Sources of public domain or creative commons photos

Photos are not required to list plants and collections. If you are adding plants, please don’t feel the need to include a photo if you don’t have one. We encourage you to use your own photos. Any other photos should only be used with permission or from a source that allows common use with the […]

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 […]

Can I use photos and content from other sources?

Plants Map respects the intellectual property rights of others. We have a Copyright Policy that prohibits users uploading and posting any information, photos or materials that violate another party’s intellectual property rights. Reporting instructions are also included in this policy. The intent of our service is to offer you the ability to share your unique experiences and […]