Dendron has special roles for members of its community.

Adding a role

If you'd like to credit someone for work, you can simply ask the contribution bot (contribution-key): @all-contributors please add @<username> for <contributions>.

Common keys are:

  • bug
  • doc
  • code
  • financial

You can either use the bot in the relevant GitHub issue OR in the gratitude issue.

You can see the list of contributors here.



Dendrologist are active members of the Dendron community. They play a vital role in helping new members get started and setting best practices for Dendron and its community.

Dendrologist help shape Dendron's roadmap and community standards. They also gain additional Discord super powers like creating channels, pinning messages, and other moderation capabilities.


Environmentalist are members that show their support by making monthly financial contributions to Dendron.

Environmentalist get a special Discord role, early access to new features, special channels, and other goodies.

There are currently four levels of environmentalist plans:

  • seed
  • sprout
  • tree
  • forest


Horticulturalist are members who have contributed to the Dendron code base.


A Taxonomist is a member who improved the Dendron documentation.


A Planter is a member who published their notes using Dendron

Bug Catcher

A Bug Catcher is a member who found a reproducible bug in Dendron.


A Seeder is a member who referred a fellow gardener to Dendron.