This page is where you populate your Garden with Plants. You can also delete Plants from your Garden as well.
Clicking on the button will take you to the Garden Plants page. On that page you can work with the Plants in your Garden.
Clicking on the button will take you to the Garden page which has a summary of this Garden.
To add a Plant to your Garden begin by selecting a plant type from the column on the left with the heading, What Type of Plant? When you first arrive at this page the most Common types of plants are listed. Most times you will find the type of plant you want to add in this initial list. However, if you don't see the type you're adding it is in one of the other two lists. You select one of the other lists by clicking on the link Herb or Rare to find the plant type you want to add. Once you see the type of plant you're after select it by clicking on it. This will put a checkmark in front of the type and then activate the middle column so you can add the variety to the Garden.
In the middle column you will see a list of varieties that already exist for the plant type you selected. If the variety you want to add is in this list of existing varieties, just click on it to add it to your Garden. You will see it appear in the right column under the heading,Currently In Garden.
If the variety you want to add is not in the list of existing varieties you must add the new variety to the system. Type the name of the variety you want to add in the input box under the heading, Or enter a new variety of "plant type". If you want to add this new variety to your Garden leave the check in the box. If you want to add the new variety to the system, but not to your Garden, then uncheck the check box. Click the button to add the new variety. You will see the new variety show up now in the list of existing varieties. If the checkbox was checked, you will also see the plant appear in the right column under the heading, Currently In Garden.
Continue to add Plants to your Garden until you have them all entered. You can return to this page at any time to add more Plants to your Garden.
You can delete Plants from your Garden by clicking on the red minus-sign icon () in front of each Plant in the right hand column under the heading, Currently In Garden. You will be asked to verify the deletion since it cannot be undone.
When you're done adding Plants to your Garden on this page you can go back to your garden by clicking on the go back to your garden link. This will take you to the Garden page of the current Garden. You can also view the garden plants by clicking on the view the garden plants you added link. This will take you to the Garden Plants page of the current Garden.
This page allows you to add Plants to your Garden. However, the only information that has been saved for each of the Plants you added is its plant type and its variety. There are three other fields associated with each Plant. These are: the optional "Label" portion of the PlantName; the # of physical plants associated with the Plant; and the optional Description.
If you would like to edit these fields click on the view the garden plants link that will take you to the Garden Plants page of the current Garden. Once there you can select the Plants you want to edit.
You can add Notes to your Garden Logbook with the level of detail you require. These Notes may record specific Actions (ex. fertilize, water, harvest), Observations (ex. flavor and taste, yield) or general information. You can also attach specific plants and photos to these notes.