Green Industry Scholarships






Green Industry Scholarships – A list of scholarship resources for those pursuing degrees in horticulture, landscapes, plant science, environmental studies and more. If you would like to add a scholarship, grant or student funding opportunity to this list please contact us.  Note that deadlines are approximate and may be subject to change. College or University Awards […]

Lamberton Conservatory shines at the holidays and beyond






Towers of poinsettias and trees festooned with lights make Lamberton Conservatory glow against the cold nights of early winter in Rochester, N.Y.’s Highland Park. The conservatory’s Holiday Show, which this year runs from Dec. 3, 2016, until Jan. 3, 2017, is a popular tradition and setting for holiday photos. It’s one of the many benefits this conservatory, […]

Gifts for Gardeners






Daylily Tab added to Custom Tab library






The Daylily Tab is the latest in our library of custom tabs available to help maintain information for a specific plant collector.  The Daylily Tab was developed to help meet the needs of documenting and labeling personal collection as well as for display or reference gardens. It is also a helpful educational tool to introduce more people to growing daylilies. To […]

The Value of Reference Gardens in Conifer Quarterly






The American Conifer Society recently published, in their Fall 2016 Conifer Quarterly issue, an article submitted by Plants Map co-founder, Bill Blevins.  The article is entitled ‘Learning the value of ACS Reference Gardens at Virginia’s Gardner Memorial Garden.’   The article features the Al Gardner Memorial Conifer Garden at Reynolds Community College in Goochland, Virginia. […]

Plants Map featured in Garden Center Magazine Cover Story






Plants Map featured in Garden Center Magazine ‘New Tools of the Trade’ article exploring technology that helps consumers and retailers share plant information together. Garden Center Magazine Features – Cover Story: New Tools of the Trade Cutting-edge programs and technologies to help retailers improve their customer service, sales, branding and local connections. October 17, 2016 – […]