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!

Visitors to Plantsmap.com have free and open access to explore and discover plants, collections, profiles, resources, and events. Create a free sign-in to begin an individual profile and to add an organization profile.

Plants Map is a new community website that hosts plant collections to connect individuals and organizations based on botanical interests. Plants Map invites all organizations that want to connect with people that are seeking to explore and discover plants, plant collections, and landscapes. Organization profiles at the basic tier level are free and are perfect […]

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 […]

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 […]

Plants Map is a mobile website that hosts plant collections to connect people and organizations based on their botanical interests. Visitors to Plantsmap.com have open and free access to explore plant libraries and discover botanical collections created by our growing community from any device with website browser access. Profiles are free and do not require a membership or […]

Plants Map is not a scientific plant database, encyclopedia of plants, or plant identification tool. Our goal is to allow individuals and organizations to make their own unique garden journal of plants. Plants Map is about documenting your plant stories, notes, observations, experiences, and photos of your plants, gardens, and gardening interests or activities. Each […]