NAICS Code 111421 Nursery and Tree Production


Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) growing nursery products, nursery stock, shrubbery, bulbs, fruit stock, sod, and so forth, under cover or in open fields and/or (2) growing short rotation woody trees with a growth and harvest cycle of 10 years or less for pulp or tree stock.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Growing vegetable and melon bedding plants: classified in Industry 11121, Vegetable and Melon Farming
  • Operating timber tracts (i.e., growing cycle greater than 10 years): classified in Industry 113110, Timber Tract Operations
  • Retailing nursery, tree stock, and floriculture products primarily purchased from others: classified in Industry 444220, Nursery, Garden Center, and Farm Supply Stores.

Industries Included

  • Azalea farming
  • Christmas tree growing
  • Corms farming
  • Field nurseries (i.e., growing of flowers and shrubbery)
  • Field nursery (i.e., growing of flowers and shrubbery)
  • Flower bulb growing
  • Fruit stock (e.g., plants, seedlings, trees) growing
  • Herbaceous perennial growing
  • Nursery stock growing
  • Nursery with tree production (except for reforestation)
  • Preseeded mat farming
  • Propagation material farming
  • Rose bush growing
  • Short rotation woody tree growing (i.e., growing and harvesting cycle ten years or less)
  • Shrubbery farming
  • Sod farming
  • Tissue culture farming
  • Tree crop farming (except forestry), short rotation growing and harvesting cycle
  • Turf farming

Industry Leaders