Leafsnap Helps Nature Lovers Identify Leaf and Plant Species

By: Jana Pijak - Aug 18, 2015
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Leafsnap is a mobile platform that helps nature lovers identify various leaf and plant species. The interactive app is easy to use and will appeal to amateur and experienced botanists that are looking to learn more about the great outdoors.

With autumn just around the corner, there's no better time to examine fallen leaves and fresh flowers. Whether enjoying a weekend hike or walking home from work, users will be able to quickly identify plant species and save their findings with this intuitive app. The mobile platform is equipped with visual recognition software that quickly identifies leaves and other plants. The app works by capturing a photo of a specific plant and gathers info based on that image. The result is both fun and educational for nature lovers of all ages.