One of the questions we are frequently asked is how to properly attach tree identification signs to large, mature trees. We interviewed a number of resources and we even visited a research arboretum that, believe it or not, actually studies this sort of thing! After soaking up information we put together a simple system that is durable, allows for the tree […]

If you have an inventory of plants and trees in a spreadsheet or a database, we can import that for you and create the plant web pages automatically. An Excel file or a .csv file is the preferred method for us to be able to import plant lists easily. Contact us and we can send […]

Plants Map started making interactive horticultural tags and signs in 2014. We now have signs in use in private and public gardens all over the world. Plants Map Tags and Signs can now be found in a new building marking indoor plants at Brigham Young University, in the Utility Line Arboretum at Virginia Tech, marking […]

Plants Map interactive tags and signs link via a QR Code to a unique page for each of your plants. Using your “My Tags” page in the “My Plants Map” section of your profile, you can customize the lines of text you want to appear on your interactive tags and signs and generate an order form […]

Plants Map connects people with plants by providing a social network of profiles with their hosted plant collections and information about specific plants that can be shared with others. We host your plant pages under your profile so that you can also share them to other social websites and create an engaged audience on Plants Map. […]

Yes, you can submit your plants in a list or a spreadsheet file and we can upload them. Here’s how: Sign up to start a free profile  If you are creating a plant list for an organization, create an individual profile first and then add the organization from your profile menu. Create your Import spreadsheet (see details below […]

The material that coats the aluminum plates we use to for Plants Map Tags and Signs has been tested by the manufacturer in simulated outdoor conditions and it has been designed to last for more than 10 years. The black coating has been tested to resist fading from heat exposure, UV and sunlight exposure and […]

We have a number of different templates from which to choose, so that’s a hard question to answer. However, as a general rule, you can plan on 30 characters per line. Of course, there are always exceptions. For instance, if you would like to include a name which contains a lot of capital ‘M’s, it’s […]