Six iPhone Apps for Gardening
Pocket Garden: This mobile application is for all those people who love gardening. This app is very useful for those who want information about growing a particular vegetable in their garden and the type of soil that will be required for growing that particular plant and it even helps them to keep an eye on the expected harvest date. This app is available in the market for $0.99 and if you are still wary about it you can try the free version before buying it.
Gardening: It is one of those mobile apps that are meant for amateurs who know nothing about gardening but need help. This app maintains a database of all the plants and along with it instructions on how to take care of them. It helps in identifying the type of seedlings and the average harvest time for each variant. You can also maintain a to-do list and keep a track of your garden’s progress. This app is available for $1.99.
Botanical Garden: This app is perfectly suitable for those who want to start a vegetable garden all by themselves but don’t know how to do it. This app provides you with tips on how to grow a particular plant and it has almost 300 different botanical high quality varieties. You get information on how to grow a particular plant and harvesting information. This is one of the popular iPhone mobile apps and is available for $5.99 only.
iPlant: This application is for those who wish to identify the plant type, availability, usage, medicinal value, and where it can be found - basically everything about the plant. This app identifies more than 300 types of plants and has over 150 pictures in the database, available to all iPhone users at $1.99.
iGarden USA: This is again a very handy application used when you plant a seed. It keeps your abreast about the progress of your plants and the estimated harvest date. It gives advice on the best planting dates based on US climate zone and where your phone is located. It is available for $4.99.