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Plants Behaving Badly
Plants Behaving Badly

Plants Behaving Badly

Take an in-depth look at the intriguing behavior of orchids and carnivorous plants.

53m 5s

Sex & Lies

Revel in the ethereal beauty of orchids and examine their exotic flowers, which are shaped for one purpose – to attract pollinators. Many use sex as a lure, impersonating a female bee or wasp.

53m 10s

Murder & Mayhem

Recently scientists have shown that many more plants are carnivorous than we ever thought. Welcome to the world of killer tomatoes and murderous potatoes. But even the more obvious carnivorous plants — sundews, flytraps and pitchers — are revealing new behavior. Carnivorous plants have featured in many sci-fi films over the years, but the reality turns out to be far stranger than the fiction.

Fascinating. Entertaining.

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