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 […]

Plants Map signs can be attached to 20″ aluminum stakes. Some public gardens that we work with have a method of putting the end of their stakes in a can, like a coffee can and then filling it with concrete and then burying the can. Believe it or not, we’ve heard of this method from […]

We attach Plants Map Tags and Signs to the metal stakes with an outdoor double-sided tape from 3M™. The material is crazy strong. We cannot remove a sign from a stake without ruining the tag or sign. The tape is made by 3M™ and is called VHB double-sided tape and made for exterior use and […]

The aluminum material is 4mm thick and it is about the thickness of a credit card, if not a little thicker. It is rigid and will not bend easily. The surface is a painted satin matte finish and is a military spec coating tested for 12 years to stand up against UV, chemicals, temperature extremes and […]

Displaying interpretive signs and tags in gardens can be done in many ways. We’ve designed Plants Map Tags and Signs to be used in multiple ways. The real answer here really depends on the specific plant or tree and whether or not you are using signs and tags for your own use or for your […]

Some organizations want to included mention on a tag the name of a donor, supporter, sponsor, or in-memory information. You can include a special mention on a Tag or Sign by using one of the available tag/sign fields when ordering. You can also include special mention information in the story of your plant profile and link to […]

There is no minimum order when you want a Plants Map Tag or Sign. You can order as many or as few as you wish at a time. Since the Plants Map Tags and Signs and particularly the stakes are made of metal, the cost of shipping should be considered when ordering in small batches. […]

Our average turnaround time from the initial order placement to delivery is between 10 and 20 days. We find that the proofing and approval process takes the longest time. If we can get correct information quickly we turn a proof around in about one business day. Once the proof is approved, we usually make the […]

We are often asked what is embedded in the QR code on Plants Map Tags and Signs. The QR code holds the URL to the webpage for the plant profile created by you under your profile on Plants Map. When scanned by a QR reader it shows your unique plant webpage and any information you provided. You […]

When a plant is added to Plants Map, the QR code is automatically generated using the URL for that specific plant webpage that was just created. Each Plants Map Tag and Sign uses a QR code that links to the web page for your unique plant. You do not need create your own QR codes […]