We Believe in Taking the Guesswork out of Selecting Trees and Shrubs

“It’s like a walk in the park! I always come back for the selection and quality.”

Richard, New Hyde Park, NY

Hicks has been Long Island’s trusted nursery since 1853. We understand the Long Island climate and offer you the very best trees and shrubs that will thrive in your garden.

Whether you are looking for the newest variety of hydrangea, a hardy crape myrtle or screening plants such as arborvitae or skip laurel, our expert staff is here to guide you through the selection process whatever your need. We have first-hand knowledge of the proper planting practices. Our goal is to help you be successful so you can enjoy your investment for many years to come. In fact, we guarantee it!

Shrub Guarantee

Delivery, planting and design services available. 

Visit our Landscape Inspiration Center in the nursery yard for all your planting needs. 

Pink Azalea Flower Tree
Japanese Maple Tree
Tall Privacy Tree lined Fence

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 gallon-sized pots to large balled and burlapped fully grown, mature trees, sourced from the very best, trusted growers in the country.

  • Vast selection includes every flowering and fruiting tree you can imagine, shade trees, shrubs for sun, shade and in-between, roses and other flowering plants, vines, screening plants, evergreens, focal point plants and more.

  • Our tree's and shrubs are guaranteed. One year guarantee for all woody plants you plant in the ground from the date of purchase. Two year guarantee on those same plants if we plant them for you.

  • 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 for the Environment

Trees and shrubs not only look beautiful they also help to support the environment in many ways.

Some of the most popular trees and shrubs include: Maple, Oak, Pine, Crape Myrtle, Flowering Cherry, Plum, Dogwood, Arborvitae, Holly, Spruce, Euonymus, Abelia, Apples, Cherries, Figs, Peaches, Pears and Persimmon.

benefits of trees and shrubs


Plant Finder

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