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Landscaper's Companion app review: for the green-fingered

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Introduction

Landscaper's Companion - Plant & Gardening Reference Guide is a must-have iPhone and iPad app for all you green fingered fiends out there who are looking to learn more about various types of plants; in fact, more than 26,000 varieties are covered!

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I’ve always been more of the ‘wild’ persuasion, getting outdoors rather than sticking to my own garden, but I can definitely appreciate the value of an extensive resource like this so would definitely recommend downloading it if you’re looking for a decent gardening app.

Landscaper's Companion - Plant & Gardening Reference Guide

$9.99

Learn About 26,000+ Plants

This is a fantastic app that contains an extensive database of more than 26,000 plants spanning 17 different categories, including species found throughout North America, Australia, and the United Kingdom.

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Some of the information provided for each plant includes things like the water and sun requirements, as well as other tidbits like the growth rate, height and width, USDA zone, and so on.

A detailed plant reference
A detailed plant reference

Easily Find What You Need

Landscaper's Companion - Plant & Gardening Reference Guide also includes a built-in search facility so that you can find what you need very quickly, and you can narrow down your searches using filters such as color, deer resistance, bloom time, and more.

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Furthermore, you can add your most frequently accessed plant entries to your Favorites list for quick future reference, as well as sharing plant information and your Favorites list with your friends and family online via email.

Integrated search function
Integrated search function

Landscaper's Companion - Plant & Gardening Reference Guide

$9.99

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Access an extensive database of more than 26,000 plants spanning 17 different categories
  • Includes species found throughout North America, Australia, and the United Kingdom
  • View detailed information including the water and sun requirements of plants
  • Also provides information such as growth rate, height and width, USDA zone, and more
  • Use the integrated search facility to find the information you need quickly and easily
  • Narrow down your searches using filters such as color, deer resistance, bloom time, and more
  • Add your most frequently accessed plant entries to your Favorites list for quick future reference
  • Share plant information and your Favorites list with others online via email

Cons

  • There is nothing negative to say about this app

Learn how to grow various plants
Learn how to grow various plants

Final Words

Landscaper's Companion - Plant & Gardening Reference Guide for iPhone and iPad is a very good gardener’s reference app and I’d certainly go so far as to say that it is probably one of the best additions to the genre. 

 

Landscaper's Companion - Plant & Gardening Reference Guide

$9.99
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MarkBangs

Mark is an opinionated writer who loves to review apps. In 2012, he started reviewing Apple apps on a regular basis and wonders how he survived up to that point without these apps.