Automated plant species identification
by Technische Universität Ilmenau
With the free Flora Incognita App it is now possible to identify the plants of Central Europe automatically in a quick, easy and accurate way.
The identification process is intuitive: With the camera of the Smartphone a picture of the flower and the leaf is taken. The unknown plant is then identified automatically within seconds. In addition to the specific plant species name, a species profile page give you further information such as characteristics, distribution or protection status of the species. You can also save, export or share your plant observations with different social media channels.
Currently the app supports about 2700 species of the Central European wild growing flora.
The Flora Incognita app is jointly developed by scientists from the Technical University of Ilmenau and the Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry. Under the motto "Computer sciences meet nature", an interdisciplinary team from the fields of botany, computer science, physics and media sciences is working on a solution to make plant identification easier, free of charge and long-term available to everyone interested in plant identification.
We are continuously working on improving the app. On our project website (www.floraincognita.com/de) or on Facebook (https://de-de.facebook.com/Flora.Incognita/) we always keep you up to date with the latest developments. We would be delighted to receive your suggestions for improvement at any time.
- We cannot include ornamental and indoor plants in the determination at the present time.
- We can no longer support Android 4.0. On old operating systems the app will not work on some mobile phones.
Flora Incognita is a joint project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the Thuringian Foundation for Nature Conservation (Naturschutzstiftung Thüringen) in accordance with the guidelines for funding research projects to implement the National Strategy for Biodiversity.
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