The Green Planet

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, The Green Planet will reveal the strange and wonderful world of plants like never before.

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In United States: PBS

Episodes

Tropical Worlds

1. Tropical Worlds

59 mins
More than two thirds of the world's plant species are found in tropical forests, resulting in intense competition...
More than two thirds of the world's plant species are found in tropical forests, resulting in intense competition...
Water Worlds

2. Water Worlds

58 mins
The world of water plants is largely hidden but they are some of the most beautiful, bizarre and important habitats on earth.
The world of water plants is largely hidden but they are some of the most beautiful, bizarre and important habitats on earth.
Seasonal Worlds

3. Seasonal Worlds

58 mins
Seasonal worlds are dominated by relentless change. For plants to survive they must get their timing right.
Seasonal worlds are dominated by relentless change. For plants to survive they must get their timing right.
Desert Worlds

4. Desert Worlds

59 mins
Deserts are hostile to life. Temperatures soar and plummet and water is rare. Yet even here plants have found ingenious ways to survive.
Deserts are hostile to life. Temperatures soar and plummet and water is rare. Yet even here plants have found ingenious ways to survive.

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