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Plants by Tinybop

  • iPad, iPhone
  • Paid
  • age 5+

About Plants by Tinybop

Discover nature’s wonders! Explore the forest, desert, and grasslands. Play and learn as plant and animal species spring to life in ecosystems around the world. Observe seasons, experiment with weather, see how creatures live, and more.

“If all apps were like Tinybop’s, we wouldn’t worry so much about our kids staring at screens.” — WIRED

Plants is No. 2 in Tinybop’s award-winning educational series, The Explorer’s Library. Each app lets kids explore the invisible and awesome wonders of our world. Kids develop STEM skills and science literacy. In Plants, kids play and learn about botany and biology, comparing and contrasting biomes, observing seasons, discovering the lifecycle of plants, and more.


  • Explore interactive dioramas of the forest, desert, and grasslands.
  • Fun, free play: conduct the weather, ignite a wildfire, burrow with barking critters, and more.
  • See how plants and animals interact in their natural habitats.
  • Spin through days, nights, and years to discover the seasons.
  • Learn about each biome’s lifecycles over time.
  • Learn new vocabulary with labels in 50+ languages, including scientific names.
  • Identify species with removable and affixable labels.
  • Original artwork and sound design.
  • No rules or levels—curiosity is rewarded.
  • Fun for the whole family—play & learn together!

FREE handbook
Our expert-reviewed handbook is full of facts, technology hints, and discussion questions to support learning in this app, in the classroom or at home. 

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iPad, iPhone



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In-App Purchases - No

In-App Advertising - No


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