Don’t forget your plants this winter!

Imagine walking around your garden in the late Fall when everything except for your evergreens is now leafless and whole plants have retreated into the ground for the winter. How can you tell the plants in your fern bed apart or remember which of your roses was the double bloomer?   Plants Map Tags have a […]

How Long Has Plants Map Been Around?

Plants Map was launched in January 2014 and formed as a company in April 2014. We are continually developing and improving the website including navigation menus, social features, and enhanced user friendliness. If you have suggestions or feedback please use the Contact Us form on this page. Thanks for growing with us!

How to Scan QR Codes on Plant Tags and Signs

Updated January 18, 2018 While many phones now come with a built-in QR code reader, you may still want to download a QR code reader app for your smartphone or tablet to scan the tags. In this journal we cover several options for scanning QR codes. Know that the age of your device has something […]

What Are Accession Codes or Numbers?

We frequently get questions on Plants Map asking about the accession number field when adding a plant.  Accession numbers are a numbering system so that each plant can be inventoried individually. Imagine you planted a Dawn Redwood in 2013 and then you planted another one in 2014 near the first one.  In several years they […]

What is the best plant label, sign or ID tag?

As avid gardeners, Tracy and I have searched online for ‘best plant signs’ or ‘best plant labels’ and best ‘everything’ as it related to making plant identification signs for our garden plants and trees. We’ve been researching how to label our plants and trees for years! I bet you’ve search for this once or twice yourself! […]