Duane Kemp, Multimedia Director, 3D Visualization, Reconstruction specialist, Alpha/Beta tester for various software and plugins, FB administrator
This plugin just made their public launch and you can check it out yourself at their SUPlants website here
I provide this review as an introduction to the plugin and share my "first impression" observations, providing well deserved compliments, constructive criticism and a few concerns, comments and questions about future development. It is in no way an exhaustive study of a long time tester/user but, of a newbie being introduced to the plugin.
This SketchUp plugin is using a proxy system of (Face Me components) instances containing 2D representations for SketchUp (keeping the model light weight) that render full 3D textured plants. Specific points about this are detailed below.