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Where to go for the best houseplants and indoor greenery in NYC:

You probably already know this but keeping plants is fundamentally good for the soul. Not only that, but they also purify the air around you and make your immediate environment that much more pleasant to look at. What’s great is that houseplants can also be a stress-free addition to your life. From self-watering irrigation systems to those that just keep on trucking whatever you throw at them, life as a plant parent needn’t be a chore.

Here you’ll find 15 of our favorite plant delivery services in New York City today. Each we’d consider experts in their field curating an array of interesting plant collections perfectly pitched to life in the big city. In addition, each provides a great choice of plant varieties including those suitable to plant novices, those with pets, those suffering with minimal light conditions and those with barely enough space to swing a cat. Plus, each provides amazing post-sales support to help you out on your path to plant nirvana. Enjoy!


15 of the Best Plant Delivery Services in NYC:

More Info // Jump-toPriceDeliveryOnline Shop
1. Rooted NYC$2 – 3 daysrooted.nyc
2. Greenery NYC$$$1 – 2 daysgreeneryunlimited.co
3. Bloomscape$$1 – 2 daysbloomscape.com
4. Horti$1 – 2 daysheyhorti.com
5. My City Plants$$$$2 – 3 daysmycityplants.com
6. The Sill$$2 – 3 daysthesill.com
7. Plantshed$$1 – 2 daysplantshed.com
8. Leon & George$$$3 – 5 daysleonandgeorge.com
9. Terrain$$2 – 3 daysshopterrain.com
10. Stonefruit Botanical$$2 – 3 daysstonefruitbotanical.com
11. Sprout Home$$$2 – 3 dayssprouthome.com
12. UrbanStems$$1 – 2 daysurbanstems.com
13. Dandy Farmer$$$1 – 2 daysdandyfarmer.com
14. Stems Brooklyn$$1 – 2 daysstemsbrooklyn.com
15. Tropical Plants & Orchids$$2 – 3 daystropicalplantsorchidsinc.com

1. Rooted NYC 

A houseplant mecca and one of the best options for plants suitable to low-light conditions and plants that purify the air. Prices start at around $15 and plant delivery is available across NYC. 

About: 

Rooted are on a mission to reconnect people with nature. What started as a small project selling plants right out of their Brooklyn apartment has grown to become one of the city’s best plant retailers with their current plant outpost in Chinatown. 

Plant Range: 

Rooted subdivide their range by light needs (direct, high, medium, low), pet friendly, water requirements (weekly / monthly) and general difficulty to maintain (easy / moderate). Filter through what works for you and you’ll be left with a charming selection of houseplants all given their own personal name tag (such as the ‘Tom’, ‘Becky’, ‘Fernie’, ‘Zee-Z’). In essence there’s a broad selection of classic houseplants and popular varieties including jades, yuccas, ferns, palms and more. There’s also a ‘Breath-of-Fresh-Air’ Mystery Box to help purify the air in your home. What’s more, prices start as low as $15 for a small, baby plant; expect to pay $50 for larger potted varieties. 

Plant Delivery New York City: 

Free shipping is available on all orders over $75 (otherwise $7 charge). Expedited 3-day shipping is a $25 flat fee.

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2. Greenery NYC

One of the city’s finest collections of indoor plants and planters. Prices start from $50 and next-day plant delivery is available across NYC.

About: 

Greenery NYC is a botanic design company founded back in 2010. They are best known for creating stunning living installations for homes, offices and events across the city as well as curating a great online plant shop. Above all there’s a deep connection to nature that resonates through their work. This is a business that’s deeply passionate about bringing plant life awareness to NYC and beyond.

Plant Range:

Greenery NYC might house one of the most stylish and creative plant collections available for delivery anywhere in the city. Prices lean on the premium side but there’s a great selection on show complete with a host of planter options. What’s more, they kindly categorize for beginners, advanced and adept plant levels. They also carry a truly epic range of plant varieties including a range of unique, interesting and hard to find plants that you’ll struggle to find elsewhere. Smaller plants in basic planters start at around $50 and you can customize up to larger varieties in decadent planters costing $500+. There’s also a world of plant accessories and tools as well.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Greenery NYC provides next-day plant delivery across New York City.

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3. Bloomscape

One of the best houseplant collections around, affordable prices, expert shipping and next-day plant delivery across NYC. 

About:

Founder Justin Mast hails from a long lineage of Dutch horticultural masters. In short, his passion and knowledge for all things plant life might be unrivaled here in the US where he’s pioneered new and innovative ways to deliver plants across the country. What also stands Bloomscape out from the crowd is their unique packaging technology used to protect plants in transit. What’s more, plants arrive ‘living room ready’ in appropriate pots and soil mix, with saucers too!  And the team provides great care guides with each order as well as providing live chat with the team should you have any questions.

Plant range:

You’ll find an extensive collection of houseplants, cacti, edible & flowering plants as well as an aromatic herb collection. In addition, they’ve handily organised plant ranges by those that do well in low light and those that are pet-friendly. What’s more, all the favorites are here including yucca plants, jade plants, jasmine plants and a range of indoor ferns. Prices typically start around $30 for smaller plants, $60 for medium and $100+ for larger varieties.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Plant delivery in NYC is free for all orders over $75. Plants typically arrive in 1 to 2 days.

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4. Horti

Horti is one of the best monthly plant subscription services in NYC. Prices are also super affordable and hand-delivery is available across Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens.

About:

Horti is all about building a community of urban gardeners. In short, they are well tuned to the benefits of plant life in the city and make it easy for New Yorkers to enjoy the benefits a little greenery brings. What’s also great is they focus on plants suitable to small, low-light conditions and provide expert guidance post-purchase to help the plants thrive. Horti’s also one of the cheapest options for plant delivery in the city.

Plant Range:

Horti are well regarded for their monthly plant subscriptions which are available for pick-up or hand-delivery in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. Each month you’ll receive a new potted plant accompanied by expert care instructions. Typically you’ll start out with something nice and easy before they move you up to some of the more exotic plant varieties. Prices start at around $34 a month including delivery.

There’s also the Horti plant shop where you can choose a range of hanging plant baskets (from $18), potted pet-friendly plant bundles (from $12) as well as single jade, snake, and philodendron plants to name a few.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Horti provides a hand-delivery service of plants across NYC typically on Tuesdays and Fridays each week.

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5. My City Plants

The place to go for premium indoor plants complete with their own irrigation system. Also, some of the best large houseplants available. Prices start at around $85 and plants are hand-delivered throughout New York City. 

About:

My City Plants is a premium and highly skilled New York City plant shop. Founded back in 2013, the business focuses on stylish plants that are tough enough to survive the riggers of modern city life. What’s more, each and every plant is hand-picked from the grower and promises to be the longest-lasting plants you can get anywhere. In addition, each plant comes potted with its own special irrigation system and typically requires 3-4 times less watering than ordinary plants. With every purchase you’re also getting access to a great post-sales team to help you out in your new plant life!

Plant Range:

Potted plants are categorised by size, light preference, and benefits (such as pet friendly, air-purifying, ornamental). There’s a broad selection of plant and pot combinations with prices starting at around $85 for smaller plants; $200+ for medium plants; and $300 for larger plants.

Plant Delivery New York City:

My City Plants deliver next-day to Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Staten Island, Jersey City, Edgewater, Weehawken, West New York, Guttenberg, Hoboken & Fort Lee. Delivery fees range between $14.95 to $44.95 dependent on your location.

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6. The Sill

A modern, urban plant mecca that comes with a plant life’s worth of expert support. Prices start at around $30 and plant delivery is available across New York City. 

About:

The Sill started out as a modern online outpost for urban dwellers looking for a little greenery in their lives. Today they’ve added some bricks and mortar stores to the repertoire which serve as both a plant showroom and place where you go join weekly workshops on all things plant related. Above all, The Sill strives to make the experience of owning and caring for the plant as easy and rewarding as possible. What’s more, each order comes with expert care instructions and direct access to The Sill team of houseplant experts that guarantee to be there every step of your plants journey through life. A good choice for plant newbies.

Plant Range:

The Sill curates a broad collection of plants and accessories and handily categorise by plants that are best for beginners, pet-friendly, low light tolerant, live plants, faux plants and larger plant varieties. There’s a great collection of orchids and succulents as well as the classic snake plants, ferns, philodendrons, yuccas, palms, ZZ and many more. What’s more, there’s a cool monthly subscription club that will furnish you with a fresh collection of plants and terrariums each week. Small plants start at around $30; expect to pay $65+ for orchids and $80+ for larger plant varieties.

Plant Delivery New York City:

The Sill provides standard and expedited plant delivery to New York City. Plants typically dispatch within 2-3 days.

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7. Plantshed

A much-loved NYC florist and one of the largest plant collections in the city. Prices start at around $30 and same-day plant delivery is available across New York City. 

About:

Hands-down one of our favorite flower and plant shops in NYC. Plantshed have been serving New Yorkers with exquisite blooms and plants since the 50s. What’s more, they maintain one of the largest growing facilities in the city – a 10,000 sq foot space in addition to a rooftop greenhouse on the Upper West Side where they grow native grasses, evergreens, tropical plants and blooming annuals. In addition, they provide same-day plant delivery across Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx and Staten Island.

Plant Range:

Plantshed carry one of the largest plant collections in the city. They’re also well regarded for their ficus plants, cacti and succulents, exotic orchid plants, blooming and small foliage plants. There’s also an outdoor plant collection should you happen to have some outdoor space. In addition, prices are very affordable starting at around $15 for small, newbie plants; expect to pay around $50 mid-size and $100+ for larger and more exotic plant varieties.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Free same-day plant delivery is available in Manhattan for all orders over $100. Plant delivery is also available across New York City, delivery fees dependent on location and order.

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8. Leon & George

A stylish, and premium, ready-to-go plant delivery service. Prices start at around $75 and plant delivery is available in typically 3 – 5 days across NYC. 

About:

Leon & George are stylish purveyors of indoor houseplants. Above all, their mission is to reconnect people with nature that fits modern, urban lifestyles. Therefore, plant arrangements are designed for city dwellers front of mind. Their service is great for those looking for the complete plant experience. For instance premium plants, potted in modern vessels accompanied with a suitable stand – ready to go on delivery. What’s more, all greenery they sell is grown in the US in native climates. They also plant a new tree in a US forest for every plant they sell. Nice.

Plant Range:

Leon & George handily divide their collection by plants that benefit from low light, medium-to-bright light, those that are great air purifiers, safe for pets, and those that are easy to care for. You can also just pick by size (small, medium and large). There are also a wide variety of plants to choose from throughout including Zanzibar Gem, Snake Plants, Philodendron Brasil, Silver Evergreen, Jade plants, Ferns, Palms, and various Braided Money Trees. Prices typically start at around $75 for plant + pot + stand combos. Expect to pay $150+ for larger varieties.

Plant Delivery New York City:

The majority of Leon & George plants ship to NYC addresses via UPS. Orders are typically dispatched within 3 days and the average shipping time is 2 to 5 days. Shipping is free on orders over $100 ship for free (otherwise $10 charge).

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9. Terrain

The place to go for home-grown plants from a collection of expert nurseries. Prices start at around $50 and plant delivery is available across New York City. 

About:

Terrain was founded in 2008 and has several nursery locations today across Connecticut and Pennsylvania that serve the north-eastern corridor with a range of home-grown flowers and plants. Above all, this is where you go for the traditional garden center experience brought right to your front door.

Plant Range:

Terrain carries a large, rotating selection of fresh, green potted plants. For instance, here you’ll find miniature evergreen trees for the holidays, hardy succulents, air plants and a range of popular houseplants in various sizes. Prices typically start at around $50 for small potted ferns and ficus plants; $70+ for larger plant varieties including snake plants, ZZ plants; and $90+ for potted trees including Olive, Lime, and Lemon Cypress.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Most instock items are dispatched 24 hours after order. Delivery fees vary depending on expedited shipping (regular delivery arrives in 5-9 business days // express delivery: 2-3 business days // overnight delivery: 1-2 business days).

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10. Stonefruit Botanical

A local Brooklyn favorite plant & flower shop. Houseplants typically start at around $40. 

About:

Stonefruit Botanical is a cool plant and flower shop nestled behind a farm-to-table cafe on Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn. Here you’ll find a great collection of indoor and outdoor plants as well as a range of garden items sourced from local nurseries.

Plant Range:

The plant range rotates throughout the year but typically carries a range of houseplants, hanging plants and outdoor plant varieties. There’s also a well considered selection of plants that do really well in low light conditions – perfect for most NYC apartments. Prices typically start from $40 and you can mix and match a range of planters, pots and vessels – many made by local artisans in Brooklyn.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Best to get in touch with Stonefruit Botanical regarding your order to discuss delivery options throughout New York City. You can order for collection as well.

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11. Sprout Home

A cutting floral design studio and horticultural practice curating a range of interesting houseplants. Prices typically start from around $50 and plant delivery is available across NYC. 

About:

Sprout Home is a cutting edge design and horticultural practice with outposts in Brooklyn and Chicago. Here you’ll also find one-of-a-kind compositions across their flower and plant collections. Above all, this is a highly skilled team working with a range of interesting plant life.

Plant Range:

Sprout Home carries a rotating collection of house plants throughout the year. These cover a broad array of plant varieties suitable for city apartments, low-light conditions, pet-friendly as well as those that require minimal care and attention. Prices typically start from around $50.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Sprout Home provides plant delivery across Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx and Staten Island. We typically recommend ordering 48 hours in advance.

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12. UrbanStems

The modern, stylish, farm-door specialists. Houseplants and succulents start at around $40 and same-day plant delivery is available across New York City. 

About:

UrbanStems are a modern and stylish farm-to-door flower and plant delivery specialist. In short, they work directly with flower farms and nurseries to ship fresh stems and potted plants directly to your door. This cuts out all the messing about with warehouses and store fronts in the middle. In short, this ensures you’re getting the freshest plants available and also saves on costs. UrbanStems are also well regarded for their stylish, contemporary designs and have partnered with the likes of Vogue on a range of floral compositions.

Plant Range:

UrbanStems carry a curated assortment of orchids (from $70); succulents (from $40); and houseplants (from $65). In addition, the houseplants include a range of the classics such as snake plants, palms and ferns. What’s great is they all come in a range of interesting and unique planters so you’ll be ready to set-up on arrival.

Plant Delivery New York City:

UrbanStems provide same day plant delivery across Manhattan, Brookly, Queens, The Bronx and Staten Island.

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13. Dandy Farmer

The place to go for bonsai trees and calming plants in New York City. Prices start at around $50 and expedited delivery is available across NYC.

About:

Dandy Farmer is a specialist plant and bonsai studio based out of Brooklyn, NY. In short, the idea for the bonsai studio was centered around a desire to connect with nature in the midst of an urban jungle. The Art of Bonsai provides an intimate connection to the natural world. These little fellas take a fair degree of love and attention to nurture and maintain. They also make great ornamental house guests so if you’ve got a bit of time Dandy Farmer’s one of the best spots in town for bonsai.

Plant Range:

Dandy Farmer’s indoor bonsai trees typically range from $50 to $150.  There’s also a number of varieties available including Fig trees, Pine, Willow, Japanese Elm, Dwarf Jade to name a few. Outdoor bonsai trees are usually $100+ and include several specimens such as Mugo Pine, Hinoki Cypress, and Dwarf Alberta Spruce. The studio also carries a broad selection of tools and accessories to help you on your bonsai journey.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Plant Delivery New York City:

Dandy Farmer ships bonsai trees across New York City and domestic shipping across the entire US. Expect delivery in 1 to 2 days.

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14. Stems Brooklyn

The place to go for eco-friendly flowers and plants in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Plants start at around $30 and same-day delivery is available across New York City. 

About:

Stems Brooklyn (one of our 50 favorite florists in NYC) is an eco-conscious flower and plant shop located out of Bushwick. What’s more, every step in their floristry process is considerate to the environment. For instance, they only work with local nurseries, past-prime blooms are re-imagined as dried flowers and they use sustainable and recyclable materials in all their packaging.

Plant Range:

Stems Brooklyn carry a rotating collection of house plants. You’ll find cute self-watering planters and succulents starting at around $30.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Stems Brooklyn provide plant delivery across Brooklyn and Manhattan. Orders are typically sent out next-day.

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15. Tropical Plants & Orchids

The place to buy rare houseplants online. Prices typically start from around $30 and plant delivery is available across New York City. 

About:

Located in the heart of the New York City Flower District, Tropical Plants and Orchids carry one of the most exotic indoor plant collections in the city. What’s more, plants are sourced from specialist growers around the globe and there’s a dizzying array of plant aesthetics to behold. If you’re in the District this shop is well worth a visit!

Plant Range:

Tropical Plants & Orchids plant range covers an extensive indoor and outdoor collection. The team is also on hand to guide you on what varieties are more / less particularly suitable for your own home or office environment. In addition, you’ll find classic and well known house plants such as Lady Jane, Azalea, Cyclamen as well as a broad selection of exotics. There’s also an extensive collection of potted orchids. Prices vary extensively depending on size, variety, planter but there’s bargains to be had at under $50 as well as more extravagenet options starting at around $150.

Plant Delivery New York City:

Tropical Plants & Orchids provides plant delivery across New York City. We typically recommend ordering 48 hours in advance.

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Our fundamental mission at Petal Republic is to showcase exceptional floristry and horticulture across a global network of cities where we live and work. Here are the key pillars that guide us: List

  • Floral Design: floral creativity, style, and artistry are paramount to us. We strive to uncover exceptional florists and highly skilled floral design studios curating unique, personalized and compelling floral arrangements. In addition, we celebrate a broad array of styles be they classical, contemporary, artistic or avant-garde. 
  • Shopping and delivery: we look for the best customer experience. In particular, websites and shopping channels that are easy to navigate, have smooth and simple purchase functions, clearly represent on screen what the customer will actually receive and provide choice and flexibility with ordering and delivery. 
  • Customer feedback: based on our own shopping experiences, speaking to other recent customers directly, recommendations and opinions from industry experts, as well as consolidating wider reviews and benchmarks across social media and other channels. 
  • Sustainability: floristry, like any industry, has a responsibility to improve and promote sustainable business practices. Accordingly, we embrace those who are instigating change and working to make the planet a better, cleaner place today and for the future.   

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