Does Plants Map sync with other plant databases?

We are often asked if Plants Map can sync with other databases or if we can import plants into an individual profile or organization profile. The short answer is, “Yes.” For most of our organization users, Plants Map is sufficient for their data storage and record keeping and instead of using another database or mapping […]

How to include video or audio links on Plants Map

There are several ways that you can included links to videos or audio files on a plant form, a collection form or an organization profile page. We do not host video or audio files at the moment. So you will need to link to them from another hosting service such as YouTube our SoundCloud. Links […]

How to attach plant stakes to Plants Map signs and tags

You’ve just received your plant signs and tags and plant stakes and now it’s time to assemble them and put them out in your landscape. Here are a few tips to help you to attach your stakes to your signs so that you will have permanent mounting and you do it without accidentally attaching the […]

How to remove tags and signs from plant stakes without damage

If you’ve purchased Plants Map stakes with interactive tags or signs and it was for one of your plants that died, you may want to throw away the label but save the stake to reuse it again for another plant. Removing tags and signs from Plants Map stakes is nearly impossible without damaging the label or […]

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 […]

Can I make changes to the Plantsmap tag or sign templates?

Our My Tags ordering system uses pre-formatted templates to make the ordering process affordable and easy for everyone. Therefore we do not charge set-up fees when using our templates. Any changes to the formatting of these layouts or to replace the Plants Map logo with another logo requires a one time customization fee of $500. […]

Can the position of the hole on a Plantsmap tag or sign be changed?

Can the position of the hole on a tag or sign be changed? No, we order only 4 blanks from our supplier and they come with a hole already drilled on the side for a tag or a hole at the top center on a sign and then tags and signs with no holes. We […]

Plants Map Help Videos

We have started a series of Plants Map Help videos on YouTube to show you how to get started using Plantsmap.com.  We are also cataloging them on our Help section here >>> Help Category > Videos Below are just a few of our Help videos to get you started: Plantsmap: Connecting People With Plants How to Sign […]

Can the plant tag QR code go to websites other than Plants Map?

Our tags and signs are created with an automated process that makes a qr code that links to your plant pages on Plantsmap.com only. We have built a system where we are very careful that those links are static and the links never change so the codes continue to work through our various site updates […]

Can I order tags for a purpose other than marking plants?

Plantsmap.com is built to host botanical collections with tools to document, map, and tag plants.  We have not built forms other than for plants, collections, profiles and events. Our goal was to make it easy and affordable to order customized plant tags and signs from your digital plant library hosted on Plantsmap.com. Our automated process […]