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Garden Showcase: Garden showcase - some albums may not be appropriate?

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mygardens
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
(Zone 6b)

June 8, 2013
11:23 AM

Post #9551118

I have started an album and I know this is just being developed, but I just want to note some problems that may or may not have been mentioned. When I click on a flower in the plantfiles, on some listings it says "View this plant in a garden." However, I have noticed that instead of seeing the plant in a garden setting, many people are just making albums of closeup images that might be more appropriate for the plantfiles. Also, when you click on "View this plant in a garden," the search function brings up many unrelated photos. ie: I clicked on Yellow Wax Bells, ( http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/54273/ ,) and then "view in a garden," and received photos of yellow roses, yellow iris, wax begonias, Yellow Jacobinia, etc. and I was only on page one of six pages. Very few garden photos with Yellow Wax Bells in a garden setting.

The Garden Showcase feature is a great idea for seeing plants in a garden setting. Look forward to getting the bugs worked out.
Meredith79
Southeastern, NH
(Zone 5b)

July 13, 2013
6:24 AM

Post #9597309

I agree with you! I haven't been interested in it because of the things you describe. I also have had a problem starting an album. IT won't save my info when I try to add an album.
LAS14
Albany, ME
(Zone 4b)

July 16, 2013
10:20 AM

Post #9601131

I restarted this discussion in Dave's Garden. I do yearn for a "garden showcase," without having to plow through phtos of individual flowers. I don't come here anymore.

http://davesgarden.com/community/forums/t/1325404/

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