Setting a species name to a symbol used in the design is straightforward. Use the 'Set data to plant' option on the gCADPlus drop down menu.

Set data to plant

This calls the ADDPLANTDATA command.

Set data to plant Set data  This movie shows how to set a species name drawn from the attached plant list to a particular symbol.
 
Set data to plant Set data  This movie shows how to use all of the tools in the plant schedule group prior to drawing the schedule.
 
The figure below shows the ADDPLANTDATA command.
 
Add species name
 
Set data to plant
 

Use the plant list option for a quick look at the current species list. These are the species taken from the plant list attached to the drawing that have been assigned to symbols.

Qick look at list

 

Set symbol to plant species