Jobs.plantsmap.com – Connecting People With Horticulture Jobs

Jobs.plantsmap.com – Connecting People With Horticulture Jobs was launched in October 2017. We regularly receive requests by our users to share their position openings and felt this would be a great tool to add to our site. It has been very well received by our community and others. Postings can include part-time and full-time paid […]

Web Browser Compatibility

It has recently come to our attention that some users have experienced problems with some Plants Map features when using the Internet Explorer web browser. Since March 2015, Internet Explorer has not been updated or supported by Microsoft and it has been replaced with Microsoft Edge and Windows 10 Mobile. If you are having problems […]

Invite to Garden for Wildlife with the National Wildlife Federation

Plantsmap.com is excited to welcome the National Wildlife Federation to our community and resources section.  The National Wildlife Federation Garden for Wildlife program helps people restore habitat and wildlife populations to cities, towns and neighborhoods. The program has been educating and empowering people to turn their own backyards or community landscapes into thriving habitats for birds, […]

Plants Map Developer Updates: June 2017

  A summary of updates and new features released as of June 16, 2017. New and improved news feed with larger photos accompanying posts and redesign of the feed: plantsmap.com/explore/feeds.  (Learn how to post news).   Improved sign-up process with only two options as users proceed with next steps: use Plantsmap for your own plants (continue to […]

Plants Map Developer Updates: May 2017

A summary of updates and new features released as of May 13, 2017. New user ‘stats’ summary on individual and organization profiles showing number of plants, collections, network connections, followers, and following. All stats are clickable shortcut links.   New user ability to Post News from their profile page at the top of their ‘News’ section. […]

How to add Notes to a Collection

  Each collection or subcollection that you add has a tab section for photos, plants, notes, and a map. The notes tab was created to allow you to keep a list of reminders, completed tasks, observations, to-d0 itmes, and more on a collection or grouping of plants. You can have more than one note on a collection or subcollection. […]

Invite to connect ArbNet Accredited Arboreta

Plantsmap.com is excited to invite ArbNet Accredited Arboreta to connect with the ArbNet profile on Plants Map.   The ArbNet Accreditation Program was started by The Morton Arboretum as a way to establish and share a widely recognized set of industry standards and guidelines to unify the arboretum community.  In April 2011, ArbNet.org was launched to support the common […]

Developer Updates: April 2017

A summary of updates and new features released as of April 21, 2017. Bug fixes and updates made to the My Tags ordering pages. New pricing, products and discounts included in the ordering tool.   Improved social sharing toolbar on plants, collections and subcollections with additional options to email, print a pdf, and other choices […]

Invite to connect All-America Selections Display Gardens on Plants Map

Plantsmap.com is excited to work with and support All-America Selections (AAS) by inviting AAS Display Gardens to connect on Plants Map. We invite AAS display gardens to visit info.plantsmap.com/aas to learn how to: Sign-up and add your organization to establish your free Plantsmap.com profile. Connect with the All-America Selections profile at Plantsmap.com/organizations/all-america-selections on Plants Map to join […]

Using Plants Map for Eagle Scout and Troop Service Projects

I am very pleased to share that since we started Plants Map, we have seen a steady increase in the amount of senior level Boy Scouts and Girls Scouts using our tools to help them attain a merit badge in their scouting careers.  Many of them are working toward their Eagle Scout status or Gold Award project. We […]