How to Create a Plant Solution List

Collections are a way to organize and create groupings of plants. The collection tool can be used to digitaze a plant solution lists for your consumers, clients, staff, and social audience.  They can be short and simple with as few as four plants. [Watch our video: Create a Digital Plant Solution List] To make a […]

Can I work on my profile, plants and collections offline and then publish?

The intention of Plantsmap.com was that all of the profiles and content that are created are added to the site live so that it is a growing website of information overtime.  We do not have a feature to save a profile, plants, or collections as a draft and then publish later. The idea is that the […]

How to Create a Plants Map Wish List Collection

I always like to keep a list of potential plants that I may want to add to my landscape. For years I kept spreadsheets or scribbled lists that I would carry with me or most of the time forget and leave at home. I never seemed to have my ‘wish list’ with me when I […]

Can I copy text from other sources for my plants and collections?

The intent of Plants Map is to allow everyone to write in their own words their experiences and information about the plants they add.  Here are some guidelines on using information from other sources. As you research and find information about your plants you can summarize information in your own words in the plant story. If information […]

How do I add a photo gallery to a collection?

If you want to share landscape or other photos related to a collection you can add those into the Collection Photo gallery section. On a Collection, you have three sections: Subcollections – Groupings of plants within this collection. Plants – Displays plants that have been added to this Collection and Subcollections. Photos – Photos that […]

How To Digitally Plan & Organize Your Vegetable Garden

Have you ever wanted to save all the information about your vegetable garden in one place and take with you wherever you go? I wanted to share with you how I use Plantsmap.com to save a binder’s worth of growing information about my vegetable garden on my smartphone, tablet or computer. I start with gathering together all the […]

How to create a collection

Collections are a way to organize and create groupings of plants. You can create subcollections within a collection to further sort and organize your plants. You can have 1 plant in more than 1 collection and subcollection. To make a collection choose Add Collection from the Add New button or your Profile Menu. Next Add […]