Creating Event Pages on Plants Map






Posting Events – Plants Map organization profiles have the ability to create event pages to curate their own calendar of events section on their profile pages and promote them on our Explore/Events page. Use event pages to help promote your plant sales, workshops, garden tours, special events, conferences, webinars, and more. Each organization profile has their own ‘Events Section’ […]

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Announcing Event Pages for Organizations






Planning a special event, fundraiser, garden tour, plant sale, conference, or even a webinar? Organization profiles can now create Event pages that display as a calendar of events section on their profile pages. Visitors to your profile can see your most recently added events and ‘view more’ to browse or search for your events by date, category, and […]

Plants Map landscape joins the #GrowNow2015 Virtual Garden Tour






Recently Beth Billstrom kicked off a ‘Growing Now 2015’ series of virtual summer garden tours featured on her website More Than Oregano. I was invited to be the Week 5 Garden Tour and I have shared a few of my favorite collections and plants from my home landscape here on my Plants Map profile. Please […]

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 […]

Join us live from Chicago on #gardenchat! – March 16






Live from Chicago it’s #gardenchat! I am excited to not only be attending the upcoming Chicago Flower Show (March 14-22) but also attending a LIVE Twitter #gardenchat tweetup event on Monday, March 16. I will be tweeting it up (as @plantsmap) with Bren Haas, the organizer of #gardenchat, and others to talk about the sights, sounds, […]

Fredericksburg Earth Day on the Rappahannock – April 18






2015 Earth Day -Fredericksburg, Virginia Plants Map is pleased to be among the sponsors of this year’s 2015 Earth Day event at Old Mill Park in Fredericksburg, Virginia. ‘Earth Day on the Rappahannock’ is scheduled for Saturday, April 18th from 11am – 4pm; with a rain date of April 25th. This is a free family friendly event […]

IGC East Show – August 4-6, 2015






Plants Map will be an exhibitor at the August 4-6, 2015 Independent Garden Center (IGC East) Show in Baltimore, Maryland. The IGC East Show is the preeminent tradeshow and conference for independent garden center owners, managers and buyers that come to see thousands of new products and to meet with established and new suppliers. This […]

American Public Gardens Association Conference – June 2015






June 22-26, 2015 Plants Map will be an exhibitor at the 2015 American Public Gardens Association Conference. The 2015 APGA Conference theme is Watering Our Roots to Grow Our Communities. This year’s conference is June 22-26 in Minneapolis/St.Paul, Minnesota and is hosted by the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and the Como Park Zoo and Conservatory. Registration opens […]

AHS Spring Garden Market – April 10 & 11, 2015






Plants Map is excited to be participating as an exhibitor at the American Horticultural Society’s Spring Garden Market. The 2015 AHS Spring Garden Market is Friday, April 10 and Saturday, April 11 located at their headquarters at River Farm in Alexandria, Virginia. This is a great event to kick-off spring as one of the first major plant sales […]

Social Media For Nonprofits Conference on March 19, 2015






Plants Map will participate as a resource vendor at the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference on March 19, 2015 in North Chesterfield, Virginia. This is the 4th year for this conference and the 2015 topic is “Mobile Technology for Social Good.” The conference is presented by ConnectVA, a program of the Partnership for Nonprofit Excellence […]