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Purdue Perennial Flower Doctor

Purdue Perennial Flower Doctor Product code: ID-457-APP


$0.99/ Each

$0.99 from app vendor


You will buy this item from the Apple App Store. You must log into your Apple account for this purchase.

The Purdue Perennial Doctor app (which is part of the Purdue Plant Doctor series) has been developed by experts at Purdue University to help people better identify and manage insect, disease, and environmental problems they find on herbaceous, perennial landscape plants from anemone to yarrow, to name a few of the more than 100 commonly planted perennials in the Midwest. Landscape professionals and garden center personnel can use this app to improve communication with their customers. Information in this app is useful in the Midwestern and Eastern United States.


  • Identify flower problems by matching damaged plant parts to over 600 high-resolution photos.
  • Check diagnoses with detailed descriptions of damage and stages of problem development linked to each photo.
  • Get the latest unbiased recommendations from Purdue University experts on how to manage over 150 flower problems on over 60 kinds of flowers.
  • Search information by flower or by pest.

To see some sample pages, download this PDF file.

For technical support, email treedoc@purdue.edu.

Click here for the Android version.

Requirements: Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation), iPod touch (5th generation) and iPad. Requires iOS 5.1 or later. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

Size:190 MB

Language: English

Target Audience: landscape professionals, garden center personnel, home gardeners




Cliff Sadof, Janna Beckerman

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