Welcome forum: How do I post a picture/link from the database?

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Name: Marilyn, aka "Poly"
South San Francisco Bay Area (Zone 9b)
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Polymerous
Jun 11, 2014 4:37 PM CST
On various threads in the daylilies forum, people often post a thumbnail picture which is a direct link to one of the database photos. The thumbnail is presented as a boxed-in photo, and clicking on it will link you to that database description.

I haven't figured out how to do this. Any help, please? Thanks.
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Name: Marilyn, aka "Poly"
South San Francisco Bay Area (Zone 9b)
"The mountains are calling..."
Region: California Garden Photography Garden Procrastinator Daylilies Pollen collector Dog Lover
Moon Gardener Irises Heucheras Vegetable Grower Garden Ideas: Level 1 Celebrating Gardening: 2015
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Polymerous
Jun 11, 2014 4:48 PM CST
Oops duh I think I just stumbled on how to do it. It's the DB code associated with each picture in the database, right? Doh! Rolling my eyes.



Except that while this shows a particular database picture (and who posted the picture), it links ONLY to that picture, and not to the plant's database entry itself. So I still need some help there... (unless there is a separate db_x tag that links to the database entry, and one particular photo is always fixed to that).

Off to check!
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Name: Marilyn, aka "Poly"
South San Francisco Bay Area (Zone 9b)
"The mountains are calling..."
Region: California Garden Photography Garden Procrastinator Daylilies Pollen collector Dog Lover
Moon Gardener Irises Heucheras Vegetable Grower Garden Ideas: Level 1 Celebrating Gardening: 2015
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Polymerous
Jun 11, 2014 4:51 PM CST
Ok, I figured out the link to the database page...

Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Pink Fanfare')

But that gives me the page, not a boxed image which links to that database page... so I am still missing something...
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Name: Dave Whitinger
Jacksonville, Texas (Zone 8b)
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dave
Jun 11, 2014 5:02 PM CST

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Polymerous said:Except that while this shows a particular database picture (and who posted the picture), it links ONLY to that picture, and not to the plant's database entry itself.


Actually, look again. You'll see the name of the plant above the thumbnail, and that name is a link to the plant's database entry.
Name: Marilyn, aka "Poly"
South San Francisco Bay Area (Zone 9b)
"The mountains are calling..."
Region: California Garden Photography Garden Procrastinator Daylilies Pollen collector Dog Lover
Moon Gardener Irises Heucheras Vegetable Grower Garden Ideas: Level 1 Celebrating Gardening: 2015
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Polymerous
Jun 11, 2014 5:17 PM CST
DOH! *Blush*

Thanks, Dave...
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Name: Dave Whitinger
Jacksonville, Texas (Zone 8b)
Region: Texas Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Permaculture Raises cows
Beekeeper Vermiculture Garden Ideas: Master Level Garden Sages Plant Identifier Avid Green Pages Reviewer
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dave
Jun 11, 2014 6:29 PM CST

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I tip my hat to you.
Name: Gabriel
Minneapolis, Minnesota (Zone 5a)
Freezing winters, warm summers
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Cyclaminist
May 3, 2016 1:57 AM CST
Could the above-mentioned codes for images and DB links be added to the BB Code help page?

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