Growing Garden Trends 2020

We’ve selected our favorite landscape design trends, plant trends and consumer horticulture trends for your 2020 growing season.

Early Spring Fever Gardening Dos and Don’ts

Signs of an early spring are popping up all around us. But what are some of the dos and don’ts of early spring gardening? Tracy Blevins of Plants Map and Ted Schubel of Town Talk discuss tasks that you can get started on now, things to wait on, and other ways to keep your spring fever under control.

Plants Map E-Journal January 2020

PlantsMap.com January 2020 Ejournal: Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project, Think Spring – Groundhog Day, Bloom! Plant Mash-Up Contest, Blue Flowers, Preventing Winter Damage, Pruning Tips, Vegetable Garden Planning and more.

Plants Map E-Journal December 2019

As 2019 comes to a close, we would like to say thank you to all of our Plants Map community members, supporters, and followers. For our final E-Journal of  this year, we are including a look back at our 2019 featured profiles, articles, and other announcements. We look forward to another year of growing with you and wish you beautiful and prosperous New Year!

Are blue flowers a pigment of our imagination?

With the announcement of Classic Blue as the 2020 PANTONE Color of the Year, the search is now on to find a list of blue flowers that will enhance our gardens, landscapes and interior spaces. But did you know that a blue pigment in blue flowers has yet to be found as naturally occurring.