Graceland Cemetery Introduces a Plants Map Interactive Arboretum Tour

Chicago’s historic Graceland Cemetery is providing visitors a unique way to connect with its renowned beauty by using PlantsMap.com to provide interactive self-guided tours showing photographs and details about the trees in the park-like “Cemetery of Architects.” Graceland recently became a certified arboretum, and staff there quickly realized there was a demand for a digital […]

How Do I Estimate Shipping Costs?

We ship tag orders via the U.S. Postal Service.  Shipping prices vary with weight of the parcel in ounces or pounds and delivery location. To cover basic handling and materials, our minimum shipping charge is $10, and as shipping rates increase, we increase our shipping charge in $5 increments. So if, for instance, the USPS […]

Can I order tags or signs for things other than plants?

PlantsMap.com is mobile website built to host plant collections in a social community format. Our ‘data’ forms are to add plants, a garden or plant collection, or a user profile. An optional feature is the ability to order from your profile our tags and signs that a connect to your plants hosted on Plants Map. We […]

Can I map points of interest or other things besides plants?

At the moment our only ‘data’ forms to add points to our maps are for plants, a garden or plant collection, or location information for profiles. Examples of some profiles with mapped plant collections: Cossey Park Botanical Garden Virginia Big Tree Program Spotsylvania Greenways Initiative We currently use Google Maps but will also be implementing […]

15 Tips For Photographing Trees And Plants

For some reason, I woke up this morning thinking about taking photos of trees and plants. The thing that was on my mind was that I spent all winter waiting for spring to arrive so that the trees and plants had their summer clothes back on so that I could take a photo showing what […]

Can I edit and delete plants, photos and other information

es, you do have the option to go back into your profile, a garden, a collection and a plant form to edit and delete. When you are signed in and on one of your own plants, collections, gardens you will see an update button at the top to open into edit mode. All fields are […]

Celebrate Arbor Day Every Day

For me spring means Arbor Day. I always remember back to elementary school when a science teacher took us outside to explain to us the importance of trees. She explained how they grew, how buds and leaves worked, and why trees were good.  I also learned that day trees had names: Maple, Oak, Walnut! Our homework […]

How do I let others know my plant collection is on Plants Map?

After you create your profile on Plants Map here’s some ways to let others know how to find your profile, plant library, and botanical collections. Share your profile, plants and collections to your other social media accounts. Visit our brand assets folder to download logos, social icons and badges. Add a link to your profile or […]