Kentucky's License Need Check List for Kentucky Nursery and Nursery Dealers
Please read carefully, even if the business is not a "nursery", a license may still be needed.
Remember, when in doubt, it's best to ask!
Am I involved in any of the following areas listed? If so, do I need a license?
- Annuals/bedding plants only: No
- Cut flowers: No
- Daylilies: Yes
- Flea market sales: Yes
- Garden center: Yes
- Houseplants only: No
- Landscape/landscape contractor, even if no plants are kept on premises: Yes
- Lawn maintenance (hedge trimming, mowing, etc, no planting of material): No
- Mulch providers: No
Online plant sales (regardless of plant type) either through a personal business website or Esty, eBay etc. : Yes
- Perennials only: Yes
- Production nursery: Yes
- Roses only: Yes
- Sod producers: Yes
- Vegetable production only: No