PictureThis - Flower Plant Identification by Glority Software is an app that uses AI technology to identify plant species seamlessly. All you need to do is snap a picture of it, and the interface will provide you with plenty of information, as well as plant care tips.
PictureThis allows you to identify plants instantly. Through a picture, it gives you the species, description, and tips on how to best care for the plant in question.
The app screens flowers, succulents, trees, cacti, and more, covering over 10 thousand types of plants, with a very high accuracy rate and tried-and-tested information.
PictureThis keeps developing with time, using its AI engine to keep learning from specialists and becoming better at identifying daily.
Easy to use
The beautiful, vivid user interface is easy to navigate and use. All you need to do is take or upload a picture from your gallery, and the app will instantaneously offer you a sheet of information.
Apart from the data, you'll get useful tips on pest control, disease protection, watering frequency and more.
The UI currently supports 9 different languages. Apart from its primary function, it gives you over 200 plant wallpapers to use on your phone.
Interactive and social
Moreover, PictureThis offers an interactive community of experts and plant lovers who can share tips and tricks that work in their gardens. The FAQ section contains a bunch of common questions answered by more knowledgeable users.
Pricing and deployment
You can use this app on Android and iOS smartphones. The first seven days are the free trial, after which, the app automatically subscribes you for a year. Unfortunately, many users had issues with cancelling their subscription once the free trial finished.
Flexible and accurate
This app is among the most informative, best-designed apps for plant lovers out there. While it may not be worth the subscription, as you can get a similar amount of information on free alternatives such as PlantSnap and PlantNet, the social aspect and advice it offers are unprecedented among this type of software.