Plant Science - An Introduction to Botany

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Plant Science
An Introduction to Botany

2017

If you look around right now, chances are you'll see a plant. It could be a succulent in a pot on your desk, grasses or shrubs just outside your door, or trees in a park across the way. Proximity to plants tends to make us...

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Catherine Kleier

In This Series

The Joy of Botany
Episode 1
The Joy of Botany
Plants Are Like People
Episode 2
Plants Are Like People
Moss Sex and Peat's Engineered Habitat
Episode 3
Moss Sex and Peat's Engineered Habitat
Fern Spores and the Vascular Conquest of Land
Episode 4
Fern Spores and the Vascular Conquest of Land
Roots and Symbiosis with Non-Plants
Episode 5
Roots and Symbiosis with Non-Plants
Stems Are More Than Just the In-Between
Episode 6
Stems Are More Than Just the In-Between
The Leaf as a Biochemical Factory
Episode 7
The Leaf as a Biochemical Factory
Photosynthesis Everyone Should Understand
Episode 8
Photosynthesis Everyone Should Understand
Days and Years in the Lives of Plants
Episode 9
Days and Years in the Lives of Plants
Advent of Seeds: Cycads and Ginkgoes
Episode 10
Advent of Seeds: Cycads and Ginkgoes
Why Conifers Are Holiday Plants
Episode 11
Why Conifers Are Holiday Plants
Secrets of Flower Power
Episode 12
Secrets of Flower Power
The Coevolution of Who Pollinates Whom
Episode 13
The Coevolution of Who Pollinates Whom
The Many Forms of Fruit: Tomatoes to Peanuts
Episode 14
The Many Forms of Fruit: Tomatoes to Peanuts
Plant Seeds Get Around
Episode 15
Plant Seeds Get Around
Water Plants Came from Land
Episode 16
Water Plants Came from Land
Why the Tropics Have So Many Plant Species
Episode 17
Why the Tropics Have So Many Plant Species
The Complexity of Grasses and Grasslands
Episode 18
The Complexity of Grasses and Grasslands
Shrublands of Roses and Wine
Episode 19
Shrublands of Roses and Wine
The Desert Bonanza of Plant Shapes
Episode 20
The Desert Bonanza of Plant Shapes
How Temperate Trees Change Color and Grow
Episode 21
How Temperate Trees Change Color and Grow
Alpine Cold Makes Plants Do Funny Things
Episode 22
Alpine Cold Makes Plants Do Funny Things
Bad Plants Aren't So Bad
Episode 23
Bad Plants Aren't So Bad
Modifying the Genes of Plants
Episode 24
Modifying the Genes of Plants