Note: This is the first of 2 journal posts about creating and maintaining a tree inventory. There are numerous reasons to make a tree inventory. Starting with good tree identification and an inventory list, you can: Determine and increase the environmental impact of trees in your community. Improve the process of planting and maintaining trees. Assess the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Yes, at any time after you sign in you can enter into edit mode of a profile, organization profile, plant form, collection form, or event page and update the content and photos. Individual Profiles: After you sign in you can edit your individual profile by scrolling down the page and clicking the EDIT button. You […]

In preparation for the launch of the redesigned PlantsMap.com site in a few weeks, I wanted to share one significant update with you: We’ve significantly dropped the price of our interactive plant tags and signs. Why did we do that? When we launched last year, we didn’t set out to build a “plant tag company.” We really […]

Celebrate Arbor Day Every Day

Arbor Day is celebrated nationally in the U.S. on the last Friday in April each year. But for me, I think about celebrating and appreciating trees year round.

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 […]