Plantum is an application for Android devices designed to identify different types of plants. You can use the camera of a mobile device or a photo from the gallery to search for the flora species.
It is worth noting that most of the options in this utility are paid and are available only after subscribing. There is a trial period to familiarize yourself with the capabilities of the application. Free account holders can identify only one plant per day.
At the start, you need to focus the camera on the plant you want to recognize and then take a photo. The application uses the power of artificial intelligence and its extensive database to determine flora species. You can find information such as names, places of growth, care features, diseases, and so on.
It is possible to create your own catalog of plants and add photographs of those that you have at home. The application sends reminders about watering, transplanting, fertilizing, and other types of care. In addition, there is a section with useful articles, tips, and recommendations from experts.
There is an opportunity to identify not only plants, but also fungi, stones, and insects. It is possible to look for wildlife objects by name and also use various filters. Moreover, the application allows you to determine diseases of your indoor flora. There are recommendations from botanists on proper treatment.
In addition, the utility offers various useful tools such as a weather tracker, an optimal amount of water calculator, a light meter, a flower pot volume meter, and so on. It is possible to create lists of recommendations and a schedule for your plants care. Then you can share this information with friends and relatives if you go on vacation.
- allows users to identify plants by photos, similar to Blosson Plant;
- there is information about care and diseases;
- you can read tips and recommendations from botanists;
- the app is free to download and use;
- compatible with current Android versions.