Google Lens - Plants

3 of the Best Apps to Help You Identify Plants, Trees, and Shrubs

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It’s amazing how far artificial intelligence (AI) has come. Six years ago, I remember looking for an app to help me identify plants. I was disappointed to find the ones in existence were either buggy or had a very limited database. Nowadays, there are multiple options that allow you to identify plants, trees, and shrubs from pictures taken on your …

Yellow Azalea - Wilmington North Carolina

Yes, There Are Yellow Azaleas – Grow Them in Wilmington

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Pink azaleas. Red Azaleas. Purple Azaleas. White Azaleas. If you live in Wilmington, NC, you’re quite familiar with these colors. They are everywhere and most obvious during March/April! These beautiful shrubs are a must-have for gardens in the South and the inspiration for the North Carolina Azalea Festival held right here in New Hanover County. Please note: All links to …

A bee and butterfly on a pink cone flower

Homeowners, Become a Pollinator Pitstop On the Butterfly Highway

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Pollinators play an incredibly important role in our food chain. Every 1 bite of food out of 3 exists due to a pollinator. The most common pollinators are bees, wasps, moths, butterflies, flies, and beetles, but the actions of humans are leading to a decline in their populations. Habitat loss, pollution, and the use of pesticides are large issues, especially …

Fireball Orange Deciduous Azalea from New Life Nursery

Amazon Plants Store Launches: Delivers Live Plants to Your Doorstep

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Plants have been available from independent sellers on Amazon for some time now, but the process of finding and purchasing plants is now more streamlined with Amazon Plants Store. You can order the plants online and have them shipped to you. We believe in supporting local nurseries and plant stores because small business keeps the area’s economy healthy, but sometimes …