Gardening help can be one of the toughest things to come by. After spending hours on Google trying to figure out whether your plant needs more water, less fertilizer, more sunlight, or new potting soil, it's easy to get discouraged and give up on the hobby altogether.
Admittedly, there may be some truth to the conception of gardener as luddite -- after all, gardening is about getting down and dirty with the earth and you definitely don't need an iPhone for that. But when green thumbs and technology converge, something beautiful happens: Suddenly, gardening isn't so discouraging anymore. Here are the five best apps to give you a leg up in the garden, whether you're a newbie or a pro.More »