Read over 1,000 articles on how to care for your plants, watch demonstration videos, and even track your garden’s progress with a photo journal. And, with automatic reminders for when to water plants, this is a very useful friend for the green-fingered.
Gardening Companion, available for free download on iOS
Designed by the British Geological Survey, mySoil enables you to check the soil in your local area using soil mapping data from across Europe, from soil type and depth to PH levels and temperature, so you can see which plants will flourish on your home patch.
mySoil, available for free download on iOS and Android, www.bgs.ac.uk
Worried February’s frost will ruin your garden? Fret not, as this smart new app gets you online with horticultural experts at the click of a button. SmartPlant experts will respond to your queries within 24 hours with a diagnosis explaining how to look after the plant.
SmartPlant, available on iOS at £2.99/mo smartplantapp.com