Are you a nature enthusiast? Then PlantSnap is the app you need in your phone. The world is full of gorgeous plants and flowers but we can all agree that they have some pretty complicated names. Instead of trying to memorize each one by heart, you can use the PlantSnap app to quickly take a photo of the plant you want to find out more about and the app will run you through all of the details about it. This smart AI makes gardening a fun and intellectual experience and the best part is - it’s free!
PlantSnap is an application that allows users to take a photo of a plant and then leave it up to the app’s mechanics to identify it. Originally the app was available only by purchase but with the overwhelming success of it amongst gardeners and plant enthusiasts. The devs have released the application for free. All you need to do is sign up via your email or Facebook account. Then, you need to give PlantSnap your location access and you’re good to go.
You’ll then be directed into the camera of the PlantSnap application where you can now snap photos of plants. In order to get a correct identification and accurate results, you need to get close up to the leaf or the flower. You can also pinch or expand the image to center it and fit it perfectly in your phone screen. One the app identifies it as a plant, it will let you in all the results and alternative choices. You can then select the result and choose to ‘accept’ it or you can ‘decline’ the result. Once you’ve made your choice, PlantSnap will let users see the plant’s scientific name, category, origin and common locations. The location is a particularly helpful feature because then you can decide whether or not you can grow the particular plant in your garden or not. PlantSnap has a good UI interface but the UI can get a bit bogged down at points. However, the app does a good job a delivers a good percentage of accuracy. Some complex plants might be harder to identify but the accuracy mostly remains over a 40 percent.
This app is an educational learning experience for nature enthusiasts and gardening beginners who are trying to get their way around the planting world. With the touch of your finger, you can get all the necessary details on the plants around you. Here are some other great things PlantSnap offers: over 500,000 plants in its database and it can help you identify trees, plants and flowers by plugging the picture into the PlantSnap Database. You can also identify flower and plants with a powerful AI system that has the capacity to recognize at least 2000 new plant species per month.
You can save all the plants you identify in your collection as well so you can come back to your collection anytime. Plus all the flower and plant pictures you taken can be instantly uploaded on the web and in your phone gallery.
Apart from flowers, leaves and tress, PlantSnap can also identify mushrooms, succulents, cacti and more! All in all, PlantSnap – Identify Plants, Flowers, Trees & More is a complete package for botanical fans in their smartphones.
PlantSnap – Identify Plants, Flowers, Trees & More is one of the top apps in the Tools app category, which belongs to PlantSnap, Inc.. It's last update was on September 14, 2018 and it has been already downloaded +1.000.000 times. On the app store it has now 25.610 reviews. After you get to PlantSnap – Identify Plants, Flowers, Trees & More page on the app store, click install & enjoy it.