Industry Sector

Retail Trade

Total Companies


Est. Employment



Establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of cut flowers and growing plants. Florist


SIC Code 5992 - Florists is a final level code of the “Retail Trade” Division. There are 34,564 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 206,819 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 5992 - Florists are:

  • Florists - retail
  • Flowers, fresh - retail
  • Potted plants - retail


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 5992 - Florists that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of seeds, bulbs, and nursery stock are classified in SIC Code - 5261, and greenhouses and nurseries primarily engaged in growing seeds, bulbs, flowers, and nursery stock are classified in Agriculture, SIC Code - 0181.

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 5992

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 5992 – Florists. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 599201 Florists-Retail
  • 599202 Plants-Retail
  • 599203 Flower Leis
  • 599204 Planters-Decorative
  • 599205 Tropical Plants
  • 599206 Wedding Flowers
  • 599207 Funeral Flowers

7-digit SIC

  • 5992001 Florists
  • 5992002 Fresh Flowers
  • 5992003 Plants
  • 5992004 Flower Leis
  • 5992005 Planters-Decorative
  • 5992006 Tropical Plants
  • 5992007 Wedding Flowers
  • 5992008 Funeral Flowers

8-digit SIC

  • 59920000 Florists
  • 59929901 Flowers, Fresh
  • 59929902 Plants, Potted