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iPlant with Brigitte Mars app review: a wild plant reference guide-2020



There are millions of different wild plants in the world. Identifying each of them can be an uphill task especially if you have no entomology education background. No need to worry though, as Lundgren Consulting LLC has managed to come up with a plant identification app, iPlant, that is packed with information on various wild plant species. 

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The creator of this plant identifier app, author, professor, and plant expert Brigitte Mars shares detailed information on plant etymology, physiological effects, medicinal and edible uses, constituents, and contraindications.

Wild plants are both beautiful and useful, but they can also be dangerous to some people. Use this wild plant guide app to begin your journey towards understanding and self-sufficiency. This truly is one of the best plant recognition apps out there. 

iPlant with Brigitte Mars


Get Comprehensive Guide on Wild Plant Varieties

iPlant is an amazing iTunes application that is fully compatible with iPhone and iPad devices. It is programmed to provide accurate information on various wild plant varieties found in North America.

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To ensure that users get accurate results each time they search for a particular plant, they are categorized in groups namely, edible, poisonous, and medicinal. In addition, the database is regularly updated to ensure that you will never name a wild plant wrongly again.

It is important to note that all the information found on this app is solely for education purposes. Hence, it is recommendable to consult your doctor before using any medicinal plant to avoid health complications. This is because some of the plants contain elements that can affect your current health status negatively.

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Features that make iPlant app the Best

It goes without saying that wild plants are both useful and beautiful as evident from their allure. iPlant app has incorporated a number of high quality pictures on each wild plant that is listed. The main essence of doing this is to give users a clear picture of the plant especially when trying to identify if from a crowd. Most of the photos were taken by professional photographers such as Martin Wall.

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To save time when looking for information on a particular plant, the app has a special search feature that allows users to search for plants based on alphabetical order. If you are only interested in photos, just click the “browse photo” to access the full database of photos available on this app.

More importantly, you can highlight some of the plants and add them into your favorites for future reference.

Unlike other similar apps that provide scanty details, iPlant offers very comprehensive details that would have taken your hours if you had to research for the same online. For instance, you will get details about the family, scientific name and entomology of the plant. 

It is also possible to share the picture with friends and colleagues though Facebook, the largest social media platform in the world. All you have to do is log into your account and the app will automatically upload the photo to your wall in seconds.

Plant recognition app requires iOS 13.4 or later and is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. 

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iPlant with Brigitte Mars


Pros and Cons


  • Contains information on virtually all wild plants that grow in North America
  • High definition images to help you make informed decisions
  • Huge database that is updated on regular basis
  • Great interface
  • Ability to mark some of the plants and share photos of the same through Facebook
  • No Internet access is required


  • All information is presented in English

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Final Thoughts

iPlant is an amazing app that you can use to get details on various wild plants in USA. The data is very accurate as it is validated before being added to the database. 

iPlant with Brigitte Mars

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Cherry is a hard-working writer and an aspiring web designer who can't go a day without using her favorite apps. She's always on the lookout for new apps and enjoys discovering ones that others have overlooked.