Who was on the Natural Capital Plant Database in January, 2021?  6800 users from 70 countries.

Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Estonia, European country, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Republic of Serbia, Romania, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Venezuela,


Latest News

  • Over 2800 plants in the database!
  • India Polyculture Lists Added 2021.
  • Over 7000 users in October 2021.
  • Sam Thayer edible plant list polyculture added in 2020
  • Over 5000 users in October 2018.
  • February 2018 A new platform upgrade and more features on the way. 
  • October, 2017 Adding South Africa and Zanzibar species and common names to existing plants..
  • September 2017 We have over 4000 users in 70+ countries!
  • January 2016 The research team has added 300 plants and edited 400 existing plants. Subscriptions reach 2800 in 70 countries.
  • August 2015 Metric measurement option added to detail pages.
  • July 2015 NCPD hires three plant researchers to add tropical plants and expand the global species of plants.
  • January 2015 The Natural Capital Plant Database is featured in a video with Geoff Lawton
  • January 2014  -Paul is working hard to script in all the new plant entries for Spring access.
  • November 2013 - Acquired 6000 more plants for inclusion to the database for Spring 2014
  • February 2013 - Transfer of search and spreadsheet download functions completed. We are a go!
  • October 2012 -  New rebuild of plant database website goes online.
  • September 2012 - The new site is updated!
  • September 2011 - Natural Capital LLC formed by Ecological Gardens and SouthWoods Forest Gardens to upgrade, manage, and maintain the database. Database name changed to Natural Capital Plant Database.
  • January 2009 - Database training added to Permaculture Design Workshops
  • November 2008 - Database adds designer download option for automated plant lists.
  • May 2006 – Plant Database migrated to the Internet and hosted at the Permaculture Research Institute Cold Climate
  • March 2002 – Plant Database created in Microsoft Access