Indoor plants are the newest Instagram trend that we鈥檙e totally having fun with this spring 鈥 I mean, who wouldn鈥檛 want to curate a chic plant *shelfie*and get creative with DIY planters! But while we鈥檙e all about adding a little green to our living rooms, we鈥檝e decided to take things up a notch and grow a few things outdoors this year too. Whether you鈥檙e a pro gardener or are just getting started, here are nine sweet gardening apps that鈥檒l help you add a healthy pop of green to your spring refresh.

1. SmartyPlants: This brand new app gives users a TON of information about practically any plant you can get your hands on聽鈥 all you need to do is take a picture of it. Once you鈥檝e added your plants to the software, the app will provide you with super handy care reminders to help you grow your greenery with ease鈥 including when each one needs to be watered, fertilized, and weeded.

DL It: Free on iOS

2. Landscaper鈥檚 Companion: This resource app is perfect for the techy gardener who doesn鈥檛 want to lug around a heavy textbook. With information on over 26,000 plants and an extensive search function, you can rest assured that your dire plant questions will be answered here.

DL It: $9.99 on iOS

3. GrowIt: If Pinterest isn鈥檛 fulfilling your gardening inspiration, check out this sweet free app. GrowIt is a great resource to see what other people nearby are growing and helps you find the specific plants that work well within your area and space (AKA the perfect plants for apartment dwellers). Heck, it even allows you to locate the closest garden shops to you for easy supply shopping.

DL It: Free on Android and iOS

4. Garden Compass: By scanning the barcode of your plant, this neat app will give you all the personal care instructions you need to make gardening easy. Along with a cool plant identification feature, if you choose to upgrade to a monthly subscription, you can make great use out of their Digital Care Calendar which gives you access to over 50 leading global horticulturists and the ability to digitize your entire garden.

DL It: Free on Android and iOS

5. Homegrown With Bonnie Plants: If you鈥檙e looking for a single gardening app to tackle all of your plant-related needs, you should definitely check out Homegrown. Not only can you easily track your plant notes and browse info on more than 250 veggies and herbs, but you can also access current weather predictions to make sure you鈥檙e giving your babies enough TLC in the blistering heat.

DL It: Free on Android and iOS

6. Garden Tags: If inspiration is what you鈥檙e looking for, you鈥檒l definitely find it planted here. This fun app allows you to follow expert gardeners to see how they鈥檙e outfitting their planter boxes this year. Plus, you get free plant identification and advise from REAL gardeners simply by hashtagging your question.

DL It: Free on Android and iOS

7. Storm Radar: No matter how hard you care for your plant babies, a single storm could wipe out your entire gardening season. That鈥檚 why we鈥檙e downloading a powerful storm app like Storm Radar that helps you keep an eye on the sky with high-resolution radar, storm tracking, and a handy interactive map.

DL It: Free on iOS

8. Flipboard: This amazing app curates news and popular culture stories for specific tags so that you鈥檙e always in the know on your current passions or interests. Basically, it makes it easy to follow along for all the latest gardening buzz without ever having to do a single Google search.

DL It: Free on Android and iOS

9. Perennial Match: If you鈥檙e looking to invest in a plant that鈥檚 going to stick around long after summer ends, you鈥檒l聽want to download this app ASAP. You can search for plants with filters like sun and water requirements and bloom season (heck, they鈥檒l even tell you if the plant is deer resistant).

DL It: $4.99 on iOS

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