Plants Map featured in Fredericksburg Regional Business Magazine

Plants Map was recenlty featured as the cover story for the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce Business Magazine. The issue included stories on previous winners and contestants of the local business competition, Made in FredVA.  Click the link to find out where they are now. Cover Story: Plants Map tri-entrepreneurs spanning the globe mapping plants Full Issue: September/October 2016 […]

Plants Map E-Journal August 2016

August cover photo is Hollow-Stemmed Joe Pye Weed News & Updates New Help Videos –  We have started making a library of videos to demonstrate how to use the tools and features of Plantsmap.com. We are just getting started and working our way through our Help articles. More coming soon. Learn More: Plants Map Help Videos | Plants Map YouTube Channel   […]

Plants Map E-Journal July 2016

Hope you are enjoying this summer! Here is the latest news, feature journals, and highlights from our Plantsmap.com community News & Updates As new members of AmericanHort, several Plants Map team members recently attended their horticulture industry trade show Cultivate16 in July. To see highlights and new plants from the show visit the Cultivate16 Collection created by Tracy Blevins. Our […]

Plants Map and Land-grant Programs at UDC included in ROOTS publication

Our profile features writer Emily Freehling has been published in the Botanic Gardens Conservation International ROOTS publication (13.1 June 2016). The topic of the issue was on sharing science: getting the public excited about your science, daring visitors to think, and the ethnobotanical aproach illuminating outreach. Emily submitted a piece on Plants Map and the Land-grant Programs at […]

Resource Marketplace Launched

Many of you are aware that we’ve been working on building a new section of the site where you can find product and service providers related to horticulture and growing plants. We’ve been calling this the Resource Marketplace. I’m happy to share several updates on where we are with this new section of Plants Map including the launch […]

Plants Map E-Journal June 2016

  Welcome summer! Here is the latest Plantsmap.com news, updates and community features. News & Website Updates We have launched our next custom plant tab, the Rose Tab for rose collectors, enthusiasts, and growers. Learn more about the Rose Tab and other Custom Plant Tabs. We love to receive photos of our Plants Map tags […]

Plants Map makes it easy to order interactive plant tags to enhance the experience of any landscape

Just in time for the 2016 growing season, Plantsmap.com has launched My Tags, an innovative tool that makes it easier than ever to order interactive plant labels customized to your landscape directly from your own My Plants Map digital plant library. The process of ordering or making labels is typically an arduous task, involving either […]

Plants Map welcomes Emily Freehling as feature writer

We would like to introduce and welcome journalist Emily Freehling to the Plants Map team. Since November, Emily has been writing a series of Featured Profiles for our blog and sharing the stories of the individuals, organizations, and businesses that are using Plants Map.The idea was to publish a series of interviews that shows the diversity of users on Plants Map. What […]

Happy Birthday Plants Map: A look back and what’s ahead for 2016

Happy Birthday to the Plants Map Community! Two years ago this month, an idea born of Bill and Tracy Blevins’ search for ways to organize,document, and label the plants on their property launched at a startup competition in Fredericksburg, Va., and the world began to discover Plants Map. Plants Map combines the fun and discovery of […]

2015 Best Nine on Instagram from Plants Map

Our 2015 Best Nine on Instagram from Plants Map: The plant stories behind the Instagram photos! The following plants were our most popular #2015bestnine photos on Instagram from Plants Map.  All photos were taken by co-founder (and social media manager) Tracy Blevins. See their full Plants Map stories and photo gallery below: #1 Rose of Sharon – 8 photos […]