SGMPlants is a highly detailed interactive field guide to plants of the
San Gabriel Mountains near Los Angeles, California. Based on an interactive CDROM from Nature At Hand, this is large
app--over 600MB--has the most photos and
most detailed plant information of any iPhone guide covering this region:
- Over 1800 full-sized photos and over 800 thumbnail photos covering 258 species.
- Thumbnail browser lets you browse photos of flowers, leaves, and fruit, letting you quickly identify plants even when they're not in bloom.
- Powerful search function lets you find plants based on leaf and flower characteristics, blooming period, plant type, gardening requirements, plant community, and more
- In-depth description of each plant includes latin and common names, family, thumbnail photo, key traits for identification, gardening suitability, plant communities, fire and drought adaptions, meaning of the plant's name, related species, gardening requirements, and more.
- Dozens of pages of additional content on botany, gardening with California Native Plants, the geology and geography of the San Gabriel Mountains, references, and more.
- Plant descriptions and other pages include links to an illustrated glossary
- Includes bookmarks and built-in help.
Never forget your field guide in the car or at home again--this app is the perfect companion for you if you hike, bike, camp, drive through, or live near the San Gabriel Mountains.