News Letter & Plant List


iPhone / iPad and Android phones

iPlantFile Pro App an ideal pocket encyclopedia on plants for around $10.00 

This is a list of plant Genera, Species & Cultivars contained in PlantFile.

Click to view a full list of the species and cultivars that are currently in PlantFile

Below is a short video on some of the trees i have come across on my travels.


Thursday, May 24, 2018

PlantFile Creator Visits Melbourne Polytechnic

PlantFile’s Peter Kirkland presents database features to Melbourne Polytechnic horticulture students
Peter Kirkland addressing Horticulture student at Fairfield

Horticulturist Peter Kirkland recently visited Melbourne Polytechnic to demonstrate features of his database PlantFile, which now covers over 3700 plant species.
Peter reviewed basic and advanced searching of the database, the generation of plant profile PDF reports, and useful tools such as a glossary and a list of pests and diseases.
Peter taking questions.
Creating a login on PlantFile enables extra features:
·         Personal Storage to save your own list of plants
·         myPlantfile Pro to create your own database of plants
·         Quiz to test plant knowledge
·         Ability to generate QR codes that link directly to PlantFile database entries
PlantFile is available on or off campus to enrolled students through under Databases A-Z. Contact library staff if there are any problems with access.
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