-fashioned favorites to the latest new and improved varieties; you’ll find everything you need at Hicks Nurseries.

Top Perennials for Sun Gardens: Salvia, daylily, coneflower, sedum and lavender.

Top Perennials for Shade Gardens: Hosta, astilbe, coral bells, fern and hardy geranium.

Our expert sales associates are gardeners themselves. We can answer all your questions and help you to choose the plants that work the best in your garden.

Help Support Butterflies, Birds and Bees

Perennials have many uses in nature. They provide food and shelter for butterflies, birds, bees and a host of other insects and animals.

Create a beautiful habitat in your garden that supports wildlife at all stages of life, from spring to fall, with perennials.

Why We Are Different


  • Our expansive nursery is the largest on Long Island with fresh material arriving constantly.

  • Quality plants in a myriad of size options from small quart containers to gallon-sized pots.

  • Sourced from the very best, trusted growers in the county. 

  • Selection includes perennials for sun, shade and in-between, roses and other flowering plants, vines, ornamental grasses, groundcovers and more.

  • Paved walkways throughout the nursery yard.

  • Easy, fast and stress-free process for you to find and select exactly what you’re looking for. 

  • Display gardens that inspire and help you choose the right combination of plants that look amazing together and thrive in your garden in either sun or shade. 


Plant Finder

Our Plant Finder will help you match plants to your
garden’s exact requirements with our vast selection.