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The private life of plants. v.3. The birds and the bees

Author: David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Turner Original Productions.
Publisher: [Great Britain] : BBC, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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Discusses how ingenious plants help insects and birds discover their hidden pollen with intricate, brilliantly colored flowers. Plants are also deceitful with false promises of food or sex as rewards for transferring male pollen to the female parts of another plant.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Attenborough; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Turner Original Productions.
ISBN: 0780612256 9780780612259 0780612299 9780780612297
OCLC Number: 224183268
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally broadcast as a segment of the same series.
Credits: Photographers, Tim Shepherd [and others]; editor, Jo Payne; music, Richard Grassby-Lewis.
Performer(s): Host: David Attenborough.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; hi-fi, stereo.
Other Titles: Birds and the bees
David Attenborough's the private life of plants
Birds & the bees
Responsibility: by David Attenborough ; producer, Mike Salisbury ; a co-production of BBC and Turner Original Productions, Inc.

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Discusses how ingenious plants help insects and birds discover their hidden pollen with intricate, brilliantly colored flowers. Plants are also deceitful with false promises of food or sex as rewards for transferring male pollen to the female parts of another plant.

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