Plant Tycoon is a gardening sim game where you nurture plants and experiment with increasingly rare and valuable species. The object is to breed and cross breed plants until you find the 6 Magic Plants of Isola and solve the genetic puzzle. You start with a couple of dollars, a handful of seeds, some soil and water.
User reviews: Positive (14 reviews)
Release Date: Sep 27, 2007
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Plant Tycoon is a gardening sim game where you nurture plants and experiment with increasingly rare and valuable species. The object is to breed and cross breed plants until you find the 6 Magic Plants of Isola and solve the genetic puzzle. You start with a couple of dollars, a handful of seeds, some soil and water. Grow plants, organize and harvest seeds, monitor your plants' health, age and maturity and protect your plants from dehydration and infestations. Sell some of your creations to fund your research, buy better supplies to use in your Nursery and purchase ornaments to customize your virtual garden.

  • Real-Time gameplay: new surprises every time you turn the game on.
  • Over 500 different species of plants to discover.
  • A wide variety of collectible insects to retrieve.
  • Dozens of different seeds to experiment with.
  • Prune and customize the look of your creations
  • Genetic Puzzle: discover which combinations will create the Magic Plants.

System Requirements

    • Supported OS: Windows 2000/XP/Vista
    • Processor: Pentium III 500
    • Memory: 96 MB
    • Graphics: 16MB of VRAM
    • DirectX Version: DirectX 7.0 or later
    • Hard Drive: 200 MB
Helpful customer reviews
11 of 16 people (69%) found this review helpful
4.0 hrs on record
Posted: July 9
I always wondered what it would be like to grow pot. Thanks to Plant Tycoon, I was able to realize the financial possibilities and explore myself during a time of identity crisis. Thank you, Plant Tycoon. I would definitely recommend this simulator to anybody considering producing illicit products as a living.
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
3.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 16
A LIFE CHANGING GAME MAKE SURE TO WATER PLANTS
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25 of 26 people (96%) found this review helpful
27.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 26, 2013
This is such a charming simple little game. It's a waiting game, but a game of this type that you just buy, and have, and there's no microtransactions maybe contributes to how peaceful and simple and charming it is. It's essentially a little garden that you tend, and check back in on periodically. You can grow plants, and sell them to buy fertiizer and seeds and other such simple additions, or improve your shop to get more customers.

But the cornerstone of this game is the cross-breeding. You can cross-pollinate plants with each other to make new species, and those species are created according to specific rules. The game within a game is figuring out what those rules are, so you can eventually create any plant you want. You end up really feeling in control of your virtual garden. It's a beautiful game and I love it to bits.
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14 of 15 people (93%) found this review helpful
43.6 hrs on record
Posted: December 21, 2013
Very simple yet fun game to kill time for whatever reason if you are bored or waiting for something. The plants also grow when you're not playing but you can at anytime on the menu screen make time faster, slower, or pause it if you happen to be too busy to play or free, whice is a plus for me. If you are not into relaxing or simple games, then I wouldn't recommend it.
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10 of 11 people (91%) found this review helpful
64.5 hrs on record
Posted: December 24, 2013
This game never ends . LOVE it . love making new plants.
IF your not patient then do not get. If you like Flower then GET! LOL
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
40.8 hrs on record
Posted: August 29, 2013
I love this game because i can play while i am working or do some other things :D
Just put the seed in the pot, water it and leave it to grow then sell it in nursery.
If you saw me play it for a long time, that might be i'm AFK LOL

ชอบเกมนี้เพราะมันเล่นตอนทำงานได้เนี่ยล่ะ
แค่ใส่ปุ๋ย ยัดเมล็ดลงกระถาง รดน้ำ แล้วปล่อยทิ้งไว้รอมันโต
มาตัดแต่งใบเน่ากิ่งเน่าออกแล้วเอาไปขายแค่เนี้ยเอง
ถ้าเห็นเวลาเล่นฉันเยอะไม่ต้องแปลกใจ เล่นแล้วไม่อยู่นะแจ้ อิอิกำ
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
37.1 hrs on record
Posted: December 23, 2013
I love this game, its very fun.
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2 of 5 people (40%) found this review helpful
0.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 28, 2011
By far the best game on steam after farming simulator. God damn what a game this is, you gotta plant the plants and you have to sell them and you have to catch the bugs well you do not have to do it but you can to have fun and it is a really addictive and fun game watching and waiting for the plants to grow you can masterdebate if you know what I say haha
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
18.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 12, 2013
kinda cool, bread plants, crush bugs, pretty basic, nothing major
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1 of 29 people (3%) found this review helpful
1.6 hrs on record
Posted: March 6
No. Just no....
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37.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 1
Very nice if you're looking to just relax and watch plants grow.
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