Make sure you grow your plants right. Gardening will be much easier with this collection of apps!
PlantSnap is a mobile app that helps you identify plants, flowers, trees, cacti, and mushrooms. Simply snap a photo of the plant, and PlantSnap tells you what it is! PlantSnap can currently recognize 90% of all known species of plants and trees, which covers most of the species you will encounter in every country on Earth. The app costs $3.99.
Download PlantSnap on iOS / Download PlantSnap on Android
Enjoyed by thousands of gardeners and landscape professionals world-wide, Landscaper’s Companion is the #1 reference guide to all plants including trees, shrubs, annuals, and perennials. Containing information on over 26,000 plants and 21,000 pictures, Landscaper’s Companion makes an excellent resource for the casual gardener, professional landscaper, aspiring botanist, or anyone looking for a simple, easy to use plant guide. The app costs $9.99.
Download Landscaper’s Companion on iOS
Leafsnap is the first in a series of electronic field guides being developed by researchers from Columbia University, the University of Maryland, and the Smithsonian Institution. This free mobile app uses visual recognition software to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves. The app is free.
Download Leafsnap on iOS
All the information you need to “grow your own” and enjoy your successful vegetable garden. Record your planting information and keep it synced on all your phones! The unique planting calendar shows what you can grow at any time – localized to your climate zone. Extensive plant descriptions and growing tips get novices up to speed. Easily add new plant varieties. Record planting dates, harvest dates, notes, and more. The app costs $0.99.
Download Gardenate on iOS / Download Gardenate on Android